Acta Scientific Otolaryngology (ASOL) (ISSN: 2582-5550)

Review Article Volume 2 Issue 11

SARS-CoV-2 Transmission Pathways. Basis for Protection of Healthcare Workers in Otorhinolaryngology Departments

Stephane Ayache*

Department of Otorhinolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, Otology & Neurotology Unit, Hospital Centre Simone Veil, Broussailles avenue, 06400 Cannes, France

*Corresponding Author: Stephane Ayache, Department of Otorhinolaryngology - Head & Neck Surgery, Otology & Neurotology Unit, Hospital Centre Simone Veil, Broussailles avenue, 06400 Cannes, France.

Received: August 24, 2020; Published: October 16, 2020



  Recommendations have been reported regarding the organization of medical and surgical practices in the current COVID-19 pandemic. Protection of healthcare workers daily exposed to viral transmission is paramount. An evolving understanding of viral transmission pathways is a crucial prerequisite for adapting collective and personal protective equipments.

Keywords: COVID-19; Transmission; SARS-CoV-2; Protection



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Citation: Stephane Ayache. “SARS-CoV-2 Transmission Pathways. Basis for Protection of Healthcare Workers in Otorhinolaryngology Departments". Acta Scientific Otolaryngology 2.11 (2020): 06-08.


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