Impact of a Nationwide Lockdown on SARS-CoV-2 Transmissibility, Italy
Emerging Infectious Diseases journal
On March 11, 2020, Italy imposed a national lockdown to curtail the spread of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2. We estimate that, 14 d...
How effective are lockdowns, and how long do they take to work? Here’s is our take on the Italian experience, finally out on EID (online first version) at
The reproduction number fell below 1 two wks after lockdown and stabilized at 0.76 after 3wks. 1/8