Every day the GPonline news team selects the must-read tweets to quickly update you on the latest frontline practice and conditions in the ever-changing coronavirus crisis:
Thursday 26 March
Wednesday 25 March
Tuesday 24 March
Monday 23 March
Sunday 22 March
Saturday 21 March
Friday 20 March
Much discussion among GPs on whether a chest examination is of value versus the risk of close contact with the patient. Full conversation on Twitter.
Action taken by the government to protect vulnerable UK drug supplies against parallel exporting.
Government bans parallel-exporting of more than 80 medicines used in intensive care units, including adrenaline, insulin, paracetamol and morphine, to protect supplies for hospitals treating coronavirus patients https://t.co/1PoNIjhVwc
— MIMS Online (@mimsonline) March 20, 2020
The first signs of hospitals in London creaking under the pressure of coronavirus.
BREAKING:— Lawrence Dunhill (@LawrenceDunhill) March 20, 2020
Major London hospital declares 'critical incident' after running out of ICU beds due to surge in Covid-19 cases
One senior director in the capital just told me - 'this is f**king petrifying'
Free to viewhttps://t.co/JtSzbumgxF
Many healthcare professionals have been asking to see the evidence behind the government's coronavirus strategy - now Sir Patrick Vallance has published it.
And finally a morale-booster from one great NHS team...
The spirit of NHS staff is absolutely astonishing ??— NHS Million (@NHSMillion) March 20, 2020
Please RT if you’re proud.
WE WILL BEAT THIS!