Some doctors refusing to refer patients to COVID-19 testing over light symptoms

  • 2020-08-04
  • BNS/TBT Staff
TALLINN - People who only exhibit mild symptoms of the coronavirus should nonetheless be referred to testing by family doctors, according to guidelines by the Family Physicians Association of Estonia; however, some doctors are not following said guidelines, leaving patients no other option but to turn to private medical care providers, the online news portal of public broadcaster ERR reports. ERR describes a situation in which a woman who attended a cycling tour in Latvia and her husband developed virus symptoms on July 20, and decided to called their family doctor when t...
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