Infectious disease expert Dr. Emily Landon explains what public health officials know about new novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and how to stay safe.
When should someone stay home? How often should hands be washed? Dr. Emily Landon and Dr. Allison Bartlett from UChicago Medicine answered audience questions during this special Facebook Live Q&A about the novel coronavirus.
One of the most common tactics to try to stop the spread of epidemics is screening travelers at airports. But new research from UChicago shows that these methods may not be very effective for the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19).