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COVID-19 in pediatric surgical patients at 3 US children's hospitals

June 04, 2020

What The Study Did:This study assessed how many pediatric patients presenting for surgery at three tertiary care children's hospitals across the U.S. had COVID-19.

Authors: Apurva S. Shah, M.D., M.B.A., of the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, is the corresponding author.

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(doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2020.2588)

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