Big Data Study released in USA
Deltex Medical announce the online publication of a Big Data study of variation in fluid management during surgery in the USA.
The study analyses data within the Premier Research Database on circa 650,000 patients in approximately 500 US hospitals undergoing rectal, colonic and hip/knee surgery. The study, supported by Deltex Medical as part of its research collaboration with Premier Inc, has been published online ahead of print in the authoritative Annals of Surgery.
A summary of the paper can be found here.