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Specific care for diagnostic ultrasound services during the COVID-19 outbreak - v1.2

Coronaviruses can cause different pathological processes, from a flu-like condition to the common cold, to severe acute respiratory failure. The new virus is a strain of the coronavirus family that until then had not been identified in humans (SARS-CoV-2). The virus is transmitted from person to person when droplets containing viral particles of […]

General COVID-19 infection prevention recommendations for clinics and hospital diagnostic imaging services

1. Minimize the chance of exposure: When scheduling examinations and appointments for routine medical care (preventive, elective) instruct patients to discuss the possibility of rescheduling, especially if they experience symptoms of a respiratory infection (such as coughing, pain throat, fever). If the patient needs to have tests, establish a screening and ask that […]