Released 3/30/2020 - this document will continue to be updated as needed. Recently, SAGES in conjunction with EAES, published guidelines for surgeons concerning the use of laparoscopy during the current COVID-19 pandemic. We recognize that during this time of challenge to resources and personnel, every surgeon and institution is providing the very best care it can [...]
The publication is accompanied by a very useful summary entitled: Resources on Smoke & Gas Evacuation During Open, Laparoscopic and Endoscopic Procedures.
Released 3/30/2020 Note: these recommendations are subject to change and update. EAES and SAGES are committed to the protection and care of patients, their surgeons and staff, and all who are served by the medical community at large. We are making these recommendations based on best available evidence and expert opinion from the global surgical [...]
Read the recommendations from the Spanish Society of Surgery / Working Group AEC - COVID-19
Read the full paper: 23 03 2020 CircuitCOVID 19_blocV2.pdf.pdf
Read the full paper: COVID 19: Elective Case Triage Guidelines for Surgical Care
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