software . 2021 . Embargo end date: 09 Jul 2021 a risk calculator of SARS-CoV-2 aerosol transmission under well-mixed ventilation conditions

Gkantonas, Savvas; Zabotti, Daniel; Mesquita, Leo CC; Mastorakos, Epaminondas; De Oliveira, Pedro M;
  • Published: 09 Jul 2021
  • Publisher: Apollo - University of Cambridge Repository
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract helps users understand how their surroundings and day-to-day behaviour can be adapted in order to minimise the risk of indoors transmission of the SARS-CoV-2 virus. The app is based on the well-mixed approach to calculate the individual risk of infection based on the exposure time of a healthy, susceptible individual to infectious long-suspended viral particles indoors. This approach considers that individuals are far apart from each other, that is, there is no risk of short-range transmission either by large or small droplets/aerosols, nor by contact with contaminated surfaces. The basic user can change inputs such as ventilation rate, type ...
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free text keywords: COVID-19, airborne transmission, ventilation, COVID-19, airborne transmission, ventilation
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