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Digital Contact Tracing: Case Study from Spain

2021 31 Jan

A new research looks into the use of digital contact tracing (DCT) technologies during the pandemic, based on a real-life controlled experiment in Spain.   You might also like : Automated Contact Tracing: Is It Efficient?   While several countries have deployed DCT applications, to date there is no evidence that such digital... Read more

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Contact Tracing: Looking into Technologies and Adoption

2020 09 Jun

The choice of the mobile technology used for contact tracing substantially affects the social and economic cost of quarantine policies, while the adoption rate can be lower than commonly thought.   You might also like: COVID-19 Contact Tracing: Apps vs. Manual Work   The importance of monitoring and controlling emerging infectious... Read more