This rapid review assesses the current evidence base regarding the impact that these new strains may have on current COVID-19 infection prevention and control recommendations for Scottish health and care settings.


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ARHAI Scotland. 2021, Rapid review of the literature: SARS-CoV-2 variants VOC-202012/01 (B.1.1.7) and 501Y.V2 (B.1.351) – implications for infection control within health and care settings, Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infection (ARHAI) Scotland. Available at: https://publichealthscotland.scot/id/20270

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