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Publication Name World Journal of Clinical Cases
Manuscript ID 56890
Country/Territory China
Category Public, Environmental and Occupational Health
Manuscript Type Opinion Review
Article Title Minimizing the risk of community spread of COVID-19 via institutional quarantine of high-risk travelers with serial viral RNA testing: A successful experience from Macao SAR, China
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List Chon Fu Lio, Hou Hon Cheong, Chin Ion Lei, Iek Long Lo, Chong Lam and Iek Hou Leong
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding author Chin Ion Lei, MBBS, MSc, Chief Doctor, Department of Internal Medicine, Centro Hospitalar Conde de São Januário, Health Bureau, Estrada do Visconde de S. Januário, Macao SAR 999078, China. cilei@ssm.gov.mo
Keywords COVID-19; Macao; RNA test; Containment; Quarantine; Outbreak
Core Tip In this article, we elaborated on some reasons behind the successful quarantine policy to curb the local outbreak in Macao. To sum up, that would be the early implementation of combined containment approach, expansion of institutional quarantine capacity with serial viral RNA tests, latest information transparently delivered to the public to ensure sufficient communication between the government and the public, and an efficient authority coordinating different parties in the society to respond to the outbreak.
Citation Lio CF, Cheong HH, Lei CI, Lo IL, Lam C, Leong IH. Minimizing the risk of community spread of COVID-19 via institutional quarantine of high-risk travelers with serial viral RNA testing: A successful experience from Macao SAR, China. World J Clin Cases 2020; 8(13): 2674-2678
2020-05-19 16:20
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2020-06-09 15:01
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2020-06-28 10:40
Accepted by Journal Editor-in-Chief
Accepted by Company Editor-in-Chief
2020-06-28 22:56
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2020-06-28 22:56
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ISSN 2307-8960 (online)
Open Access This article is an open-access article that was selected by an in-house editor and fully peer-reviewed by external reviewers. It is distributed in accordance with the Creative Commons Attribution NonCommercial (CC BY-NC 4.0) license, which permits others to distribute, remix, adapt, build upon this work non-commercially, and license their derivative works on different terms, provided the original work is properly cited and the use is non-commercial. See: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/
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Assistant Editor Assistant Editor
Science Editor Ya-Juan Ma
Reviewer Code 05378708, and 05378708
Editorial Director
Journal Chief Editor
Company Chief Editor Lian-Sheng Ma
Language Editor
Electronic Editor Ji-Hong Liu
Responsible Electronic Editor Yan-Xia Xing
Responsible Science Editor
Proofing Editorial Director Jin-Lei Wang
Proofing Editor-in-Chief Lian-Sheng Ma
Full Article (PDF) WJCC-8-2674.pdf
Full Article (Word) WJCC-8-2674.docx
Manuscript File 56890-Review.docx
Answering Reviewers 56890-Answering reviewers.pdf
Audio Core Tip 56890-Audio core tip.mp3
Conflict-of-Interest Disclosure Form 56890-Conflict-of-interest statement.pdf
Copyright License Agreement 56890-Copyright license agreement.pdf
Peer-review Report 56890-Peer-review(s).pdf
Scientific Misconduct Check 56890-Scientific misconduct check.pdf
Scientific Editor Work List 56890-Scientific editor work list.pdf