Surgery backlog crisis looming

Prioritizing patients for surgery is becoming more fraught as Canada’s slowdown of non-emergency procedures drags on, doctors warn.

Into the unknown

Questions remain about Canada’s testing capacity as provinces prepare to ease pandemic restrictions.

Who should we be testing?

Aggressive testing and contact tracing were key to South Korea and Taiwan’s response, but it’s unclear if that’s still being done in Canada.

Uncalm before the storm

Canada’s COVID-19 outbreak is not yet at its peak, but its psychological impact is already being felt among health workers.

Health News Recap

Questions about the accuracy of point-of-care-blood tests for COVID-19, elective surgery backlogs, mandatory masking, and unapproved fecal transplants in this week’s top health news.

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