Outcomes of Contact Tracing in San Francisco

JAMA Internal Medicine

EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE: 11 A.M. (ET), MONDAY, NOVEMBER 2, 2020

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What The Study Did: Researchers evaluated case investigation and contact tracing outcomes in San Francisco during shelter-in-place restrictions in that California city because of COVID-19.

Authors: Darpun D. Sachdev, M.D., of the San Francisco Department of Public Health, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.5670)

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Darpun D. Sachdev, MD, Population Health Division, San Francisco Department of Public Health, 356 Seventh St, San Francisco, CA 94103 (darpun.sachdev@sfdph.org).