The year 2020 brought us one of the biggest pandemics of the new era. During January of this year, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the outbreak of coronavirus 2 […]» Read more
Introduction: Takotsubo is often described as stress-induced cardiomyopathy and is a known cause of heart failure. Objective: Review the clinical course of a young coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patient who […]» Read more
The development of a coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine has progressed at unprecedented speed. Widespread public uptake of the vaccine is crucial to stem the pandemic.To examine the factors associated […]» Read more
Covid-19: What is the best approach in gynecological oncology patient management during the coronavirus pandemic?
Coronavirus (COVID-19) infection is a new major concern and a global emergency in almost all countries worldwide; due to the higher sensibility of cancer patients, they are more susceptible to […]» Read more
Where have the children with epilepsy gone? An observational study of seizure-related accesses to emergency department at the time of COVID-19.
The COVID-19 pandemic and related lockdown measures drastically changed health care and emergency services utilization. This study evaluated trends in emergency department (ED) access for seizure-related reasons in the first […]» Read more
[Interpretation for the group standards in the handling of accidental leak coronavirus disease 2019 sample].
Biosafety is an important guarantee of the new coronavirus laboratory test. The accident treatment of sample overflow and sprinkle is a necessary part of the emergency plan for testing activities. […]» Read more
. When, how, why and whom for there will be an “after” Covid-19? The announced, but unpredicted, radical and global experience of the Covid-19 pandemia has revealed the degree of […]» Read more
The CoViD-19 pandemic has pointed out the the need for an efficient, timely, ethically correct clinical research, in order to find rapid and reliable responses to health challenges. The guidelines […]» Read more
Emergency Remote Teaching (ERT) presented various challenges as the Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences (OSU-CHS) campus closed to students in response to COVID-19 mitigation efforts in late March […]» Read more
Mental well-being and association of the four factors coping structure model: A perspective of people living in lockdown during COVID-19.
The physical and mental health risks of COVID-19 become higher as people are asked to stay home for an indefinite period. The objective was to investigate the link between the […]» Read more
Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic during Spain’s state of emergency on the diagnosis of colorectal cancer.
We evaluate the impact of COVID-epidemic in colorectal cancer (CRC) diagnosis during Spain’s state of emergency.We compared newly diagnosed patients with patients diagnosed in the same period of 2019.A new […]» Read more
I was on my surgical rotation in March 2020 when I decided to visit my parents for my mother’s birthday. During my visit, my medical school joined many across the […]» Read more
To describe mental health presentations to a tertiary emergency department in New Zealand during a national COVID-19 Lockdown.A retrospective, comparative cohort study in Christchurch Hospital, New Zealand.There was a 3510 […]» Read more
Several comorbidities have been associated with an increased risk of severity and mortality in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), including hypertension, diabetes, cerebrovascular disease, chronic kidney disease, and chronic obstructive pulmonary […]» Read more
More than 100 COVID-19 vaccine candidates are in development since the SARS-CoV-2 genetic sequence was published in January 2020. The uptake of a COVID-19 vaccine among children will be instrumental […]» Read more
Objectives: The aim of this study was to assess the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and population lockdown on pediatric ED consultations. Methods: A cross-sectional study on pediatric emergency department […]» Read more
In March 2020, the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) published a national strategic plan for COVID-19, which provides general guidelines yet leaves logistical details for institutions to determine. Key […]» Read more
Initial emergency department mechanical ventilation strategies for COVID-19 hypoxemic respiratory failure and ARDS.
Severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) is an emerging viral pathogen that causes the novel coronavirus disease of 2019 (COVID-19) and may result in hypoxemic respiratory failure necessitating invasive […]» Read more
Today, Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a global public health emergency and vaccination measures to counter its diffusion are deemed necessary. Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the etiological […]» Read more
Lessons From Italy’s and Sweden’s Policies in Fighting COVID-19: The Contribution of Biomedical and Social Competences.
We start (section The COVID-19 Pandemic and Italy’s Response to It) by focusing on Italy’s “tough” response to COVID-19 pandemic, which included total lockdown with very limited possibility of movement […]» Read more
During the outbreak of the novel coronavirus pneumonia (COVID-19), there is a huge demand for medical masks. A mask manufacturer often receives a large amount of orders that must be […]» Read more
Chinese medicine (CM) has been used to treat Novel Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) pneumonia in China. This meta-analysis was conducted to evaluate the clinical efficacy and safety of CM in the […]» Read more
The coronavirus disease 19 (COVID-19) pandemic poses a serious threat to the sustainability of healthcare systems and is currently having a significant effect on living conditions worldwide. No therapeutic agent […]» Read more
Psychological, Behavioral, and Interpersonal Effects and Clinical Implications for Health Systems of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic: A Call for Research.
The novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) emerged at the end of 2019 and was classified as a pandemic by the World Health Organization (WHO) on March 11, 2020. Both the COVID-19 […]» Read more
SARS-CoV-2 and its associated disease, COVID-19, has infected over seven million people world-wide, including two million people in the United States. While many people recover from the virus uneventfully, a […]» Read more
A Longitudinal Study on the Emotional Impact Cause by the COVID-19 Pandemic Quarantine on General Population.
COVID-19 pandemic represents, not only a public physical health emergency, but a mental health serious problem as well. However, little is known about the psychological impact of the quarantine during […]» Read more
To analyse structural and non-structural modifications of acute stroke care pathways undertaken at healthcare institutions across the regions of Italy due to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.Research on National […]» Read more
Linguistic Markers of the Emotion Elaboration Surrounding the Confinement Period in the Italian Epicenter of COVID-19 Outbreak.
The expressive writing method has rarely been proposed in contexts of large-scale upheavals that affect large populations. In this study this method was applied as an intervention and tool of […]» Read more
The COVID-19 Pandemic is a worldwide historical event that will continue to affect nearly every aspect of ordinary life, including affecting our economic, political, and healthcare eco-systems. An effective pandemic […]» Read more
Relationship Between the Number of Patients Visiting Emergency Department and Tokyo Health System’s Capacity During Early Stages of the First Wave of COVID-19.
The first coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) patients were reported in China on December 12, 2019, and the first COVID-19 patients were reported in Japan on January 16, 2020. Here, we investigated […]» Read more