Aggressive testing, quarantining can prevent COVID-19 outbreaks in senior facilities, study finds
Proactive testing and strict quarantining procedures at assisted-living facilities can help prevent outbreaks of COVID-19 among residents and the staff, a study published Thursday by JAMA Internal Medicine has found.
Publication date: Available online 30 May 2020Source: Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular DiseasesAuthor(s): Anna Vittoria Mattioli, Susanna Sciomer, Camilla Cocchi, Silvia Maffei, Sabina Gallina
Government leaders in the U.S. are warning that the massive protests following the death of George Floyd by police in Minneapolis could fuel a new surge in coronavirus cases
The store had reopened Friday after being closed due to the coronavirus outbreak. But it closed its doors Saturday because of George Floyd protests.
Publication date: Available online 30 May 2020Source: American Journal of Infection ControlAuthor(s): Byung-Han Ryu, Younghwa Cho, Oh-Hyun Cho, Sun In Hong, Sunjoo Kim, Seungjun Lee
Cities across the U.S. smolder from protests over police violence, in which virus precautions were uneven. Nicaragua has become a place of midnight burials.
Two hospitals for coronavirus patients open in Istanbul as Turkey’s daily number of new cases falls to its lowest since the peak of the outbreak
Authors: Kim JG PMID: 32469072 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
CONCLUSIONS: This unprecedented crisis may interact with certain dimensions of the suicidal process. However, it is time to innovate. Several suicide prevention tools all have their place in new modes of care and should be tested on a large scale. PMID: 32471707 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Brazil becomes fourth worst country for deaths;Spanish prime minister to seek two-week extension of state of emergency;Pressure builds on South African presidentGlobal report: cases pass 6 million as Donald Trump postpones G7Senior UK adviser has broken trust in policy, say top scientistsUK coronavirus updates - liveCoronavirus latest: at a glance11.50amBSTAngela GiuffridaThe Italian ‘orange vest’ movement held several protests across Italy on Saturday, including in Milan and Bergamo, two cities in the epicentre of Italy’s coronavirus pandemic, demanding a new government and return to the Italian Lira whi...
The neuroscientist who advises Independent Sage on Covid-19 discusses the predictive power of his mathematical modelling and the risk of a second waveCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageNeuroscientistKarl Friston, of University College London, builds mathematical models of human brain function. Lately, he ’s been applying his modelling to Covid-19, and using what he learns to adviseIndependent Sage, the committee set up as an alternative to the UK government ’s official pandemic advice body, the Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (Sage).How do the models you use differ from ...