Januar 1st. 2021 Coronavirus disease 2019 screening can evaluate large numbers of patients while reducing healthcare exposures and limiting further spread of the virus. Temperature screening has been a focal point of case detection during the pandemic because it is one of the earliest and most frequently reported manifestations of the illness.
We describe important factors to consider of screened individuals as well as the measurement process and current outcomes. Optimal temperature-based screening involves both individual and environmental factors as well as reconsideration of the current fever threshold.
SOURCE: Infectious Diseases Society of America
This document provides a framework for addressing the impact of the current COVID-19 pandemic on the global aviation transportation system. The appendix to this document includes mitigation measures needed to reduce public health risk to air passengers and aviation workers while strengthening confidence among the travelling public, aviation workers, the global supply chain and governments. This will assist in accelerating demand for essential and non-essential air travel impacted by COVID-19. Complementing this material, this document also points to guidance material developed by international industry organizations which aims to assist in mitigating the impact of COVID-19.
SOURCE: ICAO a United Nation special Agent.
In Taiwan, they believe in fever measurement It was after the outbreak of the SARS virus in 2003 that Taiwan began using large-scale fever measurements to detect infection. Since then, Taiwan has introduced fever measurement at all airports, among other places. But also students' fever is measured in Tawian. To NBC News, Principal Tu Chen-yang says: - 95 percent of our parents measure the fever of the children and report the result to the school before the student shows up. People's willingness to cooperate with the authorities is crucial in preventing the coronavirus from spreading. Taiwan, which borders China, has almost 24 million inhabitants. On Thursday, April 2 2020, Taiwan had only 339 registered infections and only 5 registered deaths due to corona. - No matter what the authorities do, people must take responsibility for their own health, is the principal's advice. Feb 2021 there have been 940 positive cases and a total of 9 deaths - population is 24 mill,
SOURCE: NBC News