COVID-19 Epidemiology and Demography

Epidemiological studies play a crucial role in understanding and managing the progression of COVID-19. Research followed in this feed includes studies of transmission dynamics and the change of the basic reproductive number (R) as new pubic health measures take effect.

August 4, 2020

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Outbreak in a San Francisco Homeless Shelter

Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
Elizabeth ImbertSF COVID-19 Response Team
July 31, 2020

Diagnostics for SARS-CoV-2 detection: A comprehensive review of the FDA-EUA COVID-19 testing landscape

Biosensors & Bioelectronics
Neeraja RaviShan X Wang
July 31, 2020

Factors determining different death rates because of the COVID-19 outbreak among countries

Journal of Public Health
Konstantinos N FountoulakisPanagiotis E Prezerakos
August 2, 2020

Axes of alienation: applying an intersectional lens on the social contract during the pandemic response to protect sexual and reproductive rights and health

International Journal for Equity in Health
Jashodhara DasguptaAna Lorena Ruano
July 31, 2020
Preprint

Isolation Considered Epidemiological Model for the Prediction of COVID-19 Trend in Tokyo, Japan

MedRxiv : the Preprint Server for Health Sciences
Motoaki UtamuraS. Kirikami
August 2, 2020
Preprint

Covid-19 mortality rates in Northamptonshire UK: initial sub-regional comparisons and provisional SEIR model of disease spread

MedRxiv : the Preprint Server for Health Sciences
Nick Petford, J. Campbell
August 3, 2020
Review

Acute kidney injury is associated with severe infection and fatality in patients with COVID-19: a systematic review and meta-analysis of 40 studies and 25,278 patients

Pharmacological Research : the Official Journal of the Italian Pharmacological Society
Mengjiao ShaoYining Yang
August 4, 2020

COVID-19 outbreak in Jordan: Epidemiological features, clinical characteristics, and laboratory findings

Annals of Medicine and Surgery
Shaher M SamrahBasheer Y Khassawneh
August 1, 2020
Preprint

Forecasting COVID-19: Using SEIR-D quantitative modelling for healthcare demand and capacity

MedRxiv : the Preprint Server for Health Sciences
Eduard Campillo-FunolletA. Madzvamuse
August 2, 2020
Preprint

Projecting hospital resource utilization during a surge using parametric bootstrapping

MedRxiv : the Preprint Server for Health Sciences
Jeffrey N ChiangE. Halperin
August 2, 2020

The first 100 days of SARS-CoV-2 control in Vietnam

Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
Quang Thai PhamOUCRU COVID-19 Research Group

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