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Lockdown Exit Strategy: How the United Kingdom Would Like to Emerge from the Corona Crisis

DOI: 10.3238/zfa.2020.0257-0260

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Michael M. Kochen, Hannes Blankenfeld, Josef Pömsl, Hanna Kaduszkiewicz

Keywords: PCR-test United Kingdom corona virus epidemiology pandemic

SummarySince the United Kingdom has been severly hit by the corona virus pandemic, a renowned epidemiologist, together with 26 colleagues has made a proposal how to lead the way out of the crisis: They suggested to make a weekly PCR-test on the whole British population. This paper was set out to analyse the procedural and economic risks and opportunities of this idea.Keywordscorona virus; pandemic; United Kingdom; epidemiology; PCR-test


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