Australia dodges worst-case coronavirus scenario

Without social distancing, ICUs would have been overwhelmed with up to 35,000 patients, shows modelling revealed with the Chief Medical Officer Professor Brendan Murphy

Australia's intensive care units have been saved from being overwhelmed with up to 35,000 coronavirus patient a day, thanks to the strict social distancing measures.

Professor Brendan Murphy
Chief Medical Officer Brendan Murphy said Australia is 'flattening the