Going Viral: Episode 81


Going Viral: COVID-19 Tests – Cases and Practice Tips


In this episode:


– Case 1: Mild/moderate symptoms, first COVID-19 test is negative, when should the next test be done?
– Case 2: Very mild symptoms, positive COVID-19 test, what next?
– Case 3: Contact with confirmed COVID-19 case, asymptomatic, should they be tested, any other action?
– How accurate are the global figures for confirmed cases? Any new tests on the horizon?



Host: Dr David Lim, GP
Guest: Dr Michael Wehrhahn, Clinical Microbiologist and Infectious Disease Physician, Douglass Hanly Moir Pathology.
Total time: 17 mins


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