Heroin seizure a 'substantial' dent in epidemic
Ensconced in the axle of a painted-over tractor trailer, the more than 65 pounds of heroin were smuggled across the Mexican border with Texas and transported across the country to a house nestled in the woods 30 miles north of New York City.
The Spanish government on Wednesday secured parliament's backing for a final extension to the state of emergency imposed to tackle the coronavirus epidemic and which will now last until June 21.
Publication date: Available online 2 June 2020Source: Diabetes &Metabolic Syndrome: Clinical Research &ReviewsAuthor(s): Amerta Ghosh, Bhavya Arora, Ritesh Gupta, Shajith Anoop, Anoop Misra
Deaths from the COVID-19 epidemic in Italy climbed by 71 on Wednesday, against 55 the day before, the Civil Protection Agency said, while the daily tally of new cases was roughly stable at 321 versus 318 on Tuesday.
CONCLUSIONS: In the early stages of an epidemic, effective decision-making is essential to contain the number of cases. Medical support for patients and social isolation measures are the most appropriate strategies currently available to reduce the spread and lethality of COVID-19.
The objectives of this article are to describe the reorganization of the three levels of psychiatric care for inmates in France in the context of Covid-19 pandemic and to have a look at the impact of lockdown measures and early releases on mental health of prisoners. METHODS: This work is based on a survey conducted in April 2020 in France among psychiatric healthcare providers working in 42 ambulatory units for inmates and in the 9 full-time inpatient psychiatric wards exclusively for inmates called "UHSAs" (which stands for "unités hospitalières spécialement aménagées...
Analyst, 2020, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/D0AN00629G, PaperTian Wen, Chao Huang, Feng-Juan Shi, Xiao-Yan Zeng, Tian Lu, Shou-Nian Ding, Yongjun jiao The ongoing worldwide SARS-CoV-2 epidemic has clearly had a tremendous influence on public health. Molecular detection based on oral swabs was used for confirmation of SARS-CoV-2 infection. However, high false... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
This article provides a Bayesian methodology to estimate outbreak size from one or more surveillance systems such as virologic testing of pneumonia cases or samples from a network of general practitioners.
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread in countries around the world. The impact of this virus is very great on populations following the application of total and partial containment measures. Our study aims to study the psychological impact of total an...
This literature review of opioid use within the military in light of the ongoing opioid crisis is certainly timely. At the risk of being crass, the most vital weapon system in America ’s arsenal of defense is the military service member. Our national ...
Authors: Dong ZQ, Ma J, Hao YN, Shen XL, Liu F, Gao Y, Zhang L PMID: 32476633 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]