Experts predict Covid cases will reach ‘elimination levels’ by year end
The Irish Epidemiological Advisory Group has projected a number of models of the progress of Covid-19 in Ireland, the most likely being a six-month period during which cases peak in summer and reduce back by the end of 2021
Ireland’s fourth wave of Covid-19 should be like no other.
Instead of a short sharp rise in cases that could cause public panic, overwhelm hospitals and require months of lockdown, it will most likely be a six-month long stretch where cases peak at the beginning of summer before falling slowly to elimination levels by the end of the year.
And it may have already begun.
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