Managing the bodies of deceased COVID-19 patients: Guidance for healthcare workers

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This infographic provides precautions for healthcare workers managing the bodies of deceased COVID-19 patients.

This resource is part of a Collection of similar guidelines entitled "COVID-19: Management of the Dead", and it is included in the series of Collections supporting response to Covid-19 outbreak. Collections are monitored daily and new content is added.