Impact of the Affordable Care Act on elective general surgery clinical practice.


University of California San Diego, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Surgical Critical Care, Burns and Acute Care Surgery, San Diego, CA, 92103, USA. Electronic address: [Email]


The Affordable Care Act (ACA) dramatically changed the healthcare system in the United States. This study aims to analyze the impact of the ACA on general surgery clinic visits and resultant procedures.


Access to care,Affordable Care Act,Surgery,