Coronavirus (COVID-19) information about the use of personal protective equipment (PPE) during clinical care

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Publication date: 
9 February 2020
Last updated: 
18 February 2020
Publication type: 
Fact Sheet
Intended audience: 
Health sector

This information sheet includes:

  • general guidance
  • clinical examination of a quarantinable patient
  • precautions for patients with mild or no respiratory symptoms
  • precautions for patients with severe symptoms suggestive of pneumonia
  • aerosol-generating procedures
  • where can I get more information?