Scoping review: hotspots for COVID-19 urological research: what is being published and from where?
Liang G Qu, Marlon Perera, Nathan Lawrentschuk, Rainy Umbas, Laurence Klotz
WORLD JOURNAL OF UROLOGY | SPRINGER | Published : 2020
PURPOSE: Contemporary, original research should be utilised to inform guidelines in urology relating to the COVID-19 pandemic. This comprehensive review aimed to: identify all up-to-date original publications relating to urology and COVID-19, characterise where publications were from, and outline what topics were investigated. METHODS: This review utilised a search strategy that assessed five electronic databases, additional grey literature, and global trial registries. All current published, in-press, and pre-print manuscripts were included. Eligible studies were required to be original research articles of any study design, reporting on COVID-19 or urology, in any of study population, inte..View full abstract