International Journal of Collaborative Research on Internal Medicine & Public Health

ISSN - 1840-4529

Diana Valcheva

Department of Public Health at the Medical University-Sofia, Sofia, Bulgaria


  • Brief Report   
    Epidemiological COVID-19 data for the Region of Eastern Rodopi, Bulgaria
    Author(s): Violeta Yordanova*, Rilka Kermedchieva, Djanan Emin, Slaveija Dimitrova, Magdalena Marinova and Diana Valcheva

    The Epidemiological COVID-19 of rtPCR diagnostic tests for people with travel arrangements and border-crossings movement and the importance of restrictive measures, diagnostic testing and limited travels in order to contain the pandemic of COVID-19 during the summer months of 2020. The rtPCR test results were prerequisite for any planned trip and border crossings, therefore the collected data is cumulative and statistics incredibly helpful and necessary. Our Molecular Diagnostics Unit is licensed within the territory of Bulgaria. Our methods were strict protocols from the guidelines of National Center for Infectious and Parasitic Diseases-Bulgaria, the kits we use are all CE, the overall concept in sync with the global regulations as from the CDC and the WHO. We demonstrate an increase of the numbers of infected randomly tested travelers during the summer month.. View More»

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