COVID-19 Publications of Interest

April 17 – FACS Local Resumption of Elective Surgery Guidance

April 8 – STS Adult cardiac surgery during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Tiered Patient Triage Guidance Statement

March 27 – JAMA Cardiology: Potential Effects of Coronaviruses on the Cardiovascular System; A Review

March 25 – Texas Medical Board FAQs RE: non-urgent elective surgeries, & procedures during COVID-19 Pandemic

March 25 – SVS Required/Elective Procedures of Several Institutions;

March 24 – STS COVID-19 Guidance for Triage of Operations for Thoracic Malignancies: A Consensus Statement from Thoracic Surgery Outcomes Research Network

March 22 – A Seattle Intensivist’s One-pager on COVID-19; A guide to treating patients with COVID-19

Handbook on COVID-19 Prevention and Treatment
The Handbook on COVID-19 Prevention and Treatment shares the COVID-19 experiences of healthcare colleagues around the world who have been battling the virus. While not covering vascular surgery specifically, the handbook is a useful general resource, with valuable information for providers and systems on the front lines.