Two-thirds of doctors fear they will infect family members with COVID-19 amid PPE shortages

There is widespread alarm about adequate PPE across the profession, the Avant survey finds

Over 60% of doctors fear they will infect their families with COVID-19 as a result of their clinical work.

The results of a survey of over 4500 doctors once again exposed the concerns over access to adequate PPE, with the majority of respondents saying that their workplace lacks sufficient supplies to safely deal with the pandemic threat over the coming month.

Conducted by medical defence organisation Avant last week, the member survey also triggered 3000 comments from doctors across all