Questions Over COVID-19 Modelling

Jane Werrell
By Jane Werrell
December 21, 2021NTD UK News
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Questions have been raised over scientific models that estimate the numbers of COVID-19 deaths. Headlines often highlight worst-case scenarios, painting a gloomy picture of the coming months and giving examples of how the Omicron wave could lead to thousands more deaths—unless restrictions are tightened. But critics say, looking at the latest data, the pessimistic scenarios are off the scale.

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