The impact of COVID-19 in the elderly and in care homes

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Strain, David
Format: eBook
Published: London Henry Stewart Talks 2020, 2020
Series:Research and clinical interviews
Online Access:
Collection: Henry Stewart Talks - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Contents: COVID-19 disease outcomes in elderly compared to younger adults
  • Extent of the problem in the elderly
  • Other factors contributing to the complications of COVID-19 in care homes
  • Steps taken by care homes’ staff to mitigate impact of the virus
  • Steps the home residents can take to help avoid SARS-2 outbreaks
  • Treatment guidelines for suspected cases
  • Safety guidelines for care home medical staff and outside visitors