STEP 503: Coronaviruses and SARS-CoV-2 Overview (CE: 1.0)


This article provides an overview of the history and present state of coronaviruses, from the 19th century to today's current mutation. The article also discusses coronaviruses' microbiological characteristics, transmission, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.


Learning Objectives:

  • Define microbiological characteristics of coronaviruses
  • Discuss COVID-19 diagnosis and treatment
  • Discuss COVID-19 transmission and prevention


Yesmin Liset Carrasquilla Quintero, MLS (AMT)


Launched: 2022