Abstract:Preoperative testing and evaluation for Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) has been an enigmatic challenge for the neurosurgical community during the pandemic. Since the beginning of the pandemic, laboratory diagnostic methods have evolved substantially, and with them has the necessity for readily available, fast and accurate preoperative testing methods. In this article, we provide an overview of the various laboratory testing methods which are presently available and a comprehensive literature review how various… Show more
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