In today’s video update, Dr. Andy Thompson explores background population infectivity due to the SARS-CoV-2 virus, and explains key limitations of current antibody testing technology. He then looks at the possibility that you might have been infected by SARS-CoV-2.
Other topics in this video include:
- A look at the estimated COVID-19 death rate using New York City as an example
- Why death rates attributed to SARS-CoV-2 infection are different than those of the seasonal flu
- A review of countries that are considering relaxing restrictions and the number of the daily cases that they are currently experiencing; you can guess who you think might be successful
- A special look at COVID-19 deaths from Canadian Long-Term Care facilities versus the general population.
The video includes Dr. Thompson’s usual review of the latest cases and deaths in Canada’s provinces, and an analysis of the global numbers.