29 June 2020

Going Viral: Melbourne must use more masks

Clinical COVID-19

A one-stop source of coronavirus information for you and your patients as this rapidly evolving crisis unfolds.

In this episode:

– The WHO’s shifting messaging about masks is not evidence based
– N95 masks > surgical masks >>cloth masks >>> no mask
– COVID-19 is MORE airborne than SARS1 or MERS
– The role of the GP in helping people understand the social contract

Host: Dr David Lim, GP
Guest: Prof Raina MacIntyre, Head of Biosecurity, UNSW Kirby Institute
Total time: 23 mins

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