Management of a COVID-19 outbreak in a hotel in Tenerife, Spain.

Hoefer A, Pampaka D, Rivas Wagner E, Alemán Herrera A, García-Ramos Alonso E, López-Perea N, Cano Portero R, Herrera-León L, Herrera-León S, Núñez Gallo D

Int J Infect Dis 96 (-) 384-386 [2020-07-00; online 2020-05-17]

Since the first accounts of SARS-CoV-2, authorities have encountered numerous unprecedented situations threatening public health. This rapid communication addresses events that led to the quarantining of a hotel in Tenerife, Spain and the effectiveness of the rapidly implemented control measures. In total, eight cases have been associated with the hotel. Due to the international nature of the guests, had these timely precautions not been in place, a multinational cluster might have formed.

Type: Other

PubMed 32425635

DOI 10.1016/j.ijid.2020.05.047

Crossref 10.1016/j.ijid.2020.05.047

pii: S1201-9712(20)30354-4
pmc: PMC7231486

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