• Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Antibody Status in Decedents Undergoing Forensic Postmortem Examination in Maryland, May 24 to June 30, 2020

      Althoff, Keri N; Laeyendecker, Oliver; Li, Rong; Coburn, Sally B; Klock, Ethan; Baker, Owen R; Quinn, Thomas C; Michael, Jeffrey; Shields, Wendy C; Ehsani, Johnathon; et al. (Oxford University Press, 2020-12-15)
      Seroprevalence of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) antibodies was 10% among the subset of decedents undergoing forensic postmortem examination in June in Maryland. Decedents of motor vehicle crashes had similar seroprevalence compared with those with a natural death (including decedents with SARS-CoV-2 infection). Decedents of motor vehicle crashes may be a sentinel surveillance population. © 2020 The Author(s) 2020.