Reducing social distancing could quadruple transmission – McConkey

first_img Google+ DL Debate – 24/05/21 By News Highland – May 24, 2020 Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Reducing our social distancing rule from two metres to one could see the rate of transmission quadruple, according to a leading health expert.Some minister raised the issue at Cabinet on Friday and it’s expected to be brought up again when they meet the Chief Medical Officer next week.The World Health Organisation says one metre is sufficient.But infectious disease specialist at the Royal College of Surgeons, Professor Sam McConkey, says reducing our guidelines could have a big impact:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/distancing-1pm.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Previous articleFour Leader programme projects announced for DonegalNext articleNI leaders say Covid-19 response is proof they can work together News Highland Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Pinterest Reducing social distancing could quadruple transmission – McConkey Facebook Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA center_img Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Google+ News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Twitter WhatsApp Pinterest Twitter AudioHomepage BannerNews WhatsApp Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programmelast_img


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