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Canada needs one — not many — clinical triage protocols for the COVID-19 pandemic

COVID-19 causes severe illness and, in some cases, death. In Canada, there are more than 52,000  confirmed cases of COVID-19 and the number of lives lost is over 3,000. A disproportionate number of these deaths (nearly 80%) are associated with long-term care facilities. Twenty-eight of the total number of deaths in Canada (approximately 1%) have […]