COVID-19 and Rhinology: A Look at the Future
July 2, 2021
The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has created a deadly worldwide pandemic that is now sweeping across the United States. Many individuals and professionals have been forced to work from home, accelerating a trend that has already been increasing in society. Healthcare professionals have been severely impacted; there have been concerns about the availability and quality of personal protective equipment (PPE) including appropriate masks, eye protection, and gowns. Deficiencies in these supplies have led directly to infection and even death, impacting not just “vulnerable” populations but the young and “healthy,” including those who work in healthcare.