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ea0005p158 | Endocrine Tumours and Neoplasia | BES2003

Retrospective audit of care of patients undergoing pituitary surgery in Plymouth

Wotherspoon F , Dyer R , Pobereskin L

BACKGROUND: An audit of facilities and medical and surgical care based on the 1997 Royal College of Physicians and Society for Endocrinology guidelines for the management of pituitary tumours was carried out in the South West in 2001. We present the results for patients referred to one specialist pituitary surgeon in Plymouth.METHODS: 1. A questionnaire was sent to each endocrinology department covering staff resources, facilities for investigations and the process of care...