Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on incidence and severity of acute appendicitis: a comparison between 2019 and 2020

Jochem C. G. Scheijmans, Alexander B. J. Borgstein, Carl A. J. Puylaert, Wouter J. Bom, Said Bachiri, Eduard A. van Bodegraven, Amarins T. A. Brandsma, Floor M. ter Brugge, Steve M. M. de Castro, Roy Couvreur, Lotte C. Franken, Marcia P. Gaspersz, Michelle R. de Graaff, Hannah Groenen, Suzanne C. Kleipool, Toon J. L. Kuypers, Milou H. Martens, David M. Mens, Ricardo G. Orsini, Nando J. M. M. ReneerkensThomas Schok, Wouter J. A. Sedee, Shahzad Tavakoli Rad, Jose H. Volders, Pepijn D. Weeder, Jan M. Prins, Hester A. Gietema, Jaap Stoker, Suzanne S. Gisbertz, Marc G. H. Besselink, Marja A. Boermeester*, SCOUT Collaboarative Study group

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Original languageEnglish
Article number61
Number of pages10
JournalBMC Emergency Medicine
Volume21
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 12 May 2021

Keywords

  • Acute appendicitis
  • COVID-19 pandemic
  • Complicated appendicitis
  • COMPLICATED APPENDICITIS
  • NATURAL-HISTORY
  • SURGERY
  • METAANALYSIS
  • DIAGNOSIS
  • COMMON

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