Volume 11, Number 2—February 2005
Quarantine for SARS, Taiwan
|Level and reason for quarantine||No. quarantined persons||No. quarantined officially confirmed SARS-CoV case-patients||No. quarantined laboratory confirmed, antibody positive SARS case-patients with|
|Classmates and teachers||16,564||1||0|
*Updated December 2004.
†Passengers and drivers of domestic public transportation traveling for >1 hour in the same bus or train cabin with a SARS case-patient, persons who had contacts with someone under quarantine or receiving care in a medical facility where cluster infection had occurred, and homeless persons.
‡Co-workers and friends of SARS case-patients, airplane passengers who sat within 3 rows of or stayed in the same room as SARS patients, and persons with missing information.
§One case-patient had onset of symptoms 2 days after the end of quarantine.