Coronavirus Disease Spread during Summer Vacation, Israel, 2020

Ido Somekh, Eric A.F. Simões*, Eli Somekh*

*Corresponding author for this work

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The relative increase in coronavirus disease incidence during summer 2020 in Israel was most prominent in young children. This fi nding contrasts with the lower increase in incidence observed in children than in adults during the school attendance period. School closure without lockdown conditions might not be independently eff ective at reducing spread.

Original languageEnglish
JournalEmerging Infectious Diseases
Issue number1
StatePublished - Jan 2022


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