|Author (Person)||Alexakis, Leonidas, Beauté, Julien, Bundle, Nick, Colzani, Edoardo, Ekdahl, Karl, Gossner, Céline M., Johnson, Helen C., Kinsman, John, Tsolova, Svetla, Würz, Andrea|
|Publisher||European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC)|
|Series Details||Volume 25, Number 9|
|Publication Date||March 2020|
|Content Type||Journal Article|
Two months after the emergence of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the possibility of established and widespread community transmission in the European Union and European Economic Area (EU/EEA) is becoming more likely.
We provide scenarios for use in preparedness for a possible widespread epidemic. The EU/EEA is moving towards the ‘limited sustained transmission’ phase. We propose actions to prepare for potential mitigation phases and coordinate efforts to protect the health of citizens.
|Subject Tags||Diseases, Public Health|
|International Organisations||European Economic Area [EEA], European Union [EU]|