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Diagnostic Test Accuracy Protocol
Nurse-led service versus doctor-led service for preoperative assessment in elective surgical patients
Editorial Group: Cochrane Anaesthesia Group
Published Online: 27 JUN 2014
Copyright © 2014 The Cochrane Collaboration. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
How to Cite
Nicholson A, Lewis SR, Alderson P, Smith AF, Coldwell CH, Pace NL. Nurse-led service versus doctor-led service for preoperative assessment in elective surgical patients (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2014, Issue 6. Art. No.: CD011173. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD011173.
- Publication Status: New
- Published Online: 27 JUN 2014
This is not the most recent version of the article. View current version (09 DEC 2014)
This is the protocol for a review and there is no abstract. The objectives are as follows:
To compare the accuracy of preoperative assessment (POA) led by nurses with POA led by non-specialist doctors for elective surgical patients of all ages requiring either a regional or general anaesthetic. Our primary outcome will be the decision that a patient is fit for surgery.