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Table 1 Model parameters

From: A prospect on the use of antiviral drugs to control local outbreaks of COVID-19

NameMean value (SD)DistributionReference
Incubation period5.2 days (2.8 days)Weibull[11, 12]
Symptomatic period length18 daysExponential[13]
Time to diagnosis3.8 days (2.45 days)Gamma[14]
Basic reproduction number
 Symptomatic \( {\mathcal{R}}_0^s \)2.5NA[11, 12, 15, 16]
 Asymptomatic \( {\mathcal{R}}_0^a \)1.375NA[17]
Symptomatic Individuals69%NA[18]
Severe cases16%NA[19]
Population size1000NAMotivated in the text
Daily contact rate12 contactsNA[20]
Infectiousness measure10 days (3.8 days)Gamma[13, 21, 22]