Going Viral: Episode 175

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Going Viral: Omicron – It’s not the end

 

In this episode:

 

 

– Rapid antigen test kits should be provided for free and an app to upload results both negative and positive
– Why the Omicron wave is not the end of the pandemic
– Stay on the look out for long COVID, especially in patients under 40 years of age
– Post-COVID depression, anxiety and diabetes in young people are a concern

 

Host: Dr David Lim, GP and Medical Educator

 

 

Total time: 48 mins

 

 

Guest: Prof Mary-Louise McLaws, Epidemiologist; Director, Immunisation Coalition; Professor of Epidemiology, Healthcare Infection and Infectious Diseases Control, UNSW

 

 

 
 
 

 

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