By continuing to use the site you agree to our Privacy & Cookies policy

Friday ops linked to worse outcomes and higher mortality

People having a routine operation on a Friday are 24% more likely to die than if they had one earlier in the week, according to a report.

Get unlimited access

As a subscriber you will benefit from:

  • Full online and mobile access to news and opinion stories
  • Customised email alerts straight to your inbox (over 30 alerts available)
  • 4,500 practice articles in our archive 
  • Over £500 worth of CPD learning units 
or

newsletterpromo