Coronavirus: Do people still have to shield?

As restrictions lift, you might feel anxious about how to stay safe. Here's what experts advise.
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Authors: Aiyer AA, Granger CJ, McCormick KL, Cipriano CA, Kaplan JR, Varacallo MA, Dodds SD, Levine WN Abstract Over recent months, coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has swept the world as a global pandemic, largely changing the practice of medicine as it was previously known. Physician trainees have not been immune to these changes-uncertainty during this time is undeniable for medical students at all levels of training. Of particular importance is the potential impact of COVID-19 on the upcoming residency application process for rising fourth-year students; a further source of added complexity in light of the n...
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Authors: Daeschler SC, Manson N, Joachim K, Chin AWH, Chan K, Chen PZ, Jones A, Tajdaran K, Mirmoeini K, Zhang JJ, Maynes JT, Zhang L, Science M, Darbandi A, Stephens D, Gu F, Poon LLM, Borschel GH Abstract BACKGROUND: Unprecedented demand for N95 respirators during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has led to a global shortage of these masks. We validated a rapidly applicable, lowcost decontamination protocol in compliance with regulatory standards to enable the safe reuse of N95 respirators. METHODS: We inoculated 4 common models of N95 respirators with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronav...
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Hospitals and healthcare systems have for months been at the forefront of efforts to combat and contain the coronavirus pandemic. Miami Valley's response to the virus has been largely shaped by local care providers, many of whom have forged partnerships to ramp up Covid-19 testing, expand education and develop more creative ways to deliver care. Adjustments to the local healthcare landscape have rapidly evolved, even as hosp itals grappled with mounting financial shortfalls. Community care provider…
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Publication date: 1 August 2020Source: New Scientist, Volume 247, Issue 3293Author(s):
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Crew onboardNorwegian cruise ship test positive for virus;Vietnamese tourist hotspot Da Nang to test entire city; Boris Johnson warns of second UK lockdown. Follow all the developments liveFauci optimistic about having a vaccine this yearAustralia death toll tops 200The week Covid-19 roared back in Europe6.47pmBSTMarathon Petroleum,the largest US oil refiner by volume,plans to permanently close tworefineries inMartinez, California, andGallup, New Mexico, the company said, in response to lower demand for fuel.The company had earlier idled the two refineries following weak demand due to Covid-19 outbreaks in the US.6.29pmBST...
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BACKGROUND: The outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), like severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS), provokes fear, anxiety and depression in the public, which further affects mental health issues. Taiwan has used their experience of the SARS ep...
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Hospitals and healthcare systems have for months been at the forefront of efforts to combat and contain the coronavirus pandemic. Miami Valley's response to the virus has been largely shaped by local care providers, many of whom have forged partnerships to ramp up Covid-19 testing, expand education and develop more creative ways to deliver care. Adjustments to the local healthcare landscape have rapidly evolved, even as hosp itals grappled with mounting financial shortfalls. Community care provider…
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A new school year began this week in some communities across the United States, bringing with it the first glimpse at how the Covid-19 pandemic will shape education.
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Public health officials have been stressing the importance of wearing face masks to slow the spread of the coronavirus for months, but many experts are now urging the use of face shields and eye goggles as well. CNN's Brian Todd reports.
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