Zhongqing Xu

MD, PhD, Director, Department of General Practice, Tongren Hospital, Shanghai, China; Deputy Director, Discipline of General Practice, School of Medicine, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China; Deputy Director, Center for Community Health Care, China Hospital Development Institute, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China

Implementation of emergency general practitioner management of patients during the complete lockdown consequent to the COVID-19 Omicron outbreak in Shanghai

The outbreak of the Omicron strain of COVID-19 led to the most restrictive lockdowns ever implemented in Shanghai.

Consequences of abolishing the COVID-19 zero-tolerance policy in Shanghai: Lessons for future responses

This article discusses the consequences of abolishing the COVID-19 zero-tolerance policy for GPs in Shanghai and lessons for GPs and clinical practice management in future pandemics.

Self-care of medical staff in primary care: An issue that needs attention during the COVID-19 outbreak

Self-care is essential for primary care professionals who are at risk of COVID-19.

A simulation training course for family medicine residents in China managing COVID-19

A simulation module was designed to provide a safe training environment for medical staff to comprehensively practise their skills when managing COVID-19.