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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Situation Report - 98   [open pdf - 0B]

From the Highlights: "[1] The WHO [World Health Organization] Regional Office for the Americas has published a document providing guidance regarding the operation of immunization programs in the context of the COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] pandemic. [...2] The Ministry of Health, Consumer Affairs and Social Welfare of Spain has recently changed its criteria for reporting COVID-19 cases to include only those with positive polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test results. This has resulted in a retrospective decrease of 12,130 cases. Spain will continue to report only new PCR positive cases. [3] An update on Emergency Medical Teams, the Global Health Cluster, the Global Outbreak Alert and Response Network, and Risk Communications and Community Engagement is provided in today's 'Subject in Focus' below."

Report Number:
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Situation Report No. 98
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Date:
2020-04-27
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World Health Organization
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World Health Organization: https://www.who.int/
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