Volume 11, Issue 5, Supplement 1, COVID-19

COVID-19 PrePublications

These preliminary reports have been submitted to WPSAR and are undergoing peer reviewed. They are published here as prepublications and should not be regarded as conclusive, guide clinical practice/health-related behavior, or be reported in news media as established information

Letter to the editor

COVID-19 cases in ASEAN: enhanced surveillance needed English PDF
David SQ Koh, Sheena XM Wong, Justin Wong

COVID-19 moving to high-density poor residential areas in Manila, the Philippines English PDF
Chris Smith

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak during Chinese New Year dinner in a restaurant, Hong Kong (China), 2020 English PDF
Tsz-sum Lam, Chi-hong Wong, Wing-hang Lam, Ho-yeung Lam, Yonnie Chau-kuen Lam, Emily Chi-mei Leung and Shuk-kwan Chuang

Case report

COVID-19 First local transmission in the Philippines, a case report English PDF
Joebeth Saguid Tabora, Bianca Aguas, Lorraine Pascual, Mary Shiela Ariola-Ramos, Nino Oconer

Outbreak investigation report

A superspreading event involving a cluster of 14 coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) infections from a family gathering in Hong Kong English PDF
Lam Ho Yeung, Lam Tsz Sum, Wong Chi Hong, Lam Wing Hang, Leung Chi Mei Emily, Lam Chau Kuen Yonnie, Lau Tin Wai Winnie, Ho Chi Hin Billy, Wong Ka Hing, Chuang Shuk Kwan


The Philippines in the time of COVID-19: Early experiences and challenges of a resource-limited country English PDF
Arianna Maever L Amit, Veincent Christian F Pepito, Manuel M Dayrit

Surveillance report

Statistical investigation of COVID-19 spread: a regression analysis English PDF
Macole Sabat, Amany Fayssal Chahine, Mira Sabat

Original research

An Index-Based Vulnerability Assessment of Philippine Provinces and NCR Cities and Municipality Against COVID-19 English PDF
Mark Jay Paet Dating, Marie Joy Lopez Relente, James Roldan Silva Reyes, Zita Villa Juan Albacea, Ronald, Jr. Ricohermoso Roldan, Mi-Auree Lapac Bautista, Daniel Joseph Nayve Pisano

Brief report

Ambient temperature and COVID-19 incidence rates: An opportunity for intervention? English PDF
Murugesan Arumugam, Bindu Menon, Sunil K Narayan