Podcast:How effective is quarantine alone or combined with other public health measures to control coronavirus (COVID-2019)?

08 Apr 2020

Coronavirus disease 2019, or COVID-19, has spread quickly throughout the world, and Cochrane is producing a series of rapid reviews of the evidence to help decision makers respond to the pandemic. In this podcast, lead author, Barbara Nussbaumer-Streit from Danube University Krems in Austria outlines the findings of the review on the effectiveness of quarantine, which was requested by the World Health Organization and published in early April 2020.