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Table 3 Number of surgical procedures and operating room utilization at each centre

From: Postoperative outcomes in surgical COVID-19 patients: a multicenter cohort study

Center COVID-19 cases Total number of surgical proceduresa % of COVID-19 cases Mean time from OR entry to exit per caseb PACU care in the ORc Total number of surgical procedures Mean time from OR entry to exitb
  March 13 to June 19, 2020 March 13 to June 19, 2019
1 8 3960 0.20% 02:43 Yesd 7460 02:04
2 10 3153 0.32% 01:33 Yes 6586 01:24
3 1 2385 0.04% NA No 2590 NA
4 18 947 1.90% 02:53 Yes 2471 02:16
5 2 NA NA NA NA NA NA
6 0 601 NA 04:30 Yes 540 04:19
7 1 2637 0.04% 02:45 No 5555 02:11
8 2 7948 0.03% 01:36 Yes 17,847 01:54
9 2 985 0.20% 03:23 Yes 1437 03:16
TOTAL 44 22,616 0.19%e 2:11f 44,486 1:59e
  1. N.B. Cleaning and preparation data was missing for most centres. Data was produced from operating room administrative systems, thereby precluding producing any dispersion statistics
  2. Abbreviations: OR Operating room, PACU Post-Anesthesia Care Unit, NA Not available
  3. a Number of surgical cases includes all patients who underwent a surgical intervention, including patients with a laboratory confirmed SARS-CoV-2 infection
  4. b Expressed as hours:minutes
  5. c PACU care provided in the OR for all COVID-19 confirmed, suspected or high-risk patients
  6. d PACU care provided in the OR for all COVID-19 confirmed or suspected and during the first 25 min after extubation for high-risk patients
  7. e The 2 patients from centre #5 were excluded from the numerator
  8. f Weighted mean