Articles by Author: Phillipe Pendeville

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  1. Economic and psychological burden of scheduled surgery cancellation in a sub-Saharan country (Burkina Faso)

    Economic and psychological burden of scheduled surgery cancellation in a sub-Saharan country (Burkina Faso)

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia
    Background: Cancellation of scheduled surgery creates a financial burden for hospitals, caregivers and patients. Cancellation causes emotional stress, which impacts on outcomes. In poor countries where the adequacy of healthcare is limited, the ethical dilemma created by scheduled surgery cancellation...
  2. Cancellation of elective surgical procedures in the university teaching hospital center Yalgado Ouedraogo in Burkina Faso: incidence, reasons and proposals for improvement

    Cancellation of elective surgical procedures in the university teaching hospital center Yalgado Ouedraogo in Burkina Faso: incidence, reasons and proposals for improvement

    Item type: Journal Article • Journal: Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia
    Background: Cancellation of scheduled surgery leads to operating theatre under-occupancy and is recognised as a major cause of emotional trauma to patients and their families. This study aimed to assess the incidence of elective surgery cancellation in order to make...