Ian M Paquette
Affiliation: University of Minnesota
- Perforated appendicitis among rural and urban patients: implications of access to careIan M Paquette
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
Ann Surg 253:534-8. 2011..To determine whether rural patients are more likely to present with perforated appendicitis compared with urban patients...
- Outpatient cholecystectomy at hospitals versus freestanding ambulatory surgical centersIan M Paquette
Department of Surgery, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
J Am Coll Surg 206:301-5. 2008..This policy has been controversial because of increasing competition between ASCs and hospitals for low risk surgical patients...
- Patient and hospital factors associated with use of sphincter-sparing surgery for rectal cancerIan M Paquette
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
Dis Colon Rectum 53:115-20. 2010..No national studies have explored trends in the use of sphincter-preserving rectal resection, while accounting for both hospital and patient factors...