The novel coronavirus pneumonia,
Thomas, former director of the CDC, said on Monday that the disease was the third leading cause of death in the United States after 8 months of the first confirmed case of new crown pneumonia in the United States, after heart disease and cancer. “Novel coronavirus pneumonia is now the third leading cause of death in the United States, which is more than accidents, injuries, lung diseases, diabetes, Alzheimer’s disease, and many, many other reasons,”
Frieden said. According to Johns Hopkins University, novel coronavirus pneumonia cases have been diagnosed in the United States so far, and at least 170434 people died, according to
. The novel coronavirus pneumonia mortality rate in the United States is higher than that in many other countries,
Frieden said. Last week, the novel coronavirus pneumonia mortality rate in the United States was eight times higher than that in Europe. At present, more than 30 states in the United States still have a positive rate of more than 5%.