Dialysis providers collaborate on offering isolation shifts, clinics for COVID-19 patients

April 2, 2020
Fresenius Medical Care North America and DaVita Inc. are collaborating with U.S. Renal Care, American Renal Associates, Satellite Health and other…
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VIDEO: Racial backlash as an Asian American physician due to COVID-19

April 2, 2020
William D. Chey, MD, from the Michigan Medicine Gastroenterology Clinic, Taubman Center at the University of Michigan, discusses in the fourth part…
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VIDEO: Impact of COVID-19 on IBD, clinical trials

April 2, 2020
In this exclusive video series, Stephen B. Hanauer, MD, medical director of the Digestive Health Center at Northwestern University Feinberg School…
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Small Chinese study examines characteristics of asymptomatic infection with SARS-CoV-2

April 2, 2020
Asymptomatic infection with SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, occurred most often among adults aged 30 to 49 years, according to results…
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Endocrinologists warn of increased COVID-19 complication risks with glucocorticoid use

April 2, 2020
Adults who are prescribed glucocorticoid therapy for common conditions, such as asthma, allergies and arthritis, as well as individuals with adrenal…

COVID-19: Orthopedic groups should consider key legal updates

April 2, 2020
By Anjana D. Patel, JD, Gary W. Herschman, JD, and Denise Dadika, JD Orthopedic groups are struggling with the strain that the COVID-19 pandemic has…
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Smoking not linked to COVID-19 severity

April 2, 2020
Researchers found no link between cigarette smoking and the severity of COVID-19 among cases in China, according to results of a preliminary…

ACR, rheumatology societies call on governors to safeguard hydroxychloroquine supply chain

April 2, 2020
More than 50 rheumatology societies, including the American College of Rheumatology, have urged U.S. governors to ensure judicious use of…

Ophthalmic industry shifts efforts to combat COVID-19

April 1, 2020
The ophthalmic industry is focusing its efforts on innovative ways to help combat the COVID-19 pandemic, finding new avenues of therapeutics to help…
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Study further characterizes critical illness in COVID-19

April 1, 2020
A new study published in The New England Journal of Medicine has offered further characterization of critically ill patients with COVID-19 who…