Accession Number:

AD1102914

Title:

COVID-19: Missing Puzzle Pieces, Time, and Black Swans

Descriptive Note:

Journal Article - Open Access

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DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS WASHINGTON DC WASHINGTON United States

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Report Date:

2020-07-14

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

The Veterans Affairs VA Health Care System cares for over 9.2 million Veterans. Between 8 February and 26 May, over 172,000 have been tested for SARS-CoV-2, with 11,300 testing positive, 8,700 reaching convalescence, and 3,600 hospitalized. The VA Office of Research and Development is embedded in the covered heath care entity and is developing several intramural efforts alongside other Federal agencies to overcome this pandemic.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE