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Africa Identifies First Case of Coronavirus Disease

STATEMENT BY THE DIRECTOR OF AFRICA CDC

ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA, 15 FEBRUARY 2020. On 14 February 2020, the Minister of Health and Population of Egypt, Dr Hala Zayed, confirmed the first case of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Egypt. Read more

Regional Response

Sharing information resources, data and know-how will be all the more important, should cases begin to appear regionally beyond the initial outbreak regions. Here we will provide information from partner organisations and networks based in regions. Read more

ISARIC Novel Coronavirus Resource

Centralised eCRF and Data Sharing Guide

ISARIC have developed an international resource for facilitating the collection of standardised clinical data on patients hospitalised with suspected or confirmed infection with novel coronavirus (nCoV). The Case Record Form (CRF) has undergone extensive review and validation by international clinical ... Read more

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