Covid-19 Hospitalizations Are on the Rise — Here’s What You Should Know (Part 1)

How to break down the raw numbers like a pro

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This article belongs to a three-part series written for anyone that is looking to understand why experts are expressing concern about rising COVID-19 hospitalizations. Part one explains what the number of hospitalized patients actually means, part two




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Jorge A. Caballero, MD

Jorge A. Caballero, MD

COVID-19 data guru | health data whisperer | co-founder of | Instructor at Stanford Anesthesia | firm believer that Black Lives Matter

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