South Korea’s previous infection outbreak led to it’s preparation for COVID-19. An early start helped South Korea’s mortality rates remain one of the lowest in the world.

Learning from previous outbreaks like SAR’s and MER’s. South Korea’s policy to prepare for pandemics like using a combination of contact tracing, testing, isolation, and physical distancing has aided in flattening it’s curve. Other counties continue to look to South Korea on how to combat current and future pandemics.

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Business Insider also covers the different curves between South Korea and many countries including the US in battling COVID-19.