Table 2.

Surgeon’s Responses to Survey Questions.

Question Yes No
Does the patient’s age influence surgical decision-making? 28 4
Does surgical experience influence surgical decision-making? 30 2
Does the surgeon’s personal views regarding surgical decision-making outweigh the current prevailing methods of treatment by other surgeons? 13 19
Does the geographical location (country, province, city) influence surgical decision-making? 23 9
Do non-financial incentives play a role in surgical decision-making? 3 29
RMMJ Rambam Maimonides Medical Journal Rambam Health Care Campus 2018 January; 9(1): e0003. ISSN: 2076-9172
Published online 2018 January 29. doi: 10.5041/RMMJ.10324.