The outbreak of the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infection has prompted a precautionary approach from Australian medical authorities but most people with the virus are experiencing mild disease according to the World Health Organization. However about 20% of patients appear to progress to severe disease, including pneumonia, respiratory failure and in some cases death, a WHO ...
Coronavirus may be no worse than seasonal flu: respiratory physician
By Mardi Chapman
30 Jan 2020