Preventing the next public health emergency: New evidence demonstrates need to address antimicrobial resistance
COVID-19 is not the first pandemic caused by a novel strain of a virus affecting the upper respiratory tract.Over the past 100 years, pandemics have been caused by novel forms of influenza and other coronaviruses, such as severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus (SARS) and Middle East Severe respiratory syndrome (MERS). Common complications of each of these infections include pneumonia which can lead to secondary bacterial infections requiring treatment with antibiotics.
ConclusionsThe COVID-19 pandemic has exposed the fragility of the medical and social systems that supports families of children with LT-CCCs. These findings are consistent with previous literature that suggest that the COVID-19 pandemic has increased the risk for child maltreatment. It additionally highlights the vulnerability of this patient population.
ConclusionVariations of pH occurred in the majority (79.7%) of patients admitted with COVID-19. The patients experienced all the type of acid –base disorders, notably metabolic and respiratory alkalosis were the most common alterations in this group of patients.
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