COVID-19: Where Do We Go from Here? An Experience from Medical Students in India

  • Tanisha Kalra Maulana Azad Medical College
  • Nikhita Kalra Maulana Azad Medical College
Keywords: COVID-19, Medical Students, Lockdown, SARS-CoV-2, Personal protective equipment, India

Abstract

We’ve all read about the repercussions of pandemics in the past centuries, but COVID-19 is the first one we’ve struggled through! As uncertainty prevails in this unprecedented lockdown, we have deliberated over our perspective of our country’s preparedness and evolving protocols, along with the brunt taken by the academic courses. Nevertheless, there’s always a silver lining to look for, as we escape from our overbearing deadlines!

Author Biographies

Tanisha Kalra, Maulana Azad Medical College

MBBS

Nikhita Kalra, Maulana Azad Medical College

3rd year medical student, MBBS

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Published
2020-04-30
How to Cite
Kalra, T., & Kalra, N. (2020). COVID-19: Where Do We Go from Here? An Experience from Medical Students in India. International Journal of Medical Students, 8(1), 66-67. https://doi.org/10.5195/ijms.2020.509
Section
Experience