Global Statistics

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98,833,966
Confirmed
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70,825,020
Recovered
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2,118,390
Deaths
Updated on January 23, 2021 11:35 am

Global Statistics

All countries
98,833,966
Confirmed
Updated on January 23, 2021 11:35 am
All countries
70,825,020
Recovered
Updated on January 23, 2021 11:35 am
All countries
2,118,390
Deaths
Updated on January 23, 2021 11:35 am

Fauci requires at least doubling infection testing prior to reopening country

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The U.S. ought to a minimum of double coronavirus testing in the coming weeks prior to relieving into reopening the economy, the federal government’s top transmittable illness expert said Saturday.

National Institute of Allergic Reaction and Infectious Illness Director Anthony Fauci said the U.S. now churns through about 1.5 million to 2 million tests a week.

” We most likely should get up to twice that as we enter into the next numerous weeks, and I think we will,” he said throughout the National Academy of Sciences annual conference.

Public health professionals have actually called for increased screening to get a clearer photo of the pandemic’s scope, in addition to identify, isolate and trace contacts for infected clients.

High rates of positive results might suggest there’s insufficient testing, Fauci said, adding that those must make up “perhaps less than 10 percent.” The U.S. currently is seeing positive rates better to 20 percent.

Adequate screening need to “get those who are infected out of society so that they do not contaminate others,” he said.

Fauci alerted public health groups not to get focused on the number of tests needed. What’s more crucial is whether “you have enough tests to react to the break outs that will undoubtedly occur as you try and ease your way back into the different phases,” he stated.

Quickly scaling up screening could be complicated by supply chain obstacles, and will require careful nationwide coordination, as POLITICO has reported.

Fauci stressed that his remarks used to diagnosing active infections and not to the antibody tests that can show if a patient was formerly infected with the infection.

The U.S. has seen more than 915,500 cases and over 51,600 deaths, Fauci kept in mind during the webcast.

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