How to Face COVID-19 Outbreak: Reconfiguration of a Private Radiological Clinic

Document Type : Letter to Editor


1 Department of Radiology, ASST Fatebenefratelli Sacco, Milan, Italy

2 University of Milan, Milan, Italy

3 Cerba Healthcare Italia, Milan, Italy

4 Radiology Department, Fondazione IRCCS Cà Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy


Main Subjects


Dear Editor,

Radiology Units have been involved in this emergency, to provide lung imaging assessment in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients.1 At the same time, diagnostic imaging facilities must maintain standard radiologic support for other patients. Although cancer patients showed a higher risk of COVID-19 infection and a poorer prognosis,2 regular followup should be executed guaranteeing patients and staff safety through dedicated pathways.3,4 ... (Read more...)


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Volume 11, Issue 3
March 2022
Pages 407-408
  • Receive Date: 12 May 2020
  • Revise Date: 17 August 2020
  • Accept Date: 18 August 2020
  • First Publish Date: 01 March 2022