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Vol 71, No 3 (2020)
Short communication
Submitted: 2020-03-27
Accepted: 2020-07-13
Published online: 2020-09-28
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Coronavirus variant COVID-19 pandemic: a report to seafarers

Paolo Sossai1, Silvia Uguccioni2, Giuseppe Sandro Mela3, Marzio DiCanio4, Francesco Amenta1
DOI: 10.5603/IMH.2020.0034
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Pubmed: 33001431
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International Maritime Health 2020;71(3):191-194.
Affiliations
  1. University of Camerino, Via Madonna delle Carceri, 9, 62032 Camerino, Italy
  2. Ministry of Public Education, Via Nanterre, 1, 61122 Pesaro, Italy
  3. Department of Medicine - University of Genoa, Viale Benedetto XV, 6, 16132 Genova, Italy
  4. Department of Research - CIRM, Via dell'Architettura, 41, 00144 Rome, Italy

open access

Vol 71, No 3 (2020)
HYGIENIC PROBLEMS ON SHIP Short communication
Submitted: 2020-03-27
Accepted: 2020-07-13
Published online: 2020-09-28

Abstract

We report the current situation regarding the COVID-19 pandemic with particular regard to seafarers and with the indications drawn up by the Centro Internazionale Radio Medico (C.I.R.M.) in this regard.

Abstract

We report the current situation regarding the COVID-19 pandemic with particular regard to seafarers and with the indications drawn up by the Centro Internazionale Radio Medico (C.I.R.M.) in this regard.

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Keywords

coronavirus, COVID-19, maritime medicine, acute distress respiratory syndrome, occupational health

About this article
Title

Coronavirus variant COVID-19 pandemic: a report to seafarers

Journal

International Maritime Health

Issue

Vol 71, No 3 (2020)

Article type

Short communication

Pages

191-194

Published online

2020-09-28

DOI

10.5603/IMH.2020.0034

Pubmed

33001431

Bibliographic record

International Maritime Health 2020;71(3):191-194.

Keywords

coronavirus
COVID-19
maritime medicine
acute distress respiratory syndrome
occupational health

Authors

Paolo Sossai
Silvia Uguccioni
Giuseppe Sandro Mela
Marzio DiCanio
Francesco Amenta

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