Coronavirus death rate is lower than previously reported, study says, but it’s still deadlier than seasonal flu

Coronavirus death rate is lower than previously reported, study says, but it’s still deadlier than seasonal flu

The research, published in the medical journal The Lancet Infectious Diseases, estimated that about 0.66% of those infected with the virus will die. That coronavirus death rate, which is lower than earlier estimates, takes into account potentially milder cases that often go undiagnosed — but it’s still far higher than the 0.1% of people who […]