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How deadly is the new coronavirus? Scientists race to find the answer | LA Times - Feb. 12, 2020 |

Another complicating factor is that death rates for an infection can vary across the globe. Disparities in the quality of medical care are exacerbated in an outbreak, when people and resources are stretched to their limits.

"Shortages will certainly cause more deaths in Wuhan," Del Rio said. Meanwhile, if a few dozen patients "popped up in Atlanta, they'd be treated in luxury."

Representatives of Coronavirus Task Force Brief Governors at NGA | Update Trump's Coronavirus Task Force |

The panel reiterated that while this is a serious public health matter, the risk to the American public remains low at this time, and that the federal government will continue working in close coordination with state and local governments to keep it that way.

by Oui on Sun Apr 5th, 2020 at 10:52:06 PM EST

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