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Hospitalizations Climb As Second Coronavirus Wave Exposes New Case Rate Fronts Across OC

Voice of OC, Nov. 12, 2020

November 12, 2020

Hospitalizations Climb As Second Coronavirus Wave Exposes New Case Rate Fronts Across OC

“Given sort of the trends — not just in OC, but across the country — it’s not looking good. I think there’s a real strong potential that it could be a lot worse than in the summer,” said University of California, Irvine epidemiologist Sanghyuk Shin in a phone interview. … Shin’s colleague, epidemiologist Andrew Noymer, is paying close attention to the intensive care units. … “The second wave is starting, I would say,” Noymer said.