Surgical services are preparing to scale up in areas affected by COVID-19. This study aimed to evaluate the association between preoperative SARS-CoV-2 testing and postoperative pulmonary complications in patients undergoing elective cancer surgery.

Preoperative nasopharyngeal swab testing and postoperative pulmonary complications in patients undergoing elective surgery during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic

Sharma N.;Figari M.;Garcia P. M.;Wright G.;Nardi C.;De C. R.;Ibrahim M.;D'Urso A.;Schneider R.;Murphy C.;Rogers A.;Peirce C.;Ferrari F.;Sartori E.;Bartolini I.;Petraglia F.;Tucci R.;Bassi C.;Salvia R.;Bianchini M.;Tartaglia D.;Urbani A.;Gennari S.;Bellanti L.;Lanfranco D.;Mandato V. D.;Giuliani G.;Piras A.;Rizzo D.;Campisi G.;De P. G.;Luglio G.
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Tropeano F. P.;Martinelli F.;Pasquali S.;D'Ugo D.;Rosa F.;Tudisco R.;Patrone R.;Ferrero S.;De M. G. A.;Rizzi A.;Baldini E.;Colombo F.;Madonini M.;Ricci S.;Incollingo P.;Marino C. L.;Canonico G.;Capezzuoli L.;Salvati M.;Simonelli L.;Carannante F.;Frio F.;Perrone A. M.;Pellegrino L.;Peluso C.;Aquila F.;Bertelli G.;Vescio G.;