How Exactly Do You Catch Covid-19? There Is a Growing Consensus

It’s not common to contract Covid-19 from a contaminated surface, scientists say. And fleeting encounters with people outdoors are unlikely to spread the coronavirus. Instead, the major culprit is close-up, person-to-person interactions for extended periods. Crowded events, poorly ventilated areas and places where people are talking loudly—or singing, in one famous case—maximize the risk.

Publisher: wsj | Author: Daniela Hernandez

TAGS
airborne, infection data, and transmission
DATE PUBLISHED
2020-06-16 (Modified: 2021-05-12)

STAR RATING
[Total: 0   Average: 0/5]
VIEW RESOURCE
https://www.wsj.com/articles/how-exactly-do-you-catch-covid-19-there-is-a-growing-consensus-11592317650

Leave a Reply