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>Journals >Medicina Cutánea Ibero-Latino-Americana >Year 2004, Issue 3

López GMT, Guiteras C, Roura P
Comparative Study of Satisfaccion of Patients with Skin Cancer Treated by Surgery
Med Cutan Iber Lat Am 2004; 32 (3)

Language: Español
References: 14
Page: 117-120
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A comparative study of patient satisfaction: two groups of patients with skin cancer have been treated by surgical excision or by curettage-electrodesiccation. In this study, we attempted to know if there are some difference in patient satisfacction, focused on surgical modality.Material and Methods: The patient satisfaction has been studied by the focus group system and enquirement. Fifty-five patiens with basal cell carcinoma (low-risk) have been included: 27 have been treated by surgical excision and 28 by curettage-electrodiseccation.Results and comment: We have not found diferences in patient satisfaction treated by surgical excision or curettage-electrodesiccation. In both cases the patients manifest they are satisfied or very satisfied.

Key words: satisfaction, dermatologic surgery, skin cancer.


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