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Basic reproductive numbers during COVID-19, either through standard approaches or through time-varying approaches, are key for understanding the pandemic growth. However, improper usage and interpretations and computational difficulties during lockdowns could be misleading for planning and mitigation.

Original publication

DOI

10.1017/ice.2020.1376

Type

Journal article

Journal

Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol

Publication Date

14/12/2020

Pages

1 - 7

Keywords

SARS-Cov2, basic reproductive rates, lockdowns, model-based computations, secondary infections, study designs