Document Type: SHORT COMMUNICATION

Authors

Department of Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery, Shariati Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

Abstract

The first pandemic of the coronavirus family was caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARSCoV-
2) in late 2019. As a result of the pandemic critical condition, specialized orthopedic services were obviously
affected. To respond properly, we initiated a series of strategic measures, aiming at the safety of staff, minimizing the
exposure, and prevention of possible disruption in providing services.
Level of evidence: V

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