In-hospital mortality was quadrupled in COVID-positive STEMI patients.
The vaccine was developed by Oxford University and Astra Zeneca.
At the peak of the pandemic in New York City, goals of care discussions became easier, though coping with death remains an issue.
Visits began to rise again around Labor Day, but some specialties are still hard hit.
When patients are admitted to the ICU, some biomarkers in the body are too high and others are too low. Vitamin D is often too low.
“We’re now thinking outside of the typical education model,” Dr. Tiffany Murano said.
Top health official is “cautiously optimistic” for vaccine distribution before end of year, pending favorable safety and efficacy data.
Angiography fell off but door-to-balloon times haven’t suffered, even with the pandemic, according to initial results from the North American...
Dr. Wilkoff discusses some criteria for when we can return to “normal” in this pandemic time.