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COVID-19 Pandemic: Public Health Implications in Nepal.

Asim, M., Sathian, B., van Teijlingen, E., Mekkodathil, A., Subramanya, S.H. and Simkhada, P., 2020. COVID-19 Pandemic: Public Health Implications in Nepal. Nepal Journal of Epidemiology, 10 (1), 817 - 820.

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DOI: 10.3126/nje.v10i1.28269


Over the past few decades, we have seen several outbreaks of zoonotic coronavirus infections. These viruses have the potential of interspecies transmission leading to pathogenesis in humans. This particular respiratory coronavirus initially named 2019-nCOV, is known as severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 (SARS-CoV-2). In the current situation, abiding to the general health guidelines is utmost important to maintain stronger immunity for fighting infections and protection from other environmental hazards.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Covid-19; coronavirus; nepal; public health
Group:Faculty of Health & Social Sciences
ID Code:33816
Deposited By: Symplectic RT2
Deposited On:31 Mar 2020 15:24
Last Modified:14 Mar 2022 14:21


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