COVID-19 Outbreak in French Nursing Home

JAMA Network Open

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What The Study Did: This study investigates an outbreak of COVID-19 among residents and health care professionals in a French nursing home where most residents were fully vaccinated against COVID-19.

Authors: Joël Belmin, M.D., Ph.D., of the Hôpital Charles Foix, Assistance Publique–
Hopitaux de Paris, in Ivry-sur-Seine, France, i
s the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.25294)

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