Update and latest data on MERS
The review article on “Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus: risk factors and determinants of primary, household, and nosocomial transmission” provides a comprehensive update and synthesis of the latest available data on the epidemiology, determinants, and risk factors of primary, household, and nosocomial transmission of MERS-CoV, and suggest measures to reduce risk of transmission (Lancet Infect Dis. 2018 Aug;18(8):e217-e227. doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30127-0. Epub 2018 Apr 18).
Anyone interested in future collaboration in this field of research is welcome to contact our key investigator Prof David Hui, Chairman of our Department of Medicine and Therapeutics. Prof Hui is an international expert in the clinical management of influenza and his research focuses on preventing nosocomial infections, sleep disordered breathing, and common airway diseases.
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