Tribute to health workers in China: A group of respectable population during the outbreak of the COVID-19

Yu Tao Xiang, Yu Jin, Yu Wang, Qinge Zhang, Ling Zhang, Teris Cheung

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The health authorities reported that 3,019 Chinese health workers were infected with the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), of whom, ten died. This article explored relevant reasons and offered suggestions to reduce the risk of infection and provide emergency psychological response for this population.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1739-1740
Number of pages2
JournalInternational Journal of Biological Sciences
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2020

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ecology, Evolution, Behavior and Systematics
  • Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Developmental Biology
  • Cell Biology

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