Donated plasma benefits COVID-19 patients in small U.S. study
Patients with severe COVID-19 given plasma from someone who recovered from the disease were more likely to stabilize or need less oxygen support than other similar hospital patients, according to results of a small U.S. study released on Friday.
Publication date: Available online 23 May 2020Source: Journal of Microbiology, Immunology and InfectionAuthor(s): Changtai Wang, Mengyuan Xu, Zhenhua Zhang
Publication date: Available online 23 May 2020Source: Biosensors and BioelectronicsAuthor(s): Zhen Huang, Di Tian, Yang Liu, Zhen Lin, Christopher Lyon, Weihua Lai, Dahlene Fusco, Arnaud Drouin, Xiaoming Yin, Tony Hu, Bo Ning
[News24Wire] The government can no longer prevent the distribution of food during the Covid-19 national lockdown after a non-governmental organisation (NGO) - 1 000 Women Trust - approached the courts and won the right to freely assist the hungry.
US likely to impose travel restrictions on Brazil; Afghanistan cases top 10,000; Taliban announces ceasefire over EidWuhan lab says its bat strains were not Covid-19 as US nears 100,00 deathsCoronavirus latest: at a glance7.22pmBSTIn what has become a regular fixture of recent weeks,Brazil’s president Jair Bolsonaro has once more encouraged a rally in the country’s capital to back his administration, days after Brazil passed Russia to become the world’s No. 2 hotspot after the US.Surrounded by security guards wearing masks, but not wearing one himself, Bolsonaro was shown in a live streaming video on his ...
The Use of "Novel Pharmacology" in the Treatment of COVID-19 and Potential Psychiatric Risks. Prim Care Companion CNS Disord. 2020 May 21;22(3): Authors: Yahya AS, Khawaja S, Chukwuma J PMID: 32441496 [PubMed - in process]
Authors: Patel S, Gautam M, Mahr G PMID: 32441495 [PubMed - in process]
Publication date: Available online 23 May 2020Source: Journal of Transport &HealthAuthor(s): Michael Kenneth Lemke, Yorghos Apostolopoulos, Sevil Sönmez
Abstract A flight nurse cares for one of COVID-19's many 'peripheral victims.' PMID: 32443133 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Abstract Shortages of vital PPE during the COVID-19 pandemic. PMID: 32443114 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Abstract The COVID-19 pandemic is a watershed moment for nurses. PMID: 32443101 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]