PRO/AH/EDR> COVID-19 update (443): cytokine storm, mortality comparison, WHO, global

COVID-19 — Worldwide/Unknown
“If the US death rates were comparable to Australia, the US would have had 187 661 fewer COVID-19 deaths (94% of reported deaths), and if comparable with Canada, 117 622 fewer deaths (59%).”
“While the US had a lower COVID-19 mortality rate than high-mortality countries during the early spring, after 10 May [2020], all 6 high-mortality countries had fewer deaths per 100 000 than the US. For instance, between 10 May and 19 Sep 2020, Italy’s death rate was 9.1/100 000 while the US’s rate was