Sharing work with in about COVID-19 mortality in the United States. A thread 1/n
New study from me and : The US has more #COVID19 deaths AND more deaths caused indirectly by it than any other country. A lack of centralized, coordinated response is likely a factor in the high mortality rate
COVID-19 and Excess All-Cause Mortality in the US and 18 Comparison Countries via part of
COVID-19 and Excess All-Cause Mortality in the US and 18 Comparison Countries via part of
“If the US death rates were comparable to Australia, the US would have had 187 661 fewer COVID-19 deaths, and if comparable with Canada, 117 622 fewer deaths.”
'Since May 10 and June 7, excess all-cause mortality was higher in the US than in all high-mortality countries' .COVID-19 and Excess All-Cause Mortality in the US and 18 Comparison Countries via part of
COVID-19-related Mortality in the US is much higher than 18 Comparison Countries via part of
Two research letters published today on all cause excess mortality due to Covid put to rest any argument from deniers about “this is the flu” we would normally see or was not really significant. Plus relatively poor US response.
Today's #shoutout to #womenInSTEM goes to for her stunning paper w/ on #COVID19 and Excess All-Cause #Mortality in the US and 18 Comparison Countries. via part of
"If the US had comparable death rates with most high-mortality countries beginning May 10, it would have had 44,210 to 104,177 fewer deaths." This is a huge failure of our political leadership and our Healthcare system that fails so many.
After the 1st peak, US death rates from #COVID19 and from all causes was higher than any other country. This is the result of many factors, including weak public health infrastructure and decentralized, inconsistent US response to the pandemic. READ MORE👉
#COVID-19 and Excess All-Cause #Mortality in the #US is said to be highest in the developed #world: via part of
COVID-19 and Excess All-Cause Mortality in the US and 18 Comparison Countries | Global Health | JAMA | JAMA Network
COVID-19 and Excess All-Cause Mortality in the US and 18 Comparison Countries #covid19
#COVID_19 and Excess All-Cause #Mortality in the US and 18 Comparison Countries
If someone claims America's COVID numbers look bad because of testing (rather than the other way around) this is the link: Looking at excess all-cause deaths (no testing) America would have had more than 200k deaths less with the death rate of Germany.
Since June 7, US #COVID19 mortality has been at highest rate compared to 18 peer countries, >6X of Canada! #publichealth