Emerging prophylaxis strategies against COVID-19

  • Sumita Agrawal Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care, Medipulse Hospitals, Jodhpur, India.
  • Akhil Dhanesh Goel | doc.akhilgoel.aiims@gmail.com Community Medicine and Family Medicine, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Jodhpur, India. http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6156-7903
  • Nitesh Gupta Department of Pulmonary Medicine and Critical Care and Nodal Officer (Coronavirus Outbreak), Vardhaman Mahavir Medical College and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi, India.

Abstract

The Novel corona virus 2019 which started as an outbreak in China in December 2019 has rapidly spread all over the world, such that on 11th March 2020 WHO declared this disease as pandemic. The emergency that the world faces today demands that we develop urgent and effective measures to protect people at high risk of transmission. WHO has accelerated research in diagnostics, vaccines and therapeutics for this novel coronavirus.

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2020-03-30
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COVID-19 - Collection of articles on the Coronavirus outbreak
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Corona virus, chemoprophylaxis, immunoprophylaxis
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Agrawal, S., Goel, A. D., & Gupta, N. (2020). Emerging prophylaxis strategies against COVID-19. Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease, 90(1). https://doi.org/10.4081/monaldi.2020.1289