During the Feb. 9 virtual live event, a panel of experts will discuss appropriate COVID-19 testing, quarantine and isolation periods, management of symptoms, and recommended treatments in the outpatient setting.
More than half of patients with mild COVID-19 reported symptoms months later in one study, while another found psychiatric and neurologic consequences were similar in ICU survivors with and without COVID-19. Other research looked at the rise in
A panel of experts offered advice on avoiding drug-drug interactions when prescribing nirmatrelvir-ritonavir for patients with COVID-19, and two studies offered good news about postdischarge outcomes in COVID-19 patients who underwent a tracheostomy.
A fourth vaccine dose increased antibodies but didn't significantly reduce infections in an Israeli study. Antibody response is similar with the stealth variant and with the original omicron variant, a small study showed. Other research found that a
Other recent research on COVID-19 revealed the high transmissibility of the omicron stealth variant and changes in the brain after SARS-CoV-2 infection.
In addition, before the coronavirus crisis, the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) estimated that there would be a shortage of 21,400 to 55,200 primary care physicians by 2033.
Annals of Internal Medicine has made coronavirus-related content freely available.
coronavirus was sequenced, with phase III trials under way by July 2020.
The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act has allotted $1.32 billion for COVID-19 response and for maintaining the capacity of community health centers, which is where most
Updates to the FDA's Coronavirus Treatment Acceleration Program webpage. The site contains new metrics and frequently asked questions.