Column: Arizona's rules for rationing healthcare in the COVID-19 pandemic should terrify you
Arizona implements rationing for hospital care--but they won't be alone
Publication date: Available online 3 July 2020Source: Best Practice &Research Clinical AnaesthesiologyAuthor(s): Eleni Moka, Antonella Paladini, Martina Rekatsina, Ivan Urits, Omar Viswanath, Alan D. Kaye, Cheng Teng Yeam, Giustino Varrassi
“The unparalleled and pervasive nature of the evolving COVID-19 pandemic has touched all of us in some way. There is limited, albeit growing, research on the mental health effects of disasters. A recent review article pointed out the potentially negative consequences of prolonged quarantine, while other research from Wuhan, China, highlighted the impact of COVID-19, particularly amongst healthcare personnel. Psychiatrists and […]Find jobs at Careers by KevinMD.com. Search thousands of physician, PA, NP, and CRNA jobs now. Learn more.
Publication date: Available online 3 July 2020Source: The Lancet Global HealthAuthor(s): Nichole Starr, Daniela Rebollo, Yohannes Molla Asemu, Leulayehu Akalu, Hanan Ali Mohammed, Misrak Woldeyohannes Menchamo, Eyayelem Melese, Senait Bitew, Iain Wilson, Mahelet Tadesse, Thomas G Weiser
Dear Editor: The COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically changed life circumstances worldwide. Among the many negative health effects are concerns about increasing risk of suicide. Suicide risk may increase due to the anxiety, depression and sleep disturbanc...
Even with more than 500,000 dead worldwide, scientists are struggling to learn how often the virus kills. Here ’s why.
The coronavirus pandemic has put the future of many theaters in peril, and landmarks such as the replica of William Shakespeare ’s beloved Globe Theatre in London have not been spared from the consequences of lockdown orders. Imtiaz Tyab visits the world-renowned stage to see how it is determined to survive.
This report provides insight into the association between diabetes and COVID-19, proper management of diabetes in patients with COVID-19 and an official suggestion by the Korean Diabetes Association for managing the COVID-19 outbreak. PMID: 32613777 [PubMed - in process]
Publication date: Available online 3 July 2020Source: The Lancet HaematologyAuthor(s): Simon J Stanworth, Helen V New, Torunn O Apelseth, Susan Brunskill, Rebecca Cardigan, Carolyn Doree, Marc Germain, Mindy Goldman, Edwin Massey, Daniele Prati, Nadine Shehata, Cynthia So-Osman, Jecko Thachil
The Covid-19 pandemic is at a bizarre stage for most Americans who are torn between a desire or a need to return to normalcy and concern that it may not be safe yet. Different states have begun relaxing restrictions, yet it ’s too early to tell what the consequences of this may be. For those struggling with addiction, this reopening could signify that it’s now relatively safe to get help and enter treatment. After all, there hasn’t been much encouraging news about substance abuse since the…
Authors: Kim J PMID: 32615681 [PubMed]