Ann Plast Surg 2021 Mar 24. Epub 2021 Mar 24.
From the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center University Medical Center, Lubbock, TX Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA Indiana Hand Center, Indianapolis, IN The Buncke Clinic, San Francisco, CA Orthopaedic Surgery, Cleveland Clinic of Florida, Weston, FL Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM Washington Nerve Institute, McLean, VA.
Abstract: Events causing acute stress to the health care system, such as the COVID-19 pandemic, place clinical decisions under increased scrutiny. The priority and timing of surgical procedures are critically evaluated under these conditions, yet the optimal timing of procedures is a key consideration in any clinical setting. There is currently no single article consolidating a large body of current evidence on timing of nerve surgery. Read More