Top Medical News & Ideas This Week

By: MedicalSearch
04 August, 2020

This week: Unusual things we’ve learned about the coronavirus - Health on the other side of the pandemic - VR's potential as an educational tool in dentistry - and more.

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Unusual things we’ve learned about the coronavirus

As the number of people infected with the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus grows, so does our knowledge of how it spreads, how it affects the body, and the range of symptoms it causes. -


Health on the other side of the COVID-19 pandemic

In the face of forced lockdowns and social distancing directives, healthcare providers have had to rapidly shift to digitally accessible health care — any fence sitters have been firmly pushed to the digital side. -


Life in lockdown: ’It’s like a battle’

the Australian College of Nursing caught up with Jessica Balson MACN, an ACN Emerging Nurse Leader, to gain an insight into what it is like to be a nurse working in Melbourne during the city’s return to strict lockdown. -


Health workers' health watched

Researchers are focusing on paramedics and other health workers’ own health and wellbeing during COVID-19. -


Virtual reality's potential as an educational tool in dentistry

Virtual reality, which is broadly used in fields such as aviation and telecommunications, is now emerging as a teaching tool in the health-care professions. -


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