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Wuhan novel coronavirus: Advice for the NHS in England

There have been reported cases in China of respiratory infections caused by a novel coronavirus, most reported cases are at the mild end of the spectrum, with no confirmed cases in the UK. 

The Chief Medical Officer for England has issued an alert for all clinical staff encountering patients with respiratory infections who have arrived from overseas. Public Health England has issued guidance on the management of a suspected case of Wuhan novel coronavirus.