References and Additional Reading


1) Timeline of WHO’s response to COVID-19-

2) Coronaviridae Study Group of the International Committee on Taxonomy of Viruses. The species Severe acute respiratory syndrome-related coronavirus: classifying 2019-nCoV and naming it SARS-CoV-2. Nat Microbiol. 2020;5(4):536-544. doi:10.1038/s41564-020-0695-z

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7) Qin C, Liu F, Yen T-C, Lan X. 18F-FDG PET/CT findings of COVID-19: a series of four highly suspected cases. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging. 2020.doi:10.1007/s00259-020-04734-w

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10) COVID-19: Donning and doffing of Personal Protective Equipment in Health and Social Care Settings

11) COVID-19: Donning of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

12) Lu Y, Macapinlac HA. Perfusion SPECT/CT to diagnose pulmonary embolism during COVID-19 pandemic. Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging. 2020;47(9):2064-2065. doi:10.1007/s00259-020-04851-6

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Additional Reading

John R. Buscombe, Alp Notghi, Jilly Croasdale, Manish Pandit, Joseph O’Brien, Richard Graham, Stewart Redman, and Siobhan Vinjamuri; on behalf of Council and Officers of British Nuclear Medicine Society, COVID-19: guidance for infection prevention and control in nuclear medicine. Nuclear Medicine Communications 2020, 41:499–504