In as many as 80% of patients leaving the ICU, researchers have documented what they call post–intensive care syndrome (PICS).
Hospitalists at Baystate Health in Western Massachusetts realized the necessity of a new model of care for COVID-19 patients.
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The testing described in the report is “quite affordable,” according to one of the authors.
Volunteer “street medics” -- nursing students, veterinarians, doctors, trauma surgeons, security guards, ski patrollers, nurses, wilderness EMTs,...
Burnout is a potential reality for clinicians in times of high stress.
Hispanic, black, and Native persons account for a disproportionate share of those infected by the coronavirus.
“Perhaps, Arizona will be a warning sign to other areas.”
The agency determined that chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine are unlikely to be effective against COVID-19.
Flu vaccination is the one thing that can be done to mitigate the situation.