Development of a duplex SYBR GreenⅠbased real-time PCR assay for detection of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus and porcine bocavirus3/4/5
Publication date: Available online 25 February 2020Source: Molecular and Cellular ProbesAuthor(s): Lan-Lan Zheng, Jian-Tao Cui, Hao-Ying Han, Hua-Lin Hou, Le-Yi Wang, Fang Liu, Hong-Ying Chen
The media focus mostly on major markets where consumers are concentrated, where they have offices and where their reporters and editors live and work. But the epidemic is, if anything,more dangerous and difficult to deal with rural areas. The main problem is simply lack of resources. Many rural hospitals have closed in recent years. There aren't enough beds or doctors and they are too far away for many people.Many outbreaks in rural areas and small cities in less populous regions have already occurred. These include Chambers County, Alabama; Dougherty County, Georgia; and the Shreveport, Louisiana area just for start...
With all the preparations, it was hoped that Paris would be at the optimistic end of predictions for the COVID-19 epidemic, but as the weeks pass, it looks more and more like a catastrophe is coming.Medscape Medical News
Analyst, 2020, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/C9AN02568E, PaperRustin Mirsafavi, Martin Moskovits, Carl D Meinhart Fentanyl and its analogs have been at the center of the opioid epidemic currently wreaking havoc in the United States. One major element in the opioid crisis is the growing... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
Cape Cod Healthcare has come under fire from union nurses after announcing the closure of one of its maternity and pediatric inpatient units during the coronavirus epidemic. The move will permanently transition all obstetric and pediatric units at Falmouth Hospital to the campus at Cape Cod Hospital in Hyannis, beginning April 6. The 95-bed hospital said the units at Falmouth would be transitioned to adult patient care units capable of treating patients needing ICU- level care. The hospital added…
While I'm waiting on some more substantive clinical activities to come through during this epidemic (have an orientation at a local EMS service), I've taken up a gig screening people for COVID-19 at energy stations around my city. I'm definitely going to list this somewhere so they know what I was doing, but I feel like this is kind of similar to the hospice debate, and I have a few reasons for and against. For: I am performing basic clinical skills, such as proper use of PPE, taking... Is temperature screening "clinical experience"?
Publication date: Available online 31 March 2020Source: Journal of Visceral SurgeryAuthor(s): Jean-Jacques Tuech, Alice Gangloff, Fréderic Di Fiore, Pierre Michel, Cécile Brigand, Karem Slim, Marc Pocard, Lilian Schwarz
[Unicef] The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC)'s battered healthcare system needs urgent support as it struggles with measles and cholera epidemics that kill thousands of children, as well as the mounting threat from the coronavirus, COVID-19, says UNICEF.
The C.D.C. director says new data about people who are infected but symptom-free could lead the agency to recommend broadened use of masks.
The U.S. has more detected cases than any other country, with New York at the center of the American outbreak. President Trump warned of “hard days that lie ahead” as governors scrambled to try and slow the spread in their states.
(DUBAI, United Arab Emirates) — A senior Saudi official urged more than 1 million Muslims intending to perform the hajj to delay making plans this year in comments suggesting the pilgrimage could be cancelled due to the new coronavirus pandemic. In February, the kingdom took the extraordinary decision to close off the holy cities of Mecca and Medina to foreigners over the virus, a step which wasn’t taken even during the 1918 flu epidemic that killed tens of millions worldwide. Restrictions have tightened in the kingdom as it grapples with over 1,500 confirmed cases of the new virus. The kingdom has reported 10 ...