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Preparation for Possible Sustained Transmission of 2019 Novel Coronavirus

19:00 EST 10 Feb 2020 | JAMA

This Viewpoint discusses the concepts of transmissibility and severity as the critical factors that determine the extent of an epidemic, drawing on the previous pandemic of influenza A(H1N1) and epidemics of SARS and MERS to consider what the scope, morbidity, and mortality of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) epidemic might be.

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