Epidemiological characteristics of sporadic nosocomial COVID-19 infections from June 2020 to June 2021 in China: an overview of vaccine breakthrough infection events

He, Z, Xiang, HB, Manyande, Anne ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8257-0722, Xu, W, Fan, l and Xiang, B (2021) Epidemiological characteristics of sporadic nosocomial COVID-19 infections from June 2020 to June 2021 in China: an overview of vaccine breakthrough infection events. Frontiers in Medicine. (In Press)

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Abstract

The severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) pandemic has wreaked havoc to human beings around the world. Although China quickly brought the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic under control, there have been several sporadic outbreaks in different regions of China since then. This article describes the chronological nosocomial COVID-19 infection events that related to several sporadic outbreaks of SARS-CoV-2 in different regions of China. We reported epidemiological characteristics and management measures of sporadic nosocomial COVID-19 infections from June 2020 to June 2021 in China, specially focused on domestic COVID-19 breakthrough infection in China — a vaccinated healthcare professional working in the isolation ward of a designated COVID-19 hospital.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: COVID-19 disease, Asymptomatic carrier, Nosocomial infection, Scientific protective strategy, vaccine breakthrough infection
Subjects: Medicine and health > Health promotion and public health
Medicine and health > Health promotion and public health > Infection prevention
Medicine and health
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Depositing User: Anne Manyande
Date Deposited: 28 Sep 2021 17:28
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2021 08:59
URI: http://repository.uwl.ac.uk/id/eprint/8279

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