Portuguese Medical Association calls on doctors to boost coronavirus efforts

in News · 09-03-2020 11:20:00 · 0 Comments

The Portuguese Medical Association has called on all doctors to double up on efforts to tackle the coronavirus outbreak

The president of the Association called on all doctors to reinforce the response of public services to the new virus, asking those outside the National Health Service to help, including retired medics.

Miguel Guimarães said the new coronavirus is an added pressure on the SNS, which has suffered “great disinvestment” in recent years. There are now 30 officially confirmed cases of coronavirus in Portugal


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