The GP picture guide to Greek coronavirus names
To help doctors struggling to keep track of the new Greek names for the coronavirus variants, a Melbourne GP has come up with some visual memory aids including a picture of the infamous 80s AFL footballer star Warwick Capper.
Dr Vyom Sharma has taken to social media to suggest pictorial representation of the variants, renamed by the WHO after months of deliberation about new branding for the virus.
Without further ado, here are Dr Sharma’s suggestions:
WHO has devised a nomenclature for variants of the virus causing COVID based on the Greek alphabet.— Dr Vyom Sharma (ethnic mum) (@drvyom)
But I believe we need pictorial representations too.
Starting with Alpha (B117 UK Kent) pic.twitter.com/mGReQBIBDr