UK Head and neck cancer surgical capacity during the second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic: Have we learned the lessons? COVIDSurg collaborative

Shaw R.

CLINICAL OTOLARYNGOLOGY, vol.46, no.4, pp.729-735, 2021 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 46 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/coa.13749
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, EMBASE, MEDLINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.729-735
  • Keywords: capacity, COVID-19, critical care, delay, head and neck cancer, pandemic, SARS-CoV-2, surgery
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: No


Objectives The aim of this study was to evaluate the differences in surgical capacity for head and neck cancer in the UK between the first wave (March-June 2020) and the current wave (Jan-Feb 2021) of the COVID-19 pandemic.