About The Study: Using national data on nearly 3.5 million patients undergoing major surgery, researchers found the reduction in elective surgery case volumes during the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services moratorium on elective operations was not greater for Black individuals, Asian individuals, and individuals of other races than for white individuals.
Authors: Laurent G. Glance, M.D., of the University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, New York, is the corresponding author.
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