THREAD 1/ #Covid19 super-spreading event from a bar in Vietnam; this report is from a party for St Patrick's day in which one guest infected 12 others at a poorly ventilated crowded bar. Genome sequencing analysis helped to confirm this.
A man walks into a bar in Vietnam. It leads to a superspreader event of 19 people. Extensive contact tracing and virus genomic sequencing The only documented superspreader event in Vietnam (as of 9/15) , a model country w/r to performance vs #COVID19
Study describing a #COVID19 superspreading event at a bar in Vietnam. One index case infected 12 people, and 6 contacts were also subsequently infected (19 total). At least 2 asymptomatic cases transmitted the virus to their contacts.
Early Release - Superspreading Event of #SARSCoV2 Infection at a Bar, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam - Volume 27, Number 1—January 2021 - Emerging Infectious Diseases journal - CDC via
Superspreading Event of SARS-CoV-2 Infection at a Bar, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Quite a notorious event for those in the city in April/May; described by and others via