A Million Deaths From Coronavirus: Seven Experts Consider Key Questions

September 28, 2020 Topic: Coronavirus Region: World Blog Brand: The Reboot Tags: COVID-19CoronavirusPandemicMortalityVaccinesEpidemiology

A Million Deaths From Coronavirus: Seven Experts Consider Key Questions

We asked several experts from different fields what their burning question about the coronavirus is. Here is what they said.

Studies have started among patients after discharge from hospital. We urgently need well-controlled studies among the majority of those infected who did not need hospitalisation in case we are only seeing the tip of the COVID iceberg.

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Sarah L Caddy, Clinical Research Fellow in Viral Immunology and Veterinary Surgeon, University of Cambridge; Anne Moore, Senior Lecturer in Biochemistry and Cell Biology, University College Cork; Connor Bamford, Research Fellow, Virology, Queen's University Belfast; David Hunter, Richard Doll Professor of Epidemiology and Medicine, University of Oxford; Derek Gatherer, Lecturer, Lancaster University; Robert West, Professor of Health Psychology and Director of Tobacco Studies, UCL, and Susan Michie, Professor of Health Psychology and Director of the UCL Centre for Behaviour Change, UCL

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