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Frontiers of Medicine

Front. Med.    2020, Vol. 14 Issue (2) : 215-219     https://doi.org/10.1007/s11684-020-0766-9
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COVID-19 containment: China provides important lessons for global response
Shuxian Zhang1, Zezhou Wang2, Ruijie Chang1, Huwen Wang1, Chen Xu1, Xiaoyue Yu1, Lhakpa Tsamlag1, Yinqiao Dong3, Hui Wang1(), Yong Cai1()
1. School of Public Health, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai 200025, China
2. Department of Cancer Prevention, Shanghai Cancer Center, Fudan University, Shanghai 200032, China
3. Department of Environmental and Occupational Health, School of Public Health, China Medical University, Shenyang 110122, China
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Abstract

The world must act fast to contain wider international spread of the epidemic of COVID-19 now. The unprecedented public health efforts in China have contained the spread of this new virus. Measures taken in China are currently proven to reduce human-to-human transmission successfully. We summarized the effective intervention and prevention measures in the fields of public health response, clinical management, and research development in China, which may provide vital lessons for the global response. It is really important to take collaborative actions now to save more lives from the pandemic of COVID-19.

Keywords coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)      control measure      public health response     
Corresponding Authors: Hui Wang,Yong Cai   
Just Accepted Date: 09 March 2020   Online First Date: 24 March 2020    Issue Date: 09 May 2020
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Shuxian Zhang,Zezhou Wang,Ruijie Chang, et al. COVID-19 containment: China provides important lessons for global response[J]. Front. Med., 2020, 14(2): 215-219.
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