From the Surgical Outcomes and Applied Research Program, Department of Surgery, (Dyas, Carmichael, Bronsert, Henderson, Madsen, Colborn, Velopulos, Meguid), University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO
Adult and Child Center for Health Outcomes Research and Delivery Science (Bronsert, Henderson, Meguid), University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO
the Department of Biostatistics and Informatics, Colorado School of Public Health, Aurora, CO (Henderson, Colborn).
Received December 2, 2021; Revised January 4, 2022; Accepted January 25, 2022.
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Support: This work was supported by an internal grant from the Department of Surgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine.
Disclaimer: The authors of this manuscript and the developers of the Surgical Risk Preoperative Assessment System (SURPAS) have no financial interests in SURPAS. The American College of Surgeons NSQIP and participating hospitals are the source of these data; they have not verified and are not responsible for the statistical validity of the data analysis or the conclusions derived by the authors. Dr. Dyas and Dr. Meguid had full access to all data in the study and take full responsibility for their integrity and the accuracy of analysis. The funding organization had no role in the design and conduct of the study; collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; preparation, review, or approval of the manuscript; and decision to submit the manuscript for publication.
Presented virtually at the American College of Surgeons 107th Annual Clinical Congress, Scientific Forum, October 2021.
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Correspondence address: Adam R Dyas, MD, Department of Surgery, University of Colorado Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus, 726 N Revere St, Aurora, CO 80011. email: [email protected]