Alarm bells over MERS coronavirus

Lancet Infect Dis. 2013 Jul;13(7):573-4. doi: 10.1016/s1473-3099(13)70135-x.

Abstract

Middle East coronavirus is causing alarm among researchers and international health officials. Neil Bennet looks at the unfolding situation.

Publication types

  • News

MeSH terms

  • Africa / epidemiology
  • Communicable Disease Control / methods
  • Communicable Disease Control / organization & administration
  • Coronavirus / classification
  • Coronavirus / genetics
  • Coronavirus / isolation & purification
  • Coronavirus Infections / epidemiology*
  • Coronavirus Infections / mortality
  • Coronavirus Infections / transmission*
  • Coronavirus Infections / virology
  • Disease Outbreaks*
  • Europe / epidemiology
  • Middle East / epidemiology
  • Respiratory Tract Infections / epidemiology
  • Respiratory Tract Infections / mortality
  • Respiratory Tract Infections / transmission
  • Respiratory Tract Infections / virology
  • Risk Factors
  • Survival Analysis
  • Travel