COVID-19 Hospital Squeeze May Have Killed More Than 7,500 Last Week



The latest numbers in the early CDC death data are for the week ending Dec. 25.

The early data figures include information about fewer than one-third of the deaths occurring that week.

Those figures imply that the gap between the number of deaths caused directly by COVID-19 and the number caused by indirect pandemic effects narrowed.

Author(s): Allison Bell

Publication Date: 3 Jan 2022

Publication Site: Think Advisor