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A photo of a nurse using a dialysis machine.
A photo of a nurse in full PPE including face shield.
A photo of a nurse in full PPE in front of a red sign that says 'COVID-19 WARD PPE RED ZONE'

Nursing during the pandemic

I am a dialysis nurse providing treatment to patients three times a week. Wearing full PPE has made our work difficult and uncomfortable but we carry on. We try to remain positive. We hope we can return to normal soon.

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