Dr Elisabeth Donnelly, Cardiologist, tells us why she uses the SAM Safety Shield

With the increasing risk to healthcare professionals as the case numbers of COVID-19 grows in Australia, we asked local QLD Cardiologist, Dr Elisabeth Donnelly, why she chooses to use SAM Safety Shield alongside other forms of PPE for her procedures.

As an imaging specialist cardiologist when we perform Transoesophageal Echocardiography we have close contact with our patients and are often directly exposed to their secretions. This has become a significant issue with the COVID-19 era and recent surge in cases in the community and hospitals.  We have been using increased levels of PPE when […]