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Estimation of the Final Size of COVID-19 Epidemic in Balochistan

Muhammad Arif, Aftab Kakar and Ehsan Larik ABSTRACTCOVID-19 is a new disease that is spreading very fast in Pakistan. Cases have been reported from all of the provinces including Balochistan. The first two confirmed cases in Pakistan had travel history by road from Iran to Balochistan, hence SIR model used to predict the magnitude of […]

COVID-19 and our DNA

Muhammad Aslamkhan DOI: https://doi.org/10.37978/tijfs.v4i2.206 On December 31st 2019, Chinese Health Authorities in Wuhan city of their Hubei province, diagnosed 29 pneumonia cases of unknown etiology and informed WHO (World Health Organization). The unknown virus resembled SARS (severe acute respiratory syndrome), that occurred in China in November 2002, caused by a novel corona virus spilling over […]

Role of Social Media in COVID-19 Pandemic

Wajahat Hussain DOI: https://doi.org/10.37978/tijfs.v4i2.144 Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has produced a global health crisis that has had a deep impact on the way we perceive our world and everyday lives. Not only the spread rate of contagion and patterns of transmission endangered our sense of security, but the safety measures put in place to […]