Medical staff collect Covid-19 samples near a residential area in Qingdao on Friday. Photo: Xinhua Medical staff collect Covid-19 samples near a residential area in Qingdao on Friday. Photo: Xinhua
Medical staff collect Covid-19 samples near a residential area in Qingdao on Friday. Photo: Xinhua

Coronavirus: ‘poor disinfection’ caused virus to spread from port workers to create hospital cluster

  • Genomic sequencing finds virus in 12 patients linked to Qingdao Chest Hospital is very similar to virus in two positive port workers
  • CAT scan room is reported as place of transmission because of ‘unregulated disease control and sanitation measures’

Topic |   Coronavirus China
Medical staff collect Covid-19 samples near a residential area in Qingdao on Friday. Photo: Xinhua Medical staff collect Covid-19 samples near a residential area in Qingdao on Friday. Photo: Xinhua
Medical staff collect Covid-19 samples near a residential area in Qingdao on Friday. Photo: Xinhua
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