How New Zealand crushed covid: rapid, aggressive use of masks, distancing, testing, isolation, travel ban. Hard work. Transmission chains notable (wedding, school clusters) 🇳🇿👏👏
🚨 New short comment on the importance of detailed epi investigations, early decisive control measures and targeted testing strategies in COVID-19 outbreak response, drawn from the experience of New Zealand
Lessons from New Zealand's COVID-19 outbreak response via &
By *April* the NZ TTI system was delivering a time from onset of symptoms to notification of 1·7 days and the time from onset to isolation to −2·7 days meaning that people were isolating an average of 2·7 days before illness onset (from ) .