In the absence of vaccines, researchers from Yale University and the Commonwealth Fund USAHe published a projection report based on modeling about what the possibilities will be in the epidemic in .
In the report, Covid-19 In the absence of vaccination, it was predicted that by the end of June, there would be 279 thousand extra deaths in the ongoing epidemic in the USA, and approximately 1 million 250 thousand people would be hospitalized.
“This is further proof that our entire government strategy is working and has prevented significantly more tragedies in the lives of Americans,” White House COVID-19 response director Jeff Zients said at the press conference, referring to the report. used the phrase.
It was noted that in this modeling, the researchers took into account factors such as the prevalence and contagiousness of new variants of Covid-19, the effectiveness of vaccines, daily contacts in the infection, and the age-specific risks of serious health consequences due to the epidemic.
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