CNS Spectrums; Jalal B, Chamberlain SR et. al.
Oct 21st, 2020 - Obsessive-compulsive disorder-contamination fears, features and treatment: Novel smartphone therapies in light of global mental health and pandemics (COVID-19).|2020|Jalal B,Chamberlain SR,Robbins TW,Sahakian BJ,|
Disaster Medicine and Public Health Preparedness; Abobaker A, Oluwalana I
Oct 21st, 2020 - The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on post-operative follow-up after total hip and knee joints replacement.|2020|Abobaker A,Oluwalana I,|
The Journal of Laryngology and Otology; Murdin L, Saman Y et. al.
Oct 21st, 2020 - The remote neuro-otology assessment - managing dizziness in the coronavirus disease 2019 era.|2020|Murdin L,Saman Y,Rea P,|
The Journal of Laryngology and Otology; Shenton C, Aucott W
Oct 21st, 2020 - How I do it: a simulator of the ear for developing otomicroscopy skills during the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic.|2020|Shenton C,Aucott W,|
Advances in Genetics; Steele EJ
Oct 21st, 2020 - This current volume is, in many ways, a 2020 update to the important 1999-2000 compendium by Sir Fred Hoyle and Professor N. Chandra Wickramasinghe's "Astronomical Origins of life: Steps towards Panspermia." The emerging new paradigm of biology that connects life on Earth with the wider cosmos is covered in considerable depth showing that terrestrial biological evolution is best understood as a...
Advances in Genetics; Wickramasinghe NC
Oct 21st, 2020 - WHO's pronouncement of the 2019 novel coronavirus outbreak as a pandemic disease came months after we published a warning that the present deepest minimum of the sunspot cycle would be likely to facilitate the onset of a viral pandemic. During a deep sunspot minimum (deepest in 100 years) such as we are now witnessing, two space related phenomena could have an effect on the disposition of viral...
Advances in Genetics; Steele EJ, Gorczynski RM et. al.
Oct 21st, 2020 - The origins and global spread of two recent, yet quite different, pandemic diseases is discussed and reviewed in depth: Candida auris, a eukaryotic fungal disease, and COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2), a positive strand RNA viral respiratory disease. Both these diseases display highly distinctive patterns of sudden emergence and global spread, which are not easy to understand by conventional epidemiologic...
Travel Medicine and Infectious Disease; Maleki M, Mahmoudi MR et. al.
Oct 21st, 2020 - Coronaviruses are enveloped RNA viruses from the Coronaviridae family affecting neurological, gastrointestinal, hepatic and respiratory systems. In late 2019 a new member of this family belonging to the Betacoronavirus genera (referred to as COVID-19) originated and spread quickly across the world calling for strict containment plans and policies. In most countries in the world, the outbreak of...
Current Problems in Cardiology; Mahmoud SED, Etriby SE et. al.
Oct 21st, 2020 - The World Health Organization (WHO) announced that the novel coronavirus pneumonia pandemic caused by SARS-CoV-2 was classified as a public health emergency of international concern on January 30, 2020 Egypt's health ministry had announced the first case in the country at Cairo International Airport involving a Chinese national on 14 February 2020. Case decisions in the cath labs should be indi...
Current Problems in Cardiology; Elbaum L, Rashed E et. al.
Oct 21st, 2020 - During the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, strained acute care resources, the potential for rapid clinical decompensation, and concerns about staff safety has prompted a conservative management approach for acute coronary syndrome patients. We present our experience of COVID-19 patients at Elmhurst Hospital Center presenting with ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction and compared out...
Vaccine Safavi A, Kefayat A et. al.
Oct 21st, 2020 - SARS-CoV-2 causes a severe respiratory disease called COVID-19. Currently, global health is facing its devastating outbreak. However, there is no vaccine available against this virus up to now. In this study, a novel multi-epitope vaccine against SARS-CoV-2 was designed to provoke both innate and adaptive immune responses. The immunodominant regions of six non-structural proteins (nsp7, nsp8, n...
Trends in Endocrinology and Metabolism: TEM; Brandi ML, Giustina A
Oct 21st, 2020 - The recent coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic showed a different severity in the disease between males and females. Men have been becoming severely ill at a higher rate than women. These data along with an age-dependent disease susceptibility and mortality in the elderly suggest that sex hormones are the main factors in determining the clinical course of the infection. The differences...
Ultrasound in Medicine & Biology; Bennett D, De Vita E et. al.
Oct 21st, 2020 - Ultrasound imaging of the lung (LUS) and associated tissues has demonstrated clinical utility in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the possibilities of a portable pocket-sized ultrasound scanner in the evaluation of lung involvement in patients with COVID-19 pneumonia. We conducted 437 paired readings in 34 LUS evaluations of hospitalized...
Brain & Development; Bektaş G, Akçay N et. al.
Oct 21st, 2020 - Reversible splenial lesion syndrome (RESLES) is characterized by a temporary lesion in the splenium of the corpus callosum, emerging related to encephalitis, seizures, antiepileptic drug withdrawal, or metabolic disturbances. Among RESLES, mild encephalitis/encephalopathy with reversible splenial lesion (MERS) has been defined as a distinct clinicoradiologic syndrome associated with viral infec...
Cytotherapy Iglesias-Lopez C
Oct 21st, 2020 - Temporary derogation from European environmental legislation for clinical trials of genetically modified organisms for coronavirus disease 2019.|2020|Iglesias-Lopez C,|
Disability and Health Journal; Meleo-Erwin Z, Kollia B et. al.
Oct 21st, 2020 - The COVID-19 pandemic necessitated a rapid shift to remote instruction. This may have caused particular challenges for students with disabilities. We aimed to describe the availability of remote instruction and counseling resources on the disability/accessibility websites of colleges and universities in the greater New York City area. At the time this study was conducted, this region was the gl...
Journal of Primary Care & Community Health; Techasatian L, Lebsing S et. al.
Oct 21st, 2020 - The study aimed to explore the prevalence and possible risk factors to prevent the face mask related adverse skin reactions during the ongoing COVID-19 after a recommendation of face mask wearing for public use in Thailand. The prevalence of face mask related adverse skin reactions was 454 cases (54.5%), of which acne was the most frequent (399; 39.9%), followed by rashes on the face (154; 18.4...
Journal of Primary Care & Community Health; Dominguez LW, Willis JS
Oct 21st, 2020 - Hospitals and health systems suffer an over-reliance on elective surgeries to remain profitable. As a result, systems report record losses, while demand for emergency room, hospital, and intensive care beds have surged. Studies have admitted that many surgeries are unnecessary, and physician leaders admit that profit plays a role in driving such needless cost and risk. Most diseases are better ...
Health Care for Women International; Reizer A, Koslowsky M et. al.
Oct 21st, 2020 - After the COVID-19 virus was officially declared a pandemic on March 11, 2020, the Israeli government adopted lockdown restrictions to limit its spread. The purpose of the present article is to examine the impact of this disturbing environment on Israeli women. Specifically, we examined whether fear of the virus would impact the women's distress symptoms, self-rated health (SRH), and marital sa...
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Marr KA, Platt A et. al.
Oct 21st, 2020 - Aspergillosis complicating severe influenza infection has been increasingly detected worldwide. Recently, coronavirus disease-associated pulmonary aspergillosis (CAPA) has been detected through rapid reports, primarily from centers in Europe. We provide a case series of CAPA, adding 20 cases to the literature, with review of pathophysiology, diagnosis, and outcomes. The syndromes of pulmonary a...