For references and further reading materials, see below:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 2020. Case-Fatality Risk Estimates for COVID-19 Calculated by Using a Lag Time for Fatality. Available from:

Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2020. A comparative study on the clinical features of COVID-19 pneumonia to other pneumonias. Available from:

Jama Network. 2020. Presumed Asymptomatic Carrier Transmission of COVID-19. Available from:

Journal of Medical Virology. 2020. 2019 novel coronavirus patients’ clinical characteristics, discharge rate and fatality rate of meta‐analysis. Available from:

Lancet 2020; 395: 809–15. Clinical characteristics and intrauterine vertical transmission potential of COVID-19 infection in nine pregnant women: a retrospective review of medical records. Available from:

Science Direct. 2020. Analysis of therapeutic targets for SARS-CoV-2 and discovery of potential drugs by computational methods

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The New England Journal of Medicine. 2020. A Novel Coronavirus from Patients with Pneumonia in China, 2019. Available from:

UpToDate. 2020. Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Available from:

World Health Organisation. 2020. Report of the WHO-China Joint Mission on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). Available from:

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