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China Counts 170 Virus Deaths, New Countries Find Infections

China counted 170 deaths from a new virus Thursday and more countries reported infections, including some spread locally.

Do Masks Offer Protection from New Virus?

People around the world are buying up protective face masks in hopes of keeping the new virus from China at bay. But do the masks work? It depends.

Human-to-human Spread of New Virus is Worrying, Health Experts Say

World health officials expressed "great concern" Wednesday that a dangerous new virus is starting to spread between people outside of China.

2% Death Rate from Coronavirus, World Health Organization Says

The World Health Organization's emergencies chief says that the U.N. health agency estimates the death rate of the new virus that emerged in China is about 2%.

Americans from China Virus Zone Land in U.S.

Travelers re-screened in Alaska By MARK THIESSEN Associated Press ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) – An airplane evacuating as many as 240 Americans from a Chinese city at the center of a virus outbreak has landed in the U.S. The U.S. government chartered the plane to fly out diplomats from the U.S. Consulate in...

Coronavirus Screening Available Now in ImageTrend Elite

ImageTrend, Inc. is monitoring the Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) outbreak closely and is committed to ensuring pre-hospital screening and documentation fits the evolving needs of our providers and their communities.

U.S. Beefs up Screening of Travelers for New Virus from China

There are five confirmed patients in the U.S., and no sign that they have spread the illness to anyone around them.

No Evidence New Virus from China Spreading in U.S.

As of Monday, five Americans have been diagnosed with the virus and all had traveled to central China.

Countries Evaluate Evacuation of Citizens in Virus Epicenter

Countries with citizens in the central Chinese city that's the epicenter of a viral outbreak are planning evacuations as the number of illnesses grow and China takes drastic measures to try to stop the spread of the virus.

Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Update

At this time, specific screening protocols for 911 or emergency medical dispatch are not required.