COVID-19 Research News Update for April 14: Treatment Guidelines Emerge

Post Date: April 14, 2020

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Treatment Guidelines Issued

Infectious Diseases Society of America: Guidelines on the Treatment and Management of Patients with COVID-19

From experts at Cincinnati Children’s

Co-author: Ashley Jenkins, MD

Journal of Hospital Medicine: Children’s Hospitals Caring for Adults During a Pandemic: Pragmatic Considerations and Approaches

Explore these findings

NEJM: Compassionate Use of Remdesivir for Patients with Severe Covid-19

“In this cohort of patients hospitalized for severe Covid-19 who were treated with compassionate-use remdesivir, clinical improvement was observed in 36 of 53 patients (68%).”

National Institutes of Health: NIH begins study to quantify undetected cases of coronavirus infection

Nature Medicine: COVID-19 Research in Brief: 4 April to 10 April, 2020

Acta Obestetrica Et Gynecologica Scandinavica: Classification system and case definition for SARS-CoV-2 infection in pregnant women, fetuses, and neonates

 

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