Universal SARS-CoV-2 Testing on Admission to Labor and Delivery: Low Prevalence Among Asymptomatic Obstetric Patients

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Universal SARS-CoV-2 Testing on Admission to Labor and Delivery: Low Prevalence Among Asymptomatic Obstetric Patients

Description

During the COVID-19 pandemic surge in New York,several hospitals in New York City and Long Island began testing all women presenting to Labor and Delivery for SARS-CoV-2.

Date Last Updated (Year-Month-Day)

2020-05-27

Citation

Goldfarb, Ilona Telefus, Khady Diouf, William H. Barth, Julian N. Robinson, Daniel Katz, Katherine E. Gregory, Andrea Ciaranello, Sigal Yawetz, Erica S. Shenoy, and Michael Klompas. 2020. "Universal SARS-CoV-2 testing on admission to Labor and Delivery: Low prevalence among asymptomatic obstetric patients." Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology:1-6.

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This is an Accepted Manuscript for Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology as part of the Cambridge Coronavirus Collection.