COVID-19 and Disruptive Modifications to Cardiac Critical Care Delivery
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Jason N. Katz, Shashank S. Sinha, Carlos L. Alviar, David M. Dudzinski, Ann Gage, Samuel B. Brusca, M. Casey Flanagan, Timothy Welch, Bram J. Geller, P. Elliott Miller, Sergio Leonardi, Erin A. Bohula, Susanna Price, Sunit-Preet Chaudhry, Thomas S. Metkus, Connor G. O’Brien, Alessandro Sionis, Christopher F. Barnett, Jacob C. Jentzer, Michael A. Solomon, David A. Morrow and Sean van Diepen
Proposed Pandemic Stages to Guide Cardiac Intensive Care Unit Restructuring
Disruptive changes to care delivery as dictated by pandemic surge level and capacity impact. CICU = cardiac intensive care unit; CSICU = cardiac surgical intensive care unit; MICU = medicine intensive care unit; NATO = North Atlantic Treaty Organization; PPE = personal protective equipment; SICU = surgical intensive care unit.