Donald Trump flounders in interview over US Covid-19 death toll

President again says he is doing ‘incredible job’ fighting pandemic and casts doubt on Jeffrey Epstein’s cause of deathCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageDonald Trump visibly floundered in an interview when pressed on a range of issues, including the number of coronavirus cases and deaths in the US, his claims that mail-in voting is fraudulent, and his inaction over the “Russian bounty” scandal.The US president also repeatedly cast doubt on the cause of death of Jeffrey Epstein, and said of Ghislaine Maxwell, the British socialite who has pleaded not guilty to participating in the sex-trafficking of girls by Epstein, that he wished her well.Continue reading...
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Chief epidemiologist puts low number of cases down to light-touch ‘sustainable’ approachCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageWhile many European countries are seeing new cases surge to levels not seen since the peak of the Covid-19 pandemic, Sweden – whose light-touch approach has made it an international outlier – has one of the continent’s lowest infection rates.According to the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC), the Scandinavian country ’s14-day cumulative total of new cases was 22.2 per 100,000 inhabitants on Tuesday, against 279 i...
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ConclusionsThe results of this study show that our management protocol based on testing results and hemodynamic stability in patients with ATAAD during the COVID ‐19 pandemic was effective and achieved favorable early surgical outcomes.
Source: Journal of Cardiac Surgery - Category: Cardiovascular & Thoracic Surgery Authors: Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research
Chief epidemiologist puts low number of cases down to light-touch ‘sustainable’ approachCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageWhile many European countries are seeing their infection rates surge to levels not seen since the peak of the Covid-19 pandemic, Sweden – whose light-touch approach has made it an international outlier – has recorded the fewest daily cases since the virus emerged.The Scandinavian country ’s rolling seven-day average of new casesstood at 108 on Tuesday, its lowest level since 13 March. Data from the Swedish national health agency showed only 1...
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As of 1 January 2021, theScandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health (SJWEH) will become a full open access (OA) journal. Under the "gold" OA status, all new articles will be published as "unlocked content" on the journal ’s website. This makes the final version of an article freely accessible for everyone, and allows for distribution and adaptation as long as the authors are duly acknowledged as they retain the copyright. Online subscriptions will no longer be needed and thus terminated, whereas subscriptions for the printed journal will continue. Going full OA is a major step in the 45...
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PATIENTS have had to wait up to four times as long for vital tests such as MRI scans since the pandemic's April peak.
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We report a clinically confirmed COVID-19 pregnant woman. The patient was tested negative 4 times in nucleic acid test, but immunoglobulin G was positive and immunoglobulin M was negative before delivery, suggesting a previous infection. Diagnoses: The pregnant woman underwent a computed tomography scan of both lungs at 29 + 2 weeks of pregnancy, and scattered stiffness and frosted glass shadows of both lungs were observed. According to the diagnostic criteria for COVID-19 pneumonia in the “New Coronavirus Prevention and Control Plan Fifth Edition” of the National Health Commission of China, she was diag...
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We report the usefulness of mobile cone-beam CT in patients with COVID-19 pneumonia. PMID: 32677386 [PubMed - in process]
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This article is republished from The Conversation under a Creative Commons license. Read the original article. The post Coronavirus Shows the Dangers of Letting Market Forces Govern Health and Social Care appeared first on Inter Press Service.
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