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Malin Alsved

Malin Alsved

Postdoctoral Fellow

Malin Alsved

Characteristics of SARS-CoV-2-containing aerosols in hospital corridors

Author

  • Sara Thuresson
  • Carl-Johan Fraenkel
  • Patrik Medstrand
  • Malin Alsved
  • Jakob Löndahl

Summary, in English

The aim of this work is to investigate the presence of airborne SARS-CoV-2 in corridors of infection wards, and gain more detailed size information of SARS-CoV-2-containing aerosols. Associations between SARS-CoV-2 presence and relative humidity and/or temperature in the facilities is also explored.

Department/s

  • Ergonomics and Aerosol Technology
  • LTH Profile Area: Aerosols
  • Metalund
  • NanoLund: Center for Nanoscience
  • Teachers at the Medical Programme
  • Infection Medicine (BMC)
  • EpiHealth: Epidemiology for Health
  • Clinical Virology, Malmö

Publishing year

2022-11-16

Language

English

Pages

1-1

Document type

Conference paper: abstract

Topic

  • Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology

Keywords

  • Covid 19
  • SARS-CoV-2
  • Hospitals

Conference name

State of the art Covid-19

Conference date

2022-11-16 - 2022-11-17

Status

Published

Research group

  • Clinical Virology, Malmö