COVID-19 - Eliminating coronavirus — and should we go for it?
Tony Blakely, Professorial Fellow In Epidemiology, Melbourne School Of Population And Global Health
As the COVID-19 outbreak grows in Melbourne and threatens to spill out across the locked down areas, is suppression of the virus - otherwise known as flattening the curve - still the best strategy?
Or should Melbourne and the rest of Australia be moving towards eliminating the virus altogether, like New Zealand?
Prof Tony Blakely