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Episode 39: Science Friday with Dr. Jose

October 23, 2020 Dr. Nicholas Van Sickels Season 1 Episode 38
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Episode 39: Science Friday with Dr. Jose
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CrescentCare Public Updates
Episode 39: Science Friday with Dr. Jose
Oct 23, 2020 Season 1 Episode 38
Dr. Nicholas Van Sickels

Questions:

  1. Update on Numbers
  2. Update on Models
  3. Progress of the Third Peak
  4. CDC Excess Deaths Report
  5. Small change to testing guidance from CDC)
  6. Vaccine News
  7. Lower death rates in hospitalized patients
  8. Myth Busting: Herd Immunity is Not the Answer

Links:

  1. CDC Excess Deaths Report: https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6942e2.htm?s_cid=mm6942e2_w
  2. NPR, Deaths in Hospitalized Patients: https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2020/10/20/925441975/studies-point-to-big-drop-in-covid-19-death-rates
  3. Nature on Herd Immunity Debate: https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-02948-
  4. WaPo, Moderna trial news: https://www.washingtonpost.com/health/2020/10/22/vaccine-trial-moderna/
Show Notes

Questions:

  1. Update on Numbers
  2. Update on Models
  3. Progress of the Third Peak
  4. CDC Excess Deaths Report
  5. Small change to testing guidance from CDC)
  6. Vaccine News
  7. Lower death rates in hospitalized patients
  8. Myth Busting: Herd Immunity is Not the Answer

Links:

  1. CDC Excess Deaths Report: https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/69/wr/mm6942e2.htm?s_cid=mm6942e2_w
  2. NPR, Deaths in Hospitalized Patients: https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2020/10/20/925441975/studies-point-to-big-drop-in-covid-19-death-rates
  3. Nature on Herd Immunity Debate: https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-02948-
  4. WaPo, Moderna trial news: https://www.washingtonpost.com/health/2020/10/22/vaccine-trial-moderna/