American Journal of Infection Control
July 2020 Volume 48, Issue 7, p733-858
Weathering COVID-19 storm: Successful control measures of five Asian countries
Ning Lu, Kai-Wen Cheng, Nafees Qamar, Kuo-Cherh Huang, James A. Johnson
Published online: April 29, 2020
:: COVID-19 control measures taken by 5 Asian countries first hit by coronavirus.
:: Singapore took proactive measures of border controls and extensive contact tracing.
:: Taiwan-seized border control and strict home quarantine with the use of big data.
:: South Korea executed widespread testing and contact tracing.
:: Japan promoted measures of social distancing.