Virtual communication and interacting with patients while partially hidden behind a mask are now part of everyday clinical practice as a result of COVID‐19. Healthcare professionals need to develop new strategies to ensure that non‐verbal cues and the reassurance that subtle body language can provide are not compromised.
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