ECDC endorses “test to stay” model for EU schools in latest Rapid Risk Assessment pandemic update

Anthony LaMesa
3 min readSep 30, 2021

In the U.S., CDC claims they do “not have enough evidence” to recommend the strategy

The Stockholm-based European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) has endorsed the “test to stay” strategy — a coronavirus testing policy where asymptomatic close contacts can escape quarantine if they repeatedly test negative — in its latest Rapid Risk Assessment report on the state of the pandemic in the European…