What you need to know about ‘Aerosol’ vs. ‘airborne’ vs. ‘droplets’ amid COVID-19!

Conflicting messages from public health authorities have fueled much confusion over COVID-19, especially regarding its transmission.

The terms “aerosol,” “airborne,” and “droplet” have made the rounds in tries to explain the way the novel coronavirus may spread, but without sufficient explanations.

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There is still debate over the precise role airborne transmission plays in spreading COVID-19, stated William Schaffner, M.D., a professor of preventive medicine and infectious condition at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

‘Aerosol’ vs. ‘airborne’ vs. ‘droplets’ amid COVID-19 …. https://www.msn.com/en-us/health/medical/aerosol-vs-airborne-vs-droplets-amid-covid-19-what-you-need-to-know/ar-BB19DtJP