Nursing homes and the elderly regarding the COVID-19 pandemic: situation report from Hungary

  title={Nursing homes and the elderly regarding the COVID-19 pandemic: situation report from Hungary},
  author={G{\'a}bor Kemenesi and L{\'a}szl{\'o} Kornya and G{\'a}bor Endre T{\'o}th and Korn{\'e}lia Kurucz and Safia Zeghbib and Bal{\'a}zs A. Somogyi and Viktor Z{\"o}ldi and P{\'e}ter Urb{\'a}n and R{\'o}bert Herczeg and Ferenc Jakab},
  pages={1093 - 1099}
The global impact of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) pandemic is significant in terms of public health effects and its long-term socio-economic implications. Among all social groups, the elderly is by far the most affected age group regarding morbidity and mortality. In multiple countries spanning several continents, there are an increasing number of reports referencing the novel coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) spread among nursing homes. These areas are now… 
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