加拿大第一起新冠肺炎病例於2020年1月23日確診,此病例就醫時有發燒和咳嗽的症狀,照護之醫療團隊全程配戴個人防護裝備;此病例出院後,整間病室徹底全面消毒,32位照護此病例的醫療人員均未感染,也無院內傳播的發生。面對新冠肺炎病可能的大流行,應做好持續性大規模防疫措施的準備。

(財團法人國家衛生研究院 蔡慧如博士摘要整理)

 

We report diagnosis and management of the first laboratory-confirmed case of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) hospitalized in Toronto, Canada. No healthcare-associated transmission occurred. In the face of a potential pandemic of COVID-19, we suggest sustainable and scalable control measures developed based on lessons learned from SARS.

Author:Xavier Marchand-Senécal, Rob Kozak, Samira Mubareka, et al.
原文連結:https://academic.oup.com/cid/advance-article/doi/10.1093/cid/ciaa227/5800047

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