Browsing Category: Epidemiology

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

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 […]