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2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Update

Anthony Fauci discusses the latest developments in the global 2019-nCoV outbreak with JAMA Editor Howard Bauchner. Originally broadcast on Thursday, February 6, 2020 at 09:30 CST.

Topics discussed in this interview:

0:58 Background on several coronavirus papers being published in JAMA

2:51 What is the latest information about the infections in China?

6:04 What is R0?

7:55 How does R0 relate to the case fatality rate?

9:44 Where are we at with cases in the United States?

13:30 Asymptomatic transmission and incubation period

18:13 Signs and symptoms

18:57 Is transmission only through respiratory droplets?

20:18 Anything emerging other than symptomatic treatment?

24:11 Are the cases in Wuhan worse than the cases in the rest of the China and the world?

25:58 What do we know about 2019-nCoV and children?

27:45 Any concerns about maternal fetal transmission?

29:50 Do we need to be concerned about transmission through blood transfusions?

31:26 Any more information about where 2019-nCoV came from?

33:15 What will the next 2 weeks look like in China and around the world?

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