Table 3

The mean values of the answer scores to question 3 in section A: the timing of the critical delay in patients who become inoperable between the first symptom and completion of assessment

Confused by chronic disease1.
Delay before consulting1.
Referral delay0.
Waiting time0.
Delay during assessment0.
  • Data are presented as n unless otherwise stated

  • *: difference between countries

  • **: difference between surgeons versus the rest