Novel Coronavirus Infection in Orthopedic Patients ; Report of Seven Cases

Document Type: CASE REPORT


Tehran University of Medical Science, Shariati Hospital, Orthopedic Surgery Department, Tehran, Iran


During the course of novel coronavirus pandemic ,Shariati hospital in Tehran , as a tertiary center in both orthopedic
trauma and COVID-19 , we detected 7 cases with definite diagnosis of COVID-19 and concomitant emergent orthopedic
problem.This paper represents considerations and special issues in managing and decision making in these patients.
Level of evidence: IV