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<br /> patient care<br /> www.practical-patient-care.com Issue 26 2020 · £38.00 €59.00 $78.00<br /> In association with:<br /> A war on two fronts<br /> What Europe and North America can learn from the<br /> southern hemisphere as Covid pushes into flu season<br /> Test, test, test Heroes speak here<br /> Why diagnostics will shape the fight How the pandemic brought the best out<br /> against coronavirus of sterile processing departments<br /> The telemedicine shift · Ventilation trauma · Needlestick injuries<br /> <br /> On the web...<br /> Keep up with the latest developments<br /> across the industry by visiting<br /> www.practical-patient-care.com<br /> Practical Patient Care<br /> Issue 26<br /> Editorial<br /> Editor Tim Gunn<br /> tim.gunn@progressivemediainternatio<a title="Practical Patient Care 026 page 1" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ec2ea9fd?page=1"> patient care www.practical-patient-care.com </a> <a title="Practical Patient Care 026 page 2" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ec2ea9fd?page=2"> </a> <a title="Practical Patient Care 026 page 3" href="https://secure.viewer.zmags.com/publication/ec2ea9fd?page=3"> On the web... 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