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​GPs go forth: Has the Government's strategy put GPs at risk?

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I agree that health and care workers should have adequate PPE, but is there any evidence that fluid resistant masks offer much protection to the wearer. In discussion around the wearing of masks in public, the view seems to be that they afford some protection to others but that they do not give much benefit to the wearer. In that case, are we wearing masks to protect our patients (which is good, obviously)but is it increasing our safety - if so - by how much - is there any research on this?

Posted date

29 Apr 2020

Posted time

6:20pm

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