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Heart Disease deaths affected by tables

24th April 2007

Heart disease deaths affected by tables

fewer people die during major heart surgery when league tables are published showing how well doctors perform. A study has shown that the death rates drop when the public can gain access to relevant data on their operation.
Bham Post - 24 April 2007

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Article Information

Title: Heart Disease deaths affected by tables
Author: Anne Waller
Article Id: 2643
Date Added: 24th Apr 2007


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