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’ll have to file your insurance claim there rather than through your travel insurance company. I have no idea. And so, we have a significantly fewer number of American hospitals, in general, and a significantly fewer number of hospital beds and fewer number of ICU beds than we had 20 years ago. So, they immediately withdrew or recalled all of those tests. It took three and half weeks for the CDC to send new and corrected tests.
Why it took three and a half weeks for a technology that’s 35 years old, I don’t know. We don’t know how many people are infected. These are all modeling studies based on what we know about the virus. So, the modeling is helpful in trying to understand what’s going on, but I think we have to look at it with some degree of skepticism. So, I would not panic about the data, but I certainly would not, from a planning standpoint, ignore them either.
We try to decrease the transmission of the virus, so, even if the same number of people ultimately end up getting infected, as opposed to that occurring all in a six or eight week period of time, it occurs in a 3-to-6-month, or even a 12-month period of time. The thing that people should look out for, regardless of the cause, is if they’re starting to feel short of breath.
If the number of people infected grows, the fatality rates will drop. Yeah, the case fatality rate is a difficult number to calculate. If that’s the case, then the case fatality rate may actually be higher that what we measured. Instead of having a big spike in cases and then a drop, we try and, as you were saying, flatten the curve.
The reason for that is that it’s a ratio of the number of cases of people who die over the number of people who are infected at a defined period of time. Last year there were fewer than 45,000 cases. The U.S. was largely spared from the flu last winter, a phenomenon generally attributed to all the social distancing and other restrictions that were in place due to COVID. In a panel last Tuesday, UCSF doctors said the same thing: We can expect 50% to 70% of Americans to get COVID-19 this year and up to 1.6 million to die from it.
Angela Merkel said that up to 70% of Germans will eventually contract COVID-19. Dec 25 (Reuters) – World number one Novak Djokovic will not travel to Sydney for the men’s season-opening ATP Cup next week, Serbian daily Blic reported on Saturday. We have to try to limit the utilization of our health resources so they will be there for everybody who gets sick.
And what efficiency translates to, in part, is that they don’t have a lot of stores of equipment. I see a lot of people stressing the importance of “flattening the curve,” or slowing disease transmission, through social distancing and hygiene measures. They don’t have a lot of extra beds, because an extra bed is not efficient. That said, just like the public has been getting very mixed messages from the current administration, the FDA and the CDC have also received mixed messages that have created a great deal of confusion, in terms of how to conduct things.
None of that was particularly necessary since data roaming was off anyway, but like I said, I’m paranoid. The Germans developed a test based upon the data from China, they gave it to the WHO, the WHO disseminated it to all the countries and the United States said, “No, we’re going to develop our own.” Why?