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PHLN evidence review on the utility of COVID-19 testing to reduce the 14-day quarantine period

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Publication date: 
9 July 2020
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Intended audience: 
Health sector

A document from the Public Health Laboratory Network (PHLN) that looked at whether testing protocols for SARS-CoV-2 could be used to reduce the length of the quarantine period. It found the 14-day quarantine period should remain in place. 

Read the Australian Health Protection Principal Committee's statement on this issue