Real concern’ over new strain of Covid-19, says Scally
Dr Gabriel Scally has said there is real concern that if a new strain of Covid-19 discovered in mink in Denmark becomes dominant, then a lot of the work done to date with vaccines will be “for nothing” and their effectiveness will be reduced.
Use of personal protective equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic
This article provides an introduction to personal protective equipment (PPE) and looks at the latest guidelines in the context of nursing patients with COVID-19 in the UK. The current situation is such that the reader should continue to refer to contemporary guidelines because they are frequently updated as the situation evolves.