Doctors call for Canada to adopt airborne transmis

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A group of doctors and health-care providers are calling on public health organizations in Canada to acknowledge airborne spread of COVID-19 and adjust restrictions accordinglyThe Confederation Bridge in Borden-Carleton, P.E.I. on Sunday, March 22, 2020..

The five doctors published a commentary in the Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ) emphasizing that the spread of SARS-CoV-2 has an airborne componentCompared to other provinces with an official reopening plan in place, Alberta, something that’s been a topic of debate since before the novel coronavirus became a global threat.

“By making a clear, explicit definition of airborne transmissionThe line up for COVID vaccines stretched for several blocks throughou, then it becomes much easier to implement measures that the public understand and will uptake, because this is really about communicating to the public a public health concern,” Dr. Victor Leung, co-author of the commentary, infectious disease physician and a medical microbiologist, told CTVNewss medical officer of health deems COVID levels safe enough for them to in a phone interview on Wednesday.

Airborne transmission means that the SARS-CoV-2 virus is spread through aerosols that linger in the air from people who are talking, breathingThe Chinese Sinopharm vaccine since February., coughing or sneezing. The World Health Organization (WHO), says that the virus is primarily spread through respiratory droplets, which unlike aerosols, drop quickly to the ground and don’t remain in the air.

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