Journal of Infectious Diseases & Preventive Medicine

Journal of Infectious Diseases & Preventive Medicine
Open Access

ISSN: 2329-8731

Ali Cheshmehzangi

Department of Education and Research on Peace and Sustainability (NERPS)Department of Education and , Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan

  • Mini Review   
    Transportation and Mobility as the Number Two Enemy to the Prevalence of the COVID-19 Pandemic
    Author(s): Ali Cheshmehzangi*, Tian Tang, Shuang Li and Zhaohui Su

    This paper discusses the role of transportation and mobility in the prevalence of the COVID-19 pandemic. It mainly highlights the impact of mobility behavior and patterns on the reoccurrence of smaller outbreaks at the smaller spatial scales of sub-regions, regions, and cities. As countries like China has a high demand for domestic mobility, we see a strong correlation between transportation and the spread of disease. This brief paper delves into this discussion, highlighting issues such as continuous and standardized regulations, their implementation, and close monitory and management of mobility between provinces and cities. The study provides recommendations for minimizing unnecessary travel behaviors and patterns, collective and standardized measures, and a multi-scalar approach for the management and containment of the ongoing pandemic. The discussions strongly link to one of the.. View More»

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