contact tracing

Russian translation: отслеживание контактов

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01:00 Apr 3, 2020
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COVID-19 - Medical - Medical (general)
Additional field(s): Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-), Medical: Health Care, Science (general), Journalism
English term or phrase: contact tracing
Definition from Merriam-Webster Dictionary:
The practice of identifying and monitoring individuals who may have had contact with an infectious person as a means of controlling the spread of a communicable disease

Example sentence(s):
  • How The Painstaking Work Of Contact Tracing Can Slow The Spread Of An Outbreak NPR
  • Today they use rapid contact tracing to track an outbreak from its source to its spread in an effort to contain it. Axios
  • Contact tracing is one of the interventions that have been used to effectively control Ebola virus disease (EVD) outbreaks in Africa. World Health Organization
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Russian translation:отслеживание контактов
Отслеживание контактов подразумевает идентификацию лиц, предположительно бывших в контакте с больными, и наблюдение за ними.
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отслеживание контактов

Definition from own experience or research:
Отслеживание контактов подразумевает идентификацию лиц, предположительно бывших в контакте с больными, и наблюдение за ними.

Example sentence(s):
  • Создание системы отслеживания контактов больных коронавирусом – это инициатива правительства, и поправки в законодательство для нее не обязательны, рассказал Forbes глава думского комитета по информполитике Александр Хинштейн. - Forbes  
  • › ekonomika Пандемия коронавируса нового типа. 23 мар, 05:33. Операторы связи прорабатывают вопрос отслеживания контактов больных коронавирусом ... и "Билайн" прорабатывают вопрос о создании системы отслеживания людей, .. - Tass  
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Yes  DT SM
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