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Coronavirus can spread to 40% of surfaces in a hospital in ten hours

by Nicholas Padilla (2020-07-09)


is?JMgI1Xzd-jLSQgIL4duo83bFdK9F6f2ylTKIbHospital wards could become riddled with the coronavirus within the space of just ten hours, according to research. 

University College London and Great Ormond Street Hospital scientists tracked the spread of a virus that doesn't infected humans for five days.

It was placed on a hand rail of a hospital bed in an isolation room, where vulnerable high-risk Covid-19 pa