I think in some areas the healthcare system was overwhelmed though. Like Italy.
That wasn't the case in the US though.
But maybe could have been in places like NYC without stay at home order?
Why were similar lockdown measures not adopted for SARS or other recent pandemics?
Should they have been?
China didn’t react in the same way to those epidemics. In this case China locked out the Wuhan region from the rest of its country and had to build emergency hospitals. This was a signal to the rest of the world how this virus was more dangerous than those you mention.
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