Category Archives: Cases beyond me

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control


At the end of December 2019, Chinese public health authorities reported several cases of acute respiratory syndrome in Wuhan City, Hubei province, China. Chinese scientists soon identified a novel coronavirus as the main causative agent. The disease is now referred to as coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), and the causative virus is called severe acute respiratory syndrome […]

Shocking death rate

Novel Coronavirus

Four new countries/territories/areas (French Polynesia, Turkey, Honduras and Côte d’Ivoire) have reported cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours. • The Clinical Unit continues to convene clinicians around the globe, twice weekly by teleconference (COVID-19 Clinical Network) to share knowledge and experiences from clinicians caring for COVID-19 patients and highlight operational challenges and technical […]

Novel corona in Thailand


Thailand emergencies and novel-coronavirus-2019     you can find information and guidance from WHO Thailand regarding the outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) that was first reported from Wuhan, China, on 31 December 2019. Please visit this page for regular updates as the situation evolves. WHO Thailand is working closely with the Thai Ministry of Public […]

Global research on coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

Global research on coronavirus disease (COVID-19)   WHO is gathering the latest scientific findings and knowledge on coronavirus disease (COVID-19) and compiling it in a database. We update the database daily from searches of bibliographic databases, hand searches of the table of contents of relevant journals, and the addition of other relevant scientific articles that […]

Control of COVID-19


Early dynamics of transmission and control of COVID-19: a mathematical modelling study     An outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) has led to 95 333 confirmed cases as of March 5, 2020. Understanding the early transmission dynamics of the infection and evaluating the effectiveness of control measures is crucial for assessing the […]

Corona Viruse cases

Corona Prevention

On January 31, the first 2 novel coronavirus cases in the UK, [18] the first 2 cases in Russia, [20] and the first case in Sweden and in Spain were reported. Canada reported its 4th case. On Jan. 31, the United States declared Coronavirus a Public Health Emergency issued 14 days quarantine rules for US citizens entering the US from China (mandatory […]