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Mnemonic devised for COVID-19 diagnoses – The Flinders News

Victorian researchers have devised a mnemonic device for medical professionals to gauge the likelihood a person has COVID-19 before they are tested. Researche……

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Victorian researchers have devised a mnemonic device for medical professionals to gauge the likelihood a person has COVID-19 before they are tested.
Researchers based out of Austin Health and the University of Melbourne on Thursday published a paper in Plos One which assessed a cohort of patients at a COVID-19 screening clinic in Melbourne in March and April.
They used the patients’ reported respiratory symptoms and travel history to derive a model of variables predictive of a positive test.
These…

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