More than 1.44 million people infected globally
Dr. Deborah Birx, the White House coronavirus response coordinator, said models projecting the number of American deaths from coronavirus have dropped dramatically in recent days because Americans have drastically changed their behavior.
Birx said the US was doing “much better in many cases than several other countries, and we’re trying to understand that.”
“We believe that our health care delivery system in the United States is quite extraordinary,” she said, but added that the models were based on “what America is doing.”
“I think what has been so remarkable I think to those of us that have been in the science field for so long,” Birx continued, “is how important behavioral change is, and how amazing Americans are at adapting to and following through on these behavioral changes.”
The nation’s top infectious disease expert, Dr. Anthony …continued .
[Original Source: CNN]