Browsing Category: COVID-19

La alta tasa de letalidad por Covid-19 en Suecia y porqué el modelo neoliberal de inmunidad de rebaño no debe ser imitado en América Latina

En la foto: Anders Tegnell, el arquitecto de la estrategia sueca del coronavirus, en un bar en Estocolmo, el 28 de mayo de 2020. Hacia entonces, Suecia había registrado las muertes por Covid-19 per cápita más altas de Europa. El autor destaca la ausencia de ‘distanciamiento social’ observado por los huéspedes del bar, a pesar […]

Covid-19 case fatality rate in Sweden and neighbouring countries. Why Swedish herd immunity model should not be followed

By Marcello Ferrada de Noli, professor emeritus of epidemiology. Formerly at Karolinska Institute, Sweden, and Harvard Medical School. Chair,  Swedish Doctors for Human Rights SWEDHR The elderly have comprised the vast majority of Covid-19 fatalities in Sweden, either dying in care homes or their own residence, often alone.  By mid-May 2020, only 13 percent of […]

Tegnell’s choice of words shows Sweden’s strategy

By Rodrigo Ferrada Stoehrel, Ph.D. The Indicter Editor’s note: This analysis was published as Letter to the Editor in the Swedish newspaper Dagens Nyheter, 25 August 2020. The article’s original title is ”Tegnells ordval visar Sveriges strategi” . Translated from Swedish by The Indicter, with the author’s permission. “LETTER TO THE EDITOR. The Swedish Public […]

Professor Marcello Ferrada de Noli: “Sweden could perfectly have avoided its catastrophe”

By Marisol Aliaga, chief editor of Magazin Latino, Sweden. [This is a machine-translation from the original text published in Spanish] In an interview with Magazin Latino, epidemiology expert Marcello Ferrada de Noli affirms that “the herd immunity strategy managed by the Swedish authorities has caused five times more deaths in Sweden than in all neighboring […]

Sweden’s Covid-19 strategy has resulted in a conclusive disaster

This is a translation of the extended, full version, of the interview in newspaper La Tercera, published (Spanish) July, 10, 2020. Questions by journalist Fernando Fuentes, Diario La Tercera, Chile. Answers: Prof. Dr. Marcello Ferrada de Noli, professor emeritus of epidemiology in Sweden, former Research Fellow at Harvard Medical School, former associate professor of epidemiology […]

La estrategia sueca contra el Covid-19 ha resultado en un fracaso concluyente. Entrevista en La Tercera

Esta es la version completa de la entrevista en diario La Tercera, Chile, publicada el 10 de julio del 2020. Preguntas del Periodista Fernando Fuentes, Diario La Tercera, Chile. Respuestas: Prof. Dr. Marcello Ferrada de Noli, profesor emérito de epidemiología en Suecia, ex profesor agregado de epidemiología en la Facultad de Medicina de la Universidad […]

The inhuman treatment of the elderly amidst Sweden’s failed Covid-19 experiment

By Marcello Ferrada de Noli, Swedish professor emeritus of public health sciences esp. epidemiology, former Research Fellow at Harvard Medical School. With a coronavirus death rate that is among the world’s worst and shocking stories of neglect emerging from the country’s care homes, Sweden’s political and healthcare leaders have a lot to answer for. One of […]

Swedish journalists infringing Universal Declaration of Human Rights on Freedom of Expression Regardless of Frontiers

By Marcello Ferrada de Noli, Swedish professor emeritus of public health sciences esp. epidemiology, former Research Fellow at Harvard Medical School. A Swedish professor Cecilia Soderberg-Naucler has been harshly criticized for sharing an article on Sweden’s failed coronavirus strategy not because of its content, but because it was published by RT. An exceptionally talented Swedish […]

World Medical Association called to investigate human rights violations in Sweden’s management of COVID-19 epidemic

Appeal to the World Medical Association to intervene in these outrageous human rights violations By Dr Jon Tallinger (M.D), Sweden   I, Dr Jon Tallinger of Sweden, appeal to the World Medical Association to intervene, and make an independent investigation into what’s happening in Sweden. On the 9th of April, in an interview with Svenska […]