Description of clinical pathological concordance and patient satisfaction in minor surgery in a Primary Care centre

dc.contributor.authorRamirez Arriola, Maria Gabriela
dc.contributor.authorHunt Mohamed, Naima
dc.contributor.authorAbad Vivas-Perez, Juan Jose
dc.contributor.authorBretones Alcaraz, Juan Jose
dc.contributor.authorGarcia Torrecillas, Juan Manuel
dc.contributor.authorHuber, Evelyn
dc.contributor.authoraffiliation[Ramirez Arriola, Maria Gabriela] Med Familiar & Comunitaria, Dist Almeria, Almeria, Spain
dc.contributor.authoraffiliation[Hunt Mohamed, Naima] Med Familiar & Comunitaria, Dist Poniente, Almeria, Spain
dc.contributor.authoraffiliation[Abad Vivas-Perez, Juan Jose] Ctr Salud, Med Familia, Almeria Ctr, Almeria, Spain
dc.contributor.authoraffiliation[Bretones Alcaraz, Juan Jose] Ctr Salud, Med Familia, Almeria Ctr, Almeria, Spain
dc.contributor.authoraffiliation[Garcia Torrecillas, Juan Manuel] Hosp Torrecardenas, Med Familia, Almeria, Spain
dc.contributor.authoraffiliation[Huber, Evelyn] Ctr Salud, Almeria Ctr, Pediat, Almeria, Spain
dc.description.abstractAim: To describe the minor surgery (MS) characteristics in a Primary Care (PC) centre, and to evaluate the clinical pathological concordance and patient satisfaction.Design: Descriptive and retrospective study.Setting: Primary Care, urban health care centre, Almeria, Spain.Participants: The population were the patients belonging to urban Primary Health Care centre, referred by their family physicians or paediatricians for the performing of MS during year 2013, and who consented to the intervention. A sample of 223 patients was obtained.Main measurements: Variables analysed were: sex, age, locations of the lesions, type of intervention, clinical diagnosis, histopathology diagnosis, complications, and patient satisfaction. The data were extracted from the medical history, the histopathology reports, and by using a satisfaction questionnaire completed by post or telephone by the patients.Results: The population consisted of 53.8% males, and had a mean age of 51.12 years (SD 19.02). The location of the most intervened lesions was in the head (35.4%). Electro-surgery was the most used procedure (62.8%), with only 16.9% of the lesions being biopsied, of which the most frequent was fibroids (32.3%). The clinical pathological concordance was > 80% and the Kappa index was 0.783 (P 80% and the Kappa index was 0.783 (P
dc.journal.titleAtencion primaria
dc.journal.titleabbreviationAten. prim.
dc.organizationHospital Torrecárdenas
dc.organizationPoniente de Almería
dc.publisherEdiciones doyma s a
dc.rightsAttribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International
dc.rights.accessRightsopen access
dc.subjectMinor surgery
dc.subjectPrimary care
dc.subjectClinical pathological concordance
dc.subjectPatient satisfaction
dc.titleDescription of clinical pathological concordance and patient satisfaction in minor surgery in a Primary Care centre
dc.typeresearch article