30 Apr 2020

The BOA Casting Committee has written these guidelines to help with casting practice during the COVID-19 pandemic. The widespread nature of COVID-19 has led to concern about the safety of cast removal and discussion of the best strategies to adopt during that procedure. During COVID-19 there is also a need to reduce hospital attendances, so home management and fewer clinic visits are preferable where this is possible.

To read other documents and updated posts by the BOA regarding coronavirus, see here