Impact of the COVID-19 Lockdown on Ophthalmological Assistance in the Emergency Department at a Spanish Primary Level Hospital
CONCLUSIONS: Most diagnostic clusters showed a similar decrease. Clusters that included vision-threating conditions (retina, neuro-ophthalmology, and uveitis) remained mostly stable. During the COVID-19 lockdown, the diagnosis of adenoviral conjunctivitis decreased nearly 10 times. This fact may represent a decrease in the transmission of these infections.PMID:34840824 | PMC:PMC8616649 | DOI:10.1155/2021/8023361
Cases seem to be subsiding in states with high vaccination rates, but observers are reluctant to make firm predictionsIn February 2021, Dr Craig Spencer wrote in a Mediumpost that he was as “eager as anyone to see the end of this pandemic. Thankfully, that may be in sight”.“Covid cases and hospitalizations are dropping,” wrote Spencer, director of Global Health in Emergency Medicine at New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center. “Vaccines are getting into arms. So, what happens next?”Continue reading...
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In COVID-19 clinical update #97, Daniel Griffin covers immunity after infection recognized by CDC, outcomes before and after Omicron, infectious viral load in Delta vs Omicron, PCR vs rapid antigen tests, booster interval shortened to 5 months, risk factors for severe outcomes in vaccinated, cross-reactive memory T cells, vaccine effectiveness vs MIS-C, and Rivaroxiban for […]
Rachel, 38, said she was discouraged from having the Covid vaccine in the early days of the rolloutCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageA mother whose baby was stillborn while she was in hospital withCovid-19 has urged people to get vaccinated to save themselves the “agony” of becoming seriously ill with the virus.Rachel, 38, from Bilston in Wolverhampton, who did not wish to use her surname, was so unwell she did not realise she had given birth to her son Jaxon, at 24 weeks, in August, and was in a coma and in hospital for three and a half months after contracting the virus.Continue reading...
Do you like scary movies? North American audiences still do, even as most other theatrical releases continue to struggle amid a pandemic. “Scream” is the latest horror film to make a si… #northamerican #audiences #scream #horrorfilm
The Canadian military is being sent to Attawapiskat First Nation in northern Ontario to help the community manage a COVID-19 outbreak, Minister of Emergency Preparedness Bill Blair said Friday night.
Professor Campos makes an important distinction. To say that courts, including the Supreme Court, should be apolitical is nonsensical. Any legal ideology or reasoning is inherently political in a sense. As Campos puts it, " any non-trivial appellate court case requires a court to enforce a contestable vision of what the law is — that is, a legal ideology. " If you don't like the ruling you'll likely say it's political, if you do like it you'll probably say that it's just sound jurisprudence. However, a partisan court is a different matter. It bases its ruling not on a consistent application of a legal ...
OAN, which rose to prominence during Donald Trump's presidency, has been criticized for spreading conspiracy theories about the pandemic and 2020 election. #oneamericanewsnetwork #donaldtrump #directv
American businesses are taking different paths after a Supreme Court ruling against the Biden mandate for big employers. #citigroup #supremecourt