Interrupting transmission of COVID-19: lessons from containment efforts in Singapore

Author/s
Lee V.J.,
Chiew C.J.,
Khong W.X.
Year
Language
English
Document Type
Article
Source Title
Journal of travel medicine
Publisher
NLM (Medline)

Description

Despite multiple importations resulting in local chains of transmission, Singapore has been able to control the COVID-19 outbreak without major disruption to daily living. In this article, we describe the combination of measures taken by Singapore to contain COVID-19 and share some early lessons learnt from the experience. ᄅ International Society of Travel Medicine 2020. Published by Oxford University Press. All rights reserved. For Permissions, please e-mail: journals.permissions@oup.com.

Migration angle
Region/Country (by coverage)
Index Keywords

article; Coronavirinae; nonhuman; Singapore