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Coronavirus (COVID-19): review of testing strategy - October 2020

Published: 23 Oct 2020

Clinical and scientific review in the light of the latest evidence of the state of the epidemic in Scotland.

Published:
23 Oct 2020
Coronavirus (COVID-19): review of testing strategy - October 2020

The attached paper has been produced by the Chief Medical Officer, Chief Nursing Officer, National Clinical Director and Chief Scientists.

It presents a clinical and scientific review of the Scottish Government's COVID-19 Testing Strategy in the light of the latest:

  • evidence of the state of the epidemic in Scotland
  • understanding of testing capacity and demand forecasts in the next three months.