Wellness Design Solutions Address Retracted CDC Aerosolized Covid-19 Transmission Risk Guidance
The crucial information in the update concerned aerosols and small airborne particles carrying enough of the virus to infect people beyond the six-foot radius often cited as a safety margin, ...
Advice on Airborne Virus Transmission Vanishes From C.D.C. Website
The new guidance, published only on Friday, had acknowledged that fine particles floating in air may spread the virus.
CDC reverses itself and says guidelines it posted on coronavirus airborne transmission were wrong
Jay Butler, the CDC’s deputy director for infectious disease, said the Friday update saying it was “possible” that the virus spreads via airborne transmission was posted in error.
WHO says no change to COVID-19 transmission guidance after U.S. draft change
The World Health Organization has not changed its policy on aerosol transmission of the coronavirus, it said on Monday after U.S. health officials published draft new guidance by mistake warning that ...
Airborne transmission: CDC abruptly removes guidance, says update 'was posted in error'
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday abruptly reverted to its previous guidance about how coronavirus is transmitted, removing language about airborne transmission it had posted ...
Here's what science says about airborne transmission of the coronavirus
Does airborne transmission of the coronavirus beyond six feet play a role in infection? The CDC said yes, then no. What does science say?
CDC reverses statement on airborne transmission of coronavirus, says draft accidentally published
Updated guidance on the agency’s website states that the virus most commonly spreads when people come into close contact and such particles are “inhaled into the nose, mouth, airways, and lungs.” ...
Is 6 feet enough? CDC walks back its walkback on airborne transmission of COVID-19
The CDC posted, then withdrew, an update saying six feet may not be sufficient and ventilation was key to easing transmission of COVID-19 indoors.
CDC deletes coronavirus airborne transmission guidance, says update was 'draft version'
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a correction on its website Monday, saying a draft of proposed changes, including guidance on airborne transmission of coronavirus, was posted in ...
CDC Suddenly Deletes Coronavirus Aerosol Transmission Guidance
The CDC had previously acknowledged for the first time the potential of tiny particles, called aerosols, to spread Covid-19.
CDC Takes Down Guidance on Airborne Coronavirus Transmission
The agency said the guidance, which was quietly issued on Friday, was a draft version of proposed changes that was posted in error.
CDC abruptly removes new guidance on coronavirus airborne transmission
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday abruptly removed new guidance that the coronavirus airborne transmission could extend beyond 6 feet.