Mouawad NJ, Lin JC, Coleman DM, Simmons J, Kabbani LS, Cuff RF, and Mansour MA. The initial experience and response of vascular surgeons in Michigan during the COVID-19 pandemic. Vascular 2021.
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVE: The unprecedented pandemic spread of the novel coronavirus has severely impacted the delivery of healthcare services in the United States and around the world, and has exposed a variety of inefficiencies in healthcare infrastructure. Some states have been disproportionately affected such as New York and Michigan. In fact, Detroit and its surrounding areas have been named as the initial Midwest epicenter where over 106,000 cases have been confirmed in April 2020.
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