Acta Scientific Otolaryngology (ASOL) (ISSN: 2582-5550)

Case Series Volume 3 Issue 10

Delay in the Care of Non-COVID-19 Patients Amid the Ongoing Pandemic: The Predicament of a Clinician

Dipika Prakash, Neha Chauhan and Darwin Kaushal*

Department of Otorhinolaryngology, AIIMS Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh, India

*Corresponding Author: Darwin Kaushal, Department of Otorhinolaryngology, AIIMS Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh, India.

Received: September 08, 2021; Published: September 22, 2021


  COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in severe social and economic impacts around the globe. It had a major impact on the healthcare systems posing a great challenge to the efficient delivery of healthcare services to the public. The authors hereby want to highlight the predicament faced by the healthcare workers in treatment of patients suffering from non-COVID diseases.

Keywords: COVID-19; SARS-CoV2; Healthcare Workers


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Citation: Darwin Kaushal., et al. “Delay in the Care of Non-COVID-19 Patients Amid the Ongoing Pandemic: The Predicament of a Clinician".Acta Scientific Otolaryngology 3.10 (2020): 43-45.


Copyright: © 2020 Darwin Kaushal., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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