ACP and other health entities are providing information for clinicians as the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues to spread around the world. ... For these coronavirus education activities, ACP members may report their learning time for CME
This is the first pandemic caused by a coronavirus. And we have never before seen a pandemic that can be controlled, at the same time,” said WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom ... The numbers fell short of those calculations. barely. Montefiore's
Two studies offered new details on pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), gathered from the first cases to be diagnosed in Wuhan, China. ... One patient had died outside of China. ACP offers resources for internists on coronavirus,
Hospitalists have been working to improve outcomes for a vulnerable population.
One hospital reduced unnecessary labs during the pandemic, while another collected nine lessons to improve health care. Other recent studies looked at venous thromboembolism (VTE) in COVID-19 inpatients and mortality rates among patients
The Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS) coronavirus has been making patients severely ill in the Arabian Peninsula for several years, but on May 20, the first laboratory-confirmed infection was reported ... Middle East respiratory syndrome
Remdesivir appeared to be of benefit in one study but was associated with increased length of stay and no improvement in survival in another, an industry-funded trial found no benefit for canakinumab in severe COVID-19, and the FDA noted a possible
Did I leave home behind?
Hospitalists from three COVID-19 hotspots—New York City, New Orleans, and Phoenix—describe their programs' initial responses to the novel coronavirus in this month's main story.
That's something that we're having to still keep our eyes and our mind open to understanding—that it's not just all related to the coronavirus.”.