Yield of Screening for COVID-19 in Asymptomatic Patients Before Elective or Emergency Surgery Using Chest CT and RT-PCR (SCOUT) Multicenter Study

Carl A. J. Puylaert, Jochem C. G. Scheijmans, Alexander B. J. Borgstein, Caroline S. Andeweg, Annemarieke Bartels-Rutten, Geerard L. Beets, Mark I. van Berge Henegouwen, Sicco J. Braak, Roy Couvreur, Freek Daams, Hendrik W. van Es, Lotte C. Franken, Brechtje A. Grotenhuis, Eduard R. Hendriks, Ignace H. J. T. de Hingh, Fieke Hoeijmakers, Joris T. ten Holder, Peter M. Huisman, Geert Kazemier, Floortje van KesterenJurre van Kesteren, Kammy Keywani, Sara Z. Kuiper, Maurits D. J. Lange, Mark E. Lobatto, Arthur W. F. du Mee, Martijn Poeze, Elise M. van Praag, Jorit van Rossen, Hjalmar C. van Santvoort, Wouter J. A. Sedee, Leonard W. F. Seelen, Sarah Sharabiany, Nico L. Sosef, Marian J. R. Quanjel, Jeroen Veltman, Tim Verhagen, Vincent C. J. van de Vlasakker, Pepijn D. Weeder, Jochem R. van Werven, Nina J. Wesdorp, Susan van Dieren, Alvin X. Han, Colin A. Russell, Menno D. de Jong, Patrick M. M. Bossuyt, Jet M. E. Quarles van Ufford, Mathias W. Prokop, Suzanne S. Gisbertz, Hester A. Gietema, SCOUT Study Group

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)919-924
Number of pages6
JournalAnnals of Surgery
Volume272
Issue number6
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2020

Keywords

  • computed tomography
  • COVID-19
  • preoperative screening
  • RT-PCR

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