世衛稱難準確所有確診案例

中國一度是新型肺炎疫情重災區的湖北武漢市,昨天上調當地死亡人數及確診病例,增加超過1200宗死亡病例。

世衛流行病學家范科霍夫表示,中國修正數字,以確保所有病例都被紀錄,指在疫情爆發期間,確實很難統計準確的數字,預計許多國家都會遇到類似情況,需要修正數據。

她又指,新型肺炎感染病例和死亡病例的真實數字,對了解病毒十分重要,如果沒有準確的數據,流行病學家就很難計算出感染和死亡率,也難以建議政府制定應對措施。

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