Tag Archives: COVID-19

What SAGE got wrong

On March 16 Boris Johnson held his daily COVID briefing and for the first time introducing tentative social distancing measures. That same day Neil Ferguson had formally¬† published his simulation of how the UK epidemic would unfold and which suppression … Continue reading

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Report 9

On March 16th Neil Ferguson’s team published “Report 9” which changed government policy and triggered a “lockdown” a week later. The results of his simulation showed that the number of COVID¬† patients would soon overwhelm the ~4000 ICU bed capacity … Continue reading

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Sweden

Update: (27/5) If you compare Sweden with a lockdown imposed on the same date as UK (March 23) then Sweden is apparently doing much better. Everyone is watching Sweden where the chief epidemiologist Anders Tegnell has resisted lockdown. Cafes, schools … Continue reading

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