Surgical care arrangement at the general hospital during the COVID-19 pandemic

Nakatis YaA1,2, Ratnikov VA1, Kashchenko VA1, Lodygin AV1, Mitsinskaya AI1, Mitsinskii MA1, Akhmetov AD1
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1 L.G. Sokolov Memorial Hospital № 122, Saint-Petersburg, Russia

2 Saint Petersburg State University, St Petersburg, Russia

Correspondence should be addressed: Alexandra I. Mitsinskaya
Leninsky prospect 127/4, k. 48, Saint-Petersburg, 198216; ur.xednay@2102traahsas

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Compliance with ethical standards: the patient submitted informed consent to treatment.

Author contribution: Nakatis YaA, Ratnikov VA, Kashchenko VA — study concept and design; Mitsinskaya AI, Mitsinskii MA, Akhmetov AD — data acquisition and processing; Lodygin AV, Mitsinskaya AI, Mitsinskii MA — manuscript writing; Kashchenko VA, Lodygin AV — manuscript editing.

Received: 2020-10-18 Accepted: 2020-11-11 Published online: 2020-11-29
Fig. 1. Layout of operating room located in the red zone
Fig. 2. COVID-19 screening pathway for patients in need for elective surgery. CRP — C-reactive protein; LDH — lactate dehydrogenase; PCR — polymerase chain reaction; chest CT — chest computed tomography; Ab — antybody