It finally arrived!
One of the many disturbing aspects of this is the many supportive comments from accounts who felt not enough people died or were hospitalised to justify measures to date. Clearly they feel limiting public access to information will reduce such ‘softness’ in future https://twitter.com/robohanrahan/status/1467456134684581889
First effect of the reported crackdown on NPHET media appearances there.
@gavreilly #OnTheRecordNT says members of NPHET were personally available for the show, but when GIS (government media) were contacted they were not available.
#longcovid is not a slow recovery.
It’s chronic endothelial inflammation caused by circulating microclots & hyperactive platelets- preventing O2 getting to tissue
Biomarkers will come.
Treatment will come.
Please watch & share @resiapretorius interview
This really does not look good.
Suggests that in UK Omicron could be doubling share of cases in <3 days.
Rough figs from GISAID on EU suggests similar very rapid growth.
There will be some sampling & reporting biases but overall estimates of ~3 day doubling are plausible.