Data collection on COVID-19 outbreaks in closed settings with a completed vaccination programme: long-term care facilities, version 2.0
This protocol aims to streamline the collection of information on the severity of breakthrough COVID-19 infections in outbreaks at long-term care facilities (LTCFs) and facilitate the reporting by EU/EEA Member States to ECDC. This update (protocol version 2.0) has been shortened and streamlined with the objective to obtain timely estimates of vaccine effectiveness in this setting, by SARS-CoV-2 variant and vaccine product.
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SARS-CoV-2 variants of concern as of 14 October 2021
ECDC regularly assesses new evidence on variants detected through epidemic intelligence, rules-based genomic variant screening or other scientific sources.Read more