Testing and Imaging in COVID-19

The past, the present, the future
Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (23 ratings)
554 students
Testing and Imaging in COVID-19
Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (23 ratings)
554 students
• Describe current detection methods
• Review the development and timeline of testing procedures
• Determine future goals for diagnostic testing
• Discuss Imaging in COVID-19

Requirements

  • Basic understanding of science

Description

Testing for COVID-19 got off to a slow start in the US and in other parts of the world. Find out about the latest methods under investigation for testing for COVID-19.

By the end of this course you will be able to

• Describe current detection methods

• Review the development and timeline of testing procedures

• Determine future goals for diagnostic testing

• Discuss imaging in COVID-19.


This course was created by Lisa Kuhns, PhD, Mandy Armitage and Emma Hitt Nichols, PhD,  medical writers with a background in medicine, molecular biology and laboratory science.

Who this course is for:

  • Anyone interested in current methods for testing for COVID-19

Course content

3 sections • 16 lectures • 30m total length
  • Introduction
    00:57

Instructor

Medical Writer
Emma Nichols, PhD
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  • 10,053 Students
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Emma Nichols, PhD, is a long time writer specializing in medical topics. While working in a lab earning her PhD in molecular biology, she realized she would much rather write about science than "do" science and has been a medical writer ever since. She has a passion for teaching people about medical writing and communicating all things medical.