March 19th: Daily Coronavirus Links
As part of the LessWrong Coronavirus Link Database, Ben, Elizabeth and I are publishing daily update posts with all the new links we are adding each day that we ranked a 3 or above in our importance rankings. Here are all the top links that we added yesterday (March 19th), by topic.
Step by step instructions, with pictures, on how to form a mask out of HEPA filters or otherwise unwoven fabric. In Chinese but google translate was perfectly understandable
(EV): In Chinese but google translate was perfectly understandable
China’s official C19 handbook, translated into English by them
Zhejiang School of Medicine’s hospital outlines how to prevent, identify, and treat COVID019
N=20, hyrodxychloroquine was effective, and moreso combined with azithromycin
Introduction to various categories and molecular methods for diagnosing COVID19, outline companies and academic groups developing diagnostics
Spread & Prevention
Japan has ~900 cases despite being very dense and mostly continuing daily life (with the exception of the school shut down). Why?
(EV): I wonder what their pneumonia case rate is doing
India has only just had its 3rd C19 death. How did they do so well? Possibly aggressive border action
(EV): I also wonder what their pneumonia case rate is doing