The report published by Imperial college Covid-19 response team confirms the possible death rate in the U.S and the U.K due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The report predicted that in an unmitigated epidemic, there would be approximately 510,000 deaths in the UK and 2.2 million in the U.S.
Finally, it said, this conclusion has only been reached in the last few days in the UK with the refinement of estimates of likely ICU demand and also NHS providing increasing certainty around the limits of hospital surge capacity.
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