The Friday Report - Issue 52
Bulletin 133 | 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:
Vaccination progress in the 12-15 age band (UK)
New anti-viral treatment candidates
Long COVID study in the US
COVID-19 mortality risk prediction
Smoking and COVID-19 outcomes
Actual v modelled hospitalisation
Efficacy of vaccines in reducing transmission
Mask wearing and COVID positivity
ONS infectivity stats
And finally, news of an intrepid trio from Australia ...