In adults, delay in surgical drainage of deep neck abscess is associated with increased morbidity and mortality, but there is no such association in children
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Is there a correlation between rates of complications after inpatient surgery and mortality? Background: Hospital mortality associated with inpatient surgery varies widely. Hospitals, regulatory agencies and payers have focused on reducing the rates of postoperative complications to reduce rates of mortality. Early recognition and effective management of postoperative complications once they have occurred may be equally […]