WHO coronavirus disease (COVID-19) dashboard.
COVID-19 guidelines for triage of gynecology patients.
Joint statement on re-introduction of hospital and office-based procedures in the COVID-19 climate for the practicing gynecologist.
|Testing parameter||Institution (region)||Range|
|A (west)||B (west)||C (midwest)||D (midwest)||E (south)||F (south)||G (northeast)||H (northeast)||I (northeast)||J (northeast)|
|Timing of preoperative test||1–3 d||—||—||2–3 d||2–3 d||—||—||2–5 d||—||2–5 d||1–5 d|
|Length of test validity||3 d||—||4 d||3 d||4 d||3 d||—||5 d||5 d||5 d||3–5 d|
|Minimum length of time to postpone surgery for positive test result||10 d, up to 30 d||14 d, up to 3 mo if hospitalized|
|10 d||28 d||14 d, 30 d if pneumonia||10 d||—||28 d||30 d||14 d||10–30 d|
|Symptom-based criteria to be met at time of rescheduled surgery||—||—||—||3 d afebrile, improved symptoms||—||—||—||1 d afebrile, improved symptoms||—||3 d afebrile||1–3 d afebrile|
|Requirement to repeat COVID-19 test after positive test result||No if <3 mo||No if <3 mo||No||No||No if <2 d||No if <3 mo||No if <3 mo||Yes >21 d|
|—||Yes >21 d|
|Date of most recent protocol update||April 2020||Sept. 2020||Sept. 2020||July 2020||Oct. 2020||Unknown||Sept. 2020||July 2020||Oct. 2020||July 2020||—|
- WHO coronavirus disease (COVID-19) dashboard.(Available at:)
- COVID-19 guidelines for triage of gynecology patients.(Available at:)https://www.facs.org/covid-19/clinical-guidance/elective-case/gynecologyDate: 2020Date accessed: November 7, 2020
- Joint statement on re-introduction of hospital and office-based procedures in the COVID-19 climate for the practicing gynecologist.(Available at:)https://www.sgsonline.org/joint-statement-on-re-introduction-of-hospital-and-office-based-procedures-in-the-covid-19-climateDate accessed: November 7, 2020
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