Use of Rapid Antigen Testing for SARS-CoV-2 in Remote Communities — Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta Region, Alaska, September 15, 2020-March 1, 2021
Results of an ecologic study of rapid point-of-care antigen testing for COVID-19 in remote Alaskan villages and other community settings, which allowed for same-day identification of infected persons and prompt isolation, contact tracing, and quarantine of close contacts.
Ellen Hodges, Brian Lefferts, Elizabeth Bates, et al.
MMWR (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report), 70(33), 1120-1123
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Health screening · Infectious diseases · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Alaska