Evidence Brief on SARS-CoV-2 Variants of Concern and Transmission in Children


ID:
417

Research Question:
What is the global evidence on whether SARS-CoV-2 variants of concern (VOCs) have changed transmission in children and transmission patterns in schools?

Document Type:
Evidence summary/scan

Population:
All populations

Setting:
Commercial site, Community health centre, Correctional institution, Daycare centre, Dentist, Emergency services, Home, Hospital, Long-term care facility, Primary Care Provider clinic, Religious institution, Rural/remote, School, Worksite, Community

Public health topic area:
Infection prevention and control measures

Contact Name:
PHAC Emerging Science Group

Contact Title:
N/A

Contact Email:
ocsoevidence-bcscdonneesprobantes@phac-aspc.gc.ca

Organization:
Public Health Agency of Canada

Jurisdiction (of reviewer):
Federal

Status of Review:
Completed

Review available:
On request

Date Completed:
2021-03-26

Date Submitted:
2021-04-29