Covid-19 Med

In late December 2019, several individuals withunexplained pneumonia were reported inWuhan, China. A novel coronavirus wassubsequently identified as the causative pathogenand provisionally designated 2019 novel coronavirus(2019-nCoV).1As of February 10, 2020, 42,638 casesof 2019-nCoV infection have been confirmed inChina, with 21,675 suspected cases and 1016 deaths.There are still more than 3000 c...

OBJECTIVES: The 2019-nCoV from Wuhan, China is now recognized as a public health emergency of global concern. METHODS: To update the control measures in public health authorities, we reviewed the currently available literature. RESULTS: Some of the epidemiologic characteristics were identified. However, considerable uncertainties are still present to provide the updated guidance of control measure...

This is the first epidemiological report of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) acute respiratory disease infections reported in Australia at 19:00 Australian Eastern Daylight Time [AEDT] 1 February 2020. It includes data on Australian cases notified during the week 26 January to 1 February 2020 and in the previous week (19 to 25 January 2020), the international situation and current information on the...

From laboratory closures to equipment shortages, researchers worldwide tell Nature how they have been affected by the epidemic. ‘No one is allowed out’: readers tell Nature about their experiences. The outbreak of a new coronavirus is wreaking havoc worldwide. In China, the epicentre of the epidemic, the virus has infected tens of thousands of people and killed more than 2,100. Unprecedented measu...

Since first reported in Wuhan, China, in late December 2019, the outbreak of the novel coronavirus now known as SARS-CoV-2 (severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2) has spread globally. As of February 27, 2020, more than 82 000 cases of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) (the disease caused by SARS-CoV-2) and 2800 deaths have been reported, of which approximately 95% of cases and 97% of d...

This is the second epidemiological report for coronavirus disease (COVID-19), previously known as novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), reported in Australia as at 19:00 Australian Eastern Daylight Time [AEDT] 8 February 2020. It includes data on Australian cases notified during the week ending 19:00 AEDT 8 February 2020, the international situation and current information on the severity, transmission a...