LEFO - Legeforskningsinstituttet

Institute for Studies of the Medical Profession


Are anaesthesiologists different?

Interesting patterns in doctor's mortality is discussed in an editorial from LEFO's senior researcher Olaf Gjerløw Aasland (Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 2017 Sep;61(8):874-875).
16. august 2017

Comment/editorial in English, published online 6 August 2017. Epub ahead of print, doi: 10.1111/aas.12939. Abstract is not available in PubMed.

The editorial is a comment on Ohtonen P, Alahuhta S. Mortality rates for Finnish anaesthesiologists and paediatricians are lower than those for the general population. Acta Anaesthesiol Scand 2017 Sep;61(8):880-84.

A full text version of Aasland's editorial is available to buy via this link (Wiley Online Library).
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