Document Type

Article

Publication Date

12-1-2021

Publication Title

The British journal of surgery

Abstract

Patient's perspectives and changes in symptoms after cancellation of their elective procedures due to the COVID-19 pandemic were analysed. Most patients experienced no change in symptoms, but women and black patients experienced adverse impacts at higher rates than other groups.

Medical Subject Headings

Activities of Daily Living; Anxiety; COVID-19; Elective Surgical Procedures; Female; Humans; Male; Middle Aged; Midwestern United States; Pain; Pandemics; Patient Preference; Surveys and Questionnaires

PubMed ID

34611698

ePublication

ePub ahead of print

Volume

108

Issue

12

First Page

392

Last Page

392

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