Are UK doctors getting sufficient protective equipment against covid-19?

This Feature looks at what the latest guidelines on personal protective equipment (PPE) recommend and the evidence behind the use of different grades of equipment, from surgical face masks to full PPE.

SPS commentary:

Guidance on personal protective equipment (PPE) for NHS staff who are likely to come into contact with patients with COVID-19 has since been updated to reflect the fact that it is now widespread in the community. This was cascaded through the Central Alerting System on 3 April 2020.


British Medical Journal

Resource links:

PPE guidance update