Official PPE advice finally changes after doctors' campaign

The updated guidelines have been drawn up by the government's Infection Control Expert Group

Updated guidelines on PPE for GPs in contact with coronavirus patients have been released by Federal Government.

AMA president Dr Omar Khorshid.

They encourage case-by-case judgements on whether respirators are necessary, based on the risk of SARS-CoV-2 transmission.

Treating multiple patients in one room, extended contact with suspected COVID-19 cases or seeing patients who are frequently