LBC RADIO: Care homes and testing

Press/Media: Research

Release date: 14/5/2020

Description

Prof Pam Vallely spoke to LBC Radio last night [1:38:20] on the findings of the ONS study. Prof Vallely said prioritisation of testing resources should be for care homes, though cautioned that testing cannot tell us if a person is immune, or if tests will detect the virus in mildly ill individuals.

Media coverage

TitleCare homes and testing
Media name/outletLBC Radio
Media typeRadio
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date14/05/20
DescriptionProf Pam Vallely spoke to LBC Radio last night [1:38:20] on the findings of the ONS study. Prof Vallely said prioritisation of testing resources should be for care homes, though cautioned that testing cannot tell us if a person is immune, or if tests will detect the virus in mildly ill individuals.
PersonsPamela Vallely