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Table 5 PPE supply and utilization

From: Emergency general surgery in Italy during the COVID-19 outbreak: first survey from the real life

  NumberPercent
Institutional measures for visitorsYes71100
No00
Institutional measures for patientsYes71100
No00
Institutional measures for surgeonsYes5070.4
No2129.6
Swabs on operated patientsYes, all operated patients1115.5
Nobody1216.9
Only for symptomatic4867.6
Swabs on surgeonsYes, all surgeons79.8
Nobody912.7
Only for symptomatic5577.5
Advanced PPE for professionals in OR during surgeryYes, all cases912.7
Never2230.9
Only for documented COVID+ pts4056.3
Measures to reduce the dispersion of biological aerosol during MISYes2535.2
No4664.8
Only for documented COVID+ pts00
  1. MIS minimally invasive surgery