Academic clinical fellow in primary care at the Population Health Research Institute, St George's University of London
Location London, United Kingdom
There have been many thought-provoking responses to this. Most people have highlighted the need to practice social distancing (also called physical distancing) to break the chain of transmission, take good infection prevention and control measures
and inform our communities that tackling COVID-19 is everyone's responsibility.
Many thanks for your thoughtful and engaging responses to this discussion. There are a lot of similarities between countries and also inevitably some differences. As we begin to understand more about COVID-19 some aspects of the guidelines will need to be updated, but the principles of management such as good infection prevention and control...
Thank you, Judith. Eye protection (goggles or visors) is recommended and it is part of personal protective equipment for GPs. Please look at our PPE section for this week. Also, the BMJ article and infographic is updated today. We have uploaded the latest infographic from our BMJ article.