• Rethinking of institutional, public health response needed to prevent next pandemic

    1 month ago - By Healio

    LAS VEGAS - The United States is currently further in to the Delta variant epidemic wave than is being measured, former FDA commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, said during a presentation.
    “Ascertainment around the country right now is very low, and testing is down,” Gottlieb said at the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting. “A lot of the testing that is being done is antigen testing that isn't being recorded into the system.”
    Moving forward, most COVID-19 reinfections will be mild, and challenges will come in older age groups, Gottlieb
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