Professor Mary-Louise McLaws

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A UNSW Medicine Professor and advisor to the World Health Organisation says the WHO’s updated mask advice, released today, is timely news for Australia, too.

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As states slowly start to lift some restrictions on social distancing, Professor Mary-Louise McLaws from UNSW Medicine says that we should not become complacent and recommends a staggered approach to easing further restrictions.

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UNSW Sydney’s Professor Mary-Louise McLaws says that rushing to lift restrictions could be catastrophic.

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Q&A with Professor Mary-Louise McLaws from UNSW Medicine about COVID-19 and how it compares to SARS and when we can expect a vaccine.

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The mandated practice of two-hourly repositioning of residents in aged care facilities to prevent bedsores is ineffective and could be causing more problems than it solves, a UNSW study says.

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Patients presenting with sepsis in NSW hospitals are receiving life-saving treatment earlier thanks to a program that has transformed the way emergency departments respond to the condition.