The Friday Report - Issue 49
Bulletin 130 | John Roberts, Adele Groyer, Dan Ryan, Matt Fletcher
COVID-19 is still one of the hottest topics for scientific papers and articles. The COVID‑19 Actuaries Response Group provides a regular fortnightly update with a summary of the key papers and analyses that we've looked at recently.
In this issue, we look at - amongst other things:
Vaccines for 16-17 year olds
Benefits of delaying the second dose
Delta 'vaccine avoiding' infections
Behavioural nudges to improve vaccine take-up
SAGE's thoughts on waning vaccine effects
Risks of MI and stroke after COVID-19
Increasing virulence of SARS-CoV-2 variants
Actual hospital admissions vs recent projections
ONS antibody and infectivity reports
CHIME: COVID-19 Health Inequalities Monitoring for England
R is probably below 1 in England
And finally, a COVID-busting Barbie doll ....