Covid-19: Experts divide into two camps of action—shielding versus blanket policies

@article{Wise2020Covid19ED,
  title={Covid-19: Experts divide into two camps of action—shielding versus blanket policies},
  author={Jacqui Wise},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={2020},
  volume={370}
}
  • J. Wise
  • Published 21 September 2020
  • Medicine, Political Science
  • BMJ
Two open letters sent to the UK’s four chief medical officers signal the polarisation of opinion among medical professionals over how the government should tackle the emerging “second wave” of covid-19. One group of doctors and academics is calling for segmentation and shielding of the most vulnerable groups of people rather than local or national lockdown measures. However, another group says that the government should continue efforts to suppress the virus across the entire population… 
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