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Orthopedic Surgery—Levels of Urgency for Orthopaedic Procedures: Reliability and Adoption of a Consensus-driven Classification

Posted December 11, 2020 | Published in Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

The authors write that, “An orthopaedic surgery-specific prioritization schema [during COVID-19] with proven reliability is lacking. The primary aim of this study was to assess the reliability of a newly developed prioritization list used for the phased reinstatement of orthopaedic surgical procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic.” Read the article.

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