Summary of scheduled procedures, swabs performed and main results

Parameter Value
Total number of procedures, n. 243
  Diagnostic, n. (%) 142 (58)
  Therapeutic, n. (%) 55 (23)
  Palliative, n. (%) 46 (19)
Inpatients / Outpatients, n. (%) 139 (57) / 104 (43)
Total number of NPS performed, n. 234
  Positive NPS, n. (%) 10 (4)
  Negative NPS, n. (%) 224 (96)
Postponed procedures, n. (%) 8 (3)
Cancelled procedures, n. (%) 1 (0.7)
Median delay of the postponed procedures, days (range) 25 (14–55)