Australia’s Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Professor Paul Kelly, says we’re on the “cusp” of seeing the coronavirus die out locally.
Despite the fact that new cases continue to be reported daily, there are positive signs that Australia is succeeding in flattening the curve.
So what is the best indication of how Australia is tracking?
It’s called the growth rate. Also known as the growth factor, R0, infection rate or the reproduction number.
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