Duration of Isolation and Precautions for Adults with COVID-19
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- All Healthcare Organizations
According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), accumulating evidence supports ending isolation and precautions for persons with COVID-19 using a symptom-based strategy. This recent CDC update incorporates recent evidence to inform the duration of isolation and precautions recommended to prevent transmission of SARS-CoV-2 to others, while limiting unnecessary prolonged isolation and unnecessary use of laboratory testing resources.
Based on available data, the CDC is of…Sign Up for Free Trial