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Patient safety associated with the surgical treatment of bone and soft tissue tumours during the COVID-19 pandemic—results from an observational study at the Oxford Sarcoma Service

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Deferring cancer surgery can have profound adverse effects including patient mortality. During the COVID-19 pandemic, departmental reorganisation and adherence to evolving guidelines enabled provision of uninterrupted surgical care to patients with bone and soft tissue tumours (BST) in need of surgery. We reviewed the outcomes of surgeries on BST during the first two months of the pandemic at one of the tertiary BST centres in the UK.

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1007/s00264-020-04736-1

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0003-0378-7411
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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Physiology Anatomy & Genetics
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Publisher:
Springer Publisher's website
Journal:
International Orthopaedics Journal website
Volume:
44
Issue:
9
Pages:
1853–1858
Publication date:
2020-07-29
Acceptance date:
2020-07-14
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EISSN:
1432-5195
ISSN:
0341-2695
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1124883
Local pid:
pubs:1124883
Deposit date:
2020-08-10

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