Governors ignoring Covid-19 surge send a clear message to Black and Latinx communities
The numbers are appalling. Over the last several weeks, health officials, think tanks and journalists have begun to absorb and analyze new and distressing statistics revealing racial and ethnic disparities in the rates of illness and death from Covid-19.
CONCLUSIONS: Augmentation of care with a texting mobile interventionist proved to be feasible, acceptable, safe, and clinically promising. The findings are encouraging given the relative ease of training practitioners to serve as mobile interventionists, the low burden placed on patients and practitioners, and the simplicity of the technology. The technical resources are widely accessible to patients and practitioners, boding well for potential intervention scalability. When pandemics such as COVID-19 block the possibility of in-person patient-provider contact, evidence-based texting interventions can serve a crucial role ...
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Authors: Brahmi N, Singh P, Sohal M, Sawhney RS PMID: 32634708 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Publication date: Available online 8 July 2020Source: Biosensors and BioelectronicsAuthor(s): Zohreh Sadat Miripour, Ramin Sarrami-Forooshani, Hassan Sanati, Jalil Makarem, Morteza Sanei Taheri, Fatemeh Shojaeian, Aida Hasanzadeh Eskafi, Fereshteh Abbasvandi, Naser Namdar, Hadi Ghafari, Parisa Aghaee, Ashkan Zandi, Mahsa Faramarzpour, Meisam Hoseinyazdi, Mahtab Tayebi, Mohammad Abdolahad
HCA Healthcare is extending elective surgery cancellations to make room for Covid-19 patients across Tampa Bay. HCA's West Florida Division hospitals in Hillsborough, Pasco, Hernando, Citrus, Manatee, Sarasota and Charlotte counties will now also defer certain inpatient surgeries and procedures effective July 11, HCA announced. Last week, the hospital system deferred surgeries only in Pinellas County. “ The number of Covid cases in our hospitals are increasing daily, and we need to ensure that…
Publication date: Available online 7 July 2020Source: Journal of Neonatal NursingAuthor(s): Janet Green, Julia Petty, Patricia Bromley, Karen Walker, Linda Jones
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UK neurologists publish details of mildly affected or recovering Covid-19 patients with serious or potentially fatal brain conditionsCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageDoctors may be missing signs of serious and potentially fatal brain disorders triggered by coronavirus, as they emerge in mildly affected or recovering patients, scientists have warned.Neurologists are on Wednesday publishing details of more than 40 UK Covid-19 patients whose complications ranged from brain inflammation and delirium to nerve damage and stroke. In some cases, the neurological problem was the patient ’s fir...