ICU Lessons on COVID-19 From Italian Front Line: Be Flexible
The rate of increase in patients needing ICU beds in areas badly affected by COVID-19 can double every 3 to 5 days for over a month, with patients...
Week-Old COVID-19 Urology Guidelines Already Outdated
The fast-pace of the pandemic means that physicians have to make decisions in the absence of any consensus guidance, and they are turning to social...
Multi-Level Distancing Is Best Against COVID-19: Study
A combination of quarantine, school closures, and work-from-home measures is the most effective way to prevent the spread of COVID-19, according to...
Do All Seniors Need Same Coronavirus Precautions?
Just how careful should older people be? Here’s what geriatricians think is reasonable.
FDA Warns to Watch for Fake COVID-19 Tests
The agency has issued warning letters to companies selling and promoting fake test kits. It has also stepped up enforcement at ports of entry,...
What Does a Self-Quarantine Look Like?
Isolation separates sick people from those who are not sick, while quarantine restricts the movement of people exposed to a contagious disease to...
Where Are the Tests? COVID-19 Sidelines Clinicians
A physician remains self-quarantined, unable to work, while she waits to be tested for the novel coronavirus.
The Week That Wasn't in COVID-19: Centenarian Survives, High-Risk Blood Types
Three medical stories that we didn't cover, explained.
COVID-19 Daily: DIY Masks, 'Some of Us Will Die'
These are the coronavirus stories you need to know about today.
China Reaches Milestone in Coronavirus Fight
For the first time since the new coronavirus outbreak began in December, China -- once the epicenter of what would become a global pandemic --...
Blood Type May Affect COVID-19 Risk: Study
A person's blood type may affect their risk for COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, researchers report.
About Half of COVID-19 Cases Show Digestive Signs
The researchers analyzed data from 204 COVID-19 patients, average age nearly 55, who were admitted to three hospitals in the Hubei province...