Early Epidemiological Features of COVID-19 in Nepal and Public Health Response

@article{Dhakal2020EarlyEF,
  title={Early Epidemiological Features of COVID-19 in Nepal and Public Health Response},
  author={S. Dhakal and S. Karki},
  journal={Frontiers in Medicine},
  year={2020},
  volume={7}
}
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), caused by Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), was first reported in late 2019 from Wuhan, China. Considering COVID-19's alarming levels of spread and severity, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared a global pandemic on March 11, 2020. The first case of COVID-19 in Nepal was reported on January 23, 2020. The Government of Nepal implemented different public health measures to contain COVID-19, including border closures and a… Expand

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