Tag: Canada

1. After adjusting for risk factors associated with survival, Canadian patients had a median age of survival that was 10 years greater than in the United States. 2. The authors hypothesized that differential access to transplantation, increased post-transplant survival, and differences in health care systems may partially explain the Canadian...
Image: PD 1. Rates of perforated appendicitis in Canada are lower than publicly or noninsured US children, but higher than privately insured US children; Canadian children have higher rate of misdiagnosis of perforated appendix. 2. Children under age 5 and children with perforated appendicitis in Canada have better outcomes than US...