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The Polish Society of Gynecologists and Obstetricians statement on surgery in gynecology during the COVID-19 pandemic

Rafal Stojko, Jakub Staniczek, Anita Olejek, Tomasz Rechberger, Andrzej Malinowski, Michal Pomorski, Mariusz Zimmer
DOI: 10.5603/GP.a2020.0101
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Pubmed: 32779164
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Ginekol Pol 2020;91(7):424-427.

open access

Vol 91, No 7 (2020)
RECOMMENDATIONS
Published online: 2020-07-31

Abstract

The publication presents recommendations on the performance of surgical procedures in gynecology during the COVID-
19 pandemic. The recommendations were prepared by the Polish Society of Gynecologists and Obstetricians, based on
current knowledge of SARS CoV-2. These recommendations contain the latest guidelines of scientific societies related to
the subject of operational procedures.

Abstract

The publication presents recommendations on the performance of surgical procedures in gynecology during the COVID-
19 pandemic. The recommendations were prepared by the Polish Society of Gynecologists and Obstetricians, based on
current knowledge of SARS CoV-2. These recommendations contain the latest guidelines of scientific societies related to
the subject of operational procedures.

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Keywords

gynecology; surgery; SARS-CoV-2; COVID-19

About this article
Title

The Polish Society of Gynecologists and Obstetricians statement on surgery in gynecology during the COVID-19 pandemic

Journal

Ginekologia Polska

Issue

Vol 91, No 7 (2020)

Pages

424-427

Published online

2020-07-31

DOI

10.5603/GP.a2020.0101

Pubmed

32779164

Bibliographic record

Ginekol Pol 2020;91(7):424-427.

Keywords

gynecology
surgery
SARS-CoV-2
COVID-19

Authors

Rafal Stojko
Jakub Staniczek
Anita Olejek
Tomasz Rechberger
Andrzej Malinowski
Michal Pomorski
Mariusz Zimmer

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