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

Int J Biol Sci. 2020 Mar 15;16(10):1739-1740. doi: 10.7150/ijbs.45135. eCollection 2020.

Abstract

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.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Betacoronavirus*
  • COVID-19
  • China / epidemiology
  • Coronavirus Infections / diagnosis
  • Coronavirus Infections / epidemiology*
  • Coronavirus Infections / mortality
  • Disease Outbreaks
  • Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
  • Health Personnel*
  • Humans
  • Pandemics
  • Personal Protective Equipment / supply & distribution
  • Pneumonia, Viral / diagnosis
  • Pneumonia, Viral / epidemiology*
  • Pneumonia, Viral / mortality
  • SARS-CoV-2