Given the variety of symptoms and the fears about transmission by asymptomatic individuals, effective screening and monitoring is crucial. Electronic screening is the best method in terms of efficiency and convenience, which is precisely what the DrOwl mobile app for coronavirus offers users.
Symptoms of COVID-19
Coronavirus is associated with a wide range of symptoms, many of which mimic other illnesses and conditions. These symptoms include:
- Loss of taste and/or smell
- Sore throat
- Muscle aches
- Shortness of breath
However, many people experience no symptoms of coronavirus. According to Healthline
, 20% of those infected remain asymptomatic, yet they can still spread the virus to others. This illustrates the challenges of preventing transmissions in certain environments, such as schools and medical facilities.