COVID-19 updates for Thursday, February 11
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New guidance from re contacts of ppl with . Quarantine NOT required if: 1. Fully #vaccinated ( ≥ 2 wks s/p 2nd dose of 2-dose vaccine or ≥ 2 wks s/p single dose vaccine) 2. Within 3 months of last dose 3. Are asymptomatic
1/ Here is official report out today They assessed various modifications incl: •wearing a cloth mask over a medical procedure mask (double masking) •knotting the ear loops of a medical procedure mask & tucking in the sides cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/7…
Terrific write up! Perhaps the most thorough reporting I’ve seen on the controversies surrounding rapid tests An extremely important point covered is one at heart of the confusion but previously not covered well.. See short thread 1/x
Police officers monitoring dormitory halls, frequent inspections of ID cards — these are among the measures being implemented in a dorm lockdown as UC Berkeley continues to grapple with a spike of COVID-19 cases on campus.
As the coronavirus evolves, so must we: Euphoria about stellar vaccines is now morphing into plans and preparations about how to use the vaccines we have to rid the world of the most harmful effects of sars-cov2, even if we can't get rid of the virus