Going Viral: Episode 83

Going Viral: Episode 83


Going Viral: The 1.5m rule and other false assumptions about COVID-19 transmission


In this episode:


– The letter to the WHO… why the 1.5m rule is probably wrong
– Small droplet transmission (aerosol) travels much further than 1.5m and explains super spreading events
– Why so much disagreement on masks?
– What can GPs do?



Host: Dr David Lim, GP
Guest: A/Prof Euan Tovey, Associate Professor & Principal Research Fellow, Central Clinical School, Woolcock Institute of Medical Research; University of Sydney
Total time: 29 mins


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