COVID-19 Research News Update March 23: Treatment Trials Launch, GI Symptoms Reported
Post Date: March 23, 2020 | Publish Date:
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RESPONDING TO THE PANDEMIC
The research operations at Cincinnati Children’s have been modified to protect employees. Meanwhile, experts in neonatal science, pulmonary research, hospital medicine, mental health, vaccine development, infectious diseases, and many more disciplines continue their work to contribute to the hunt for effective treatments and a vaccine.
As developments occur in this fast-changing crisis, check back in regularly for more news from the Research Horizons blog.
More COVID-19 Research Developments
Science: WHO launches global megatrial of the four most promising coronavirus treatments
Nature: Covert coronavirus infections could be seeding new outbreaks
CDC MMWR: Severe Outcomes Among Patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) — United States, February 12–March 16, 2020
The American Journal of Gastroenterology: Clinical characteristics of COVID-19 patients with digestive symptoms in Hubei, China
Science: The standard coronavirus test, if available, works well—but can new diagnostics help in this pandemic?
HOW YOU CAN TRACK PEDIATRIC NEWS ABOUT COVID-19
A frequently updated collection of pediatric COVID-19 papers can be found here
An excellent pandemic tracking dashboard from Johns Hopkins University