COVID-19 and Excess All-Cause Mortality in the US and 18 Comparison Countries

JAMA
November 24, 2020, Vol 324, No. 20, Pages 2013-2114
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Research Letter
COVID-19 and Excess All-Cause Mortality in the US and 18 Comparison Countries
Alyssa Bilinski, MSc; Ezekiel J. Emanuel, MD, PhD
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JAMA. 2020;324(20):2100-2102. doi:10.1001/jama.2020.20717
This Viewpoint compares the COVID-19 per capita overall and excess mortality rates in the US vs that of 18 OECD countries and the timing of any increases in excess mortality between February and September 2020.