[Detection and evaluation of SARS-CoV-2 nucleic acid contamination in corona virus disease 19 ward surroundings and the surface of medical staff’s protective equipment]
Beijing da xue xue bao. Yi xue ban = Journal of Peking University. Health sciences | 14 Oct 2020
XN Yuan, QY Meng, N Shen, YX Li, C Liang, M Cui, QG Ge, XG Li, K Tan, Q Chen, J Wang and XY Zeng
To determine the environmental contamination degree of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) in corona virus disease 2019 (COVID-19) wards, to offer gui-dance for the infection control and to improve safety practices for medical staff, by sampling and detecting SARS-CoV-2 nucleic acid from the air of hospital wards, the high-frequency contact surfaces in the contaminated area and the surfaces of medical staff’s protective equipment in a COVID-19 designated hospital in Wuhan, China.
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