Temporal variation in transmission during the COVID-19 outbreak in Italy
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Aim: To identify changes in the reproduction number, rate of spread, and doubling time during the course of the COVID-19 outbreak in Italy whilst accounting for potential biases due to delays in case reporting.
Latest estimates as of the 2020-03-19