By Franz Wiesbauer, MD, MPH - 9th Jul 2020 - Course previews

Describing antigen testing for COVID-19

Antigen testing offers a cheaper and faster method of diagnosing COVID-19 compared to RT-PCR–but it comes with a significant limitation. In this video from our COVID Mini: Diagnostics course, we look into how this test works and consider the benefits and drawbacks of integrating it into the COVID-19 diagnostic process.

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Clinicians and scientists are scrambling to produce evidence-based studies to help guide the identification, testing, and treatment of this horrible disease. In this course, we sift through the evidence to show you how to diagnose COVID-19 using laboratory tests and CT scans, and the benefits and limitations of each.

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