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Harnessing Collaborative Care to Meet Mental Health Demands in the Era of COVID-19.
https://doi.org/10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2020.3216
JAMA Psychiatry; Carlo AD, Barnett BS et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Harnessing Collaborative Care to Meet Mental Health Demands in the Era of COVID-19.|2020|Carlo AD,Barnett BS,Unützer J,|

Commercial Serology Assays Predict Neutralization Activity Against SARS-CoV-2.
https://doi.org/10.1093/clinchem/hvaa262
Clinical Chemistry; Suhandynata RT, Hoffman MA et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - It is unknown whether a positive serology result correlates with protective immunity against SARS-CoV-2. There are also concerns regarding the low positive predictive value of SARS-CoV-2 serology tests, especially when testing populations with low disease prevalence. A neutralization assay was validated in a set of PCR confirmed positive specimens and in a negative cohort. In addition, 9,530 sp...

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the heart transplant population: a single-centre...
https://doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezaa323
European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery : Official Journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery; Caraffa R, Bagozzi L et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Few anecdotal cases have been reported in the literature regarding heart transplant recipients and infection with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). We report our experience with 6 patients hospitalized in Northern Italy during the outbreak. Of the 396 living heart transplant recipients from 1985 to 2020 included in the study, 6 patients developed the novel 2019 coron...

Thoracic surgery during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic in Madrid, Spa...
https://doi.org/10.1093/ejcts/ezaa324
European Journal of Cardio-thoracic Surgery : Official Journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery; Hoyos Mejía L, Romero Román A et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - We reviewed the incidence of coronavirus disease 2019 cases and the postoperative outcomes of patients who had thoracic surgery during the beginning and at the highest point of transmission in our community. We retrospectively reviewed patients who had undergone elective thoracic surgery from 12 February 2020 to 30 April 2020 and were symptomatic or tested positive for severe acute respiratory ...

Double Trouble: Combined Cardiovascular Effects of Particulate Matter Exposure and COVI...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cvr/cvaa293
Cardiovascular Research; Tanwar V, Adelstein JM et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - The coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) has rapidly grown into a pandemic. According to initial reports, the lungs were thought to be the primary target, but recent case studies have shown its reach can extend to other organs including the heart and blood vessels. The severity of cardiac complications of COVID-19 depends on ...

The Challenges of Expanding Rapid Tests to Curb COVID-19.
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2020.21106
JAMA Rubin R

Oct 21st, 2020 - The Challenges of Expanding Rapid Tests to Curb COVID-19.|2020|Rubin R,|

Micronutrients and bioactive compounds in the immunological pathways related to SARS-Co...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00394-020-02410-1
European Journal of Nutrition; Arruda de Souza Monnerat J, Ribeiro de Souza P et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - The new coronavirus pandemic is affecting the entire world with more than 25 million confirmed cases in August 2020 according to the World Health Organization. It is known that the virus can affect several tissues and can progress to a respiratory failure in severe cases. To prevent the progression to this stage of the disease and minimize all the damage caused by coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) the i...

Overview of chest involvement at computed tomography in children with coronavirus disea...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00247-020-04826-7
Pediatric Radiology; Peng X, Guo Y et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Chest computed tomography (CT) findings in children with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) have been rarely reported in a comprehensive and systematic manner. We investigated the chest CT findings in children with COVID-19, and explored the differences in these findings between symptomatic patients and asymptomatic patients. Demographic findings, clinical characteristics, duration of hospital...

Managing a gastrointestinal oncology practice in Japan during the COVID-19 pandemic: si...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10147-020-01806-7
International Journal of Clinical Oncology; Takahari D, Shinozaki E et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) was declared to be a global pandemic by the World Health Organization on March 11, 2020. On April 7, 2020, a state of emergency was declared in Japan, as had been by other nations worldwide. This unprecedented crisis has profound implications for patients undergoing chemotherapy and for practicing healthcare professionals. Various reports have shown data indi...

Angiotensin enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers as protective factors i...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11739-020-02523-9
Internal and Emergency Medicine; Yahyavi A, Hemmati N et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Targeting the renin-angiotensin system is proposed to affect mortality due to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). We aimed to compare the mortality rates in COVID-19 patients who received angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors or angiotensin receptor blockers (ACEIs/ARBs) and those who did not. In this retrospective cohort study, mortality was considered as the main outcome measure. All unde...

SARS-CoV-2 specific virulence factors in COVID-19.
https://doi.org/10.1002/jmv.26615
Journal of Medical Virology; Kumar A, Prasoon P et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Paucity of knowledge about SARS-CoV-2 specific virulence factors has greatly hampered therapeutic management of patients with COVID-19. Recently, a cluster of studies appeared, which presented empirical evidence for SARS-CoV-2 specific virulence factors that can explain key elements of COVID-19 pathology. These studies unravel multiple structural and non-structural specifics of SARS-CoV-2, such...

Clinical features and antibody response of patients from a COVID-19 treatment hospital ...
https://doi.org/10.1002/jmv.26617
Journal of Medical Virology; Chen Y, Ke Y et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has rapidly evolved into a global pandemic. A total of 1578 patients admitted into a newly built hospital specialized for COVID-19 treatment in Wuhan, China, were enrolled. Clinical features and the levels of SARS-CoV-2 IgM and IgG were analyzed. In total, 1532 patients (97.2%) were identified as laboratory-confirmed cases. Seventy-seven patients were identif...

Intricacies in characterizing positivity in pooled sample testing for SARS-CoV-2.
https://doi.org/10.1002/jmv.26618
Journal of Medical Virology; Mohanty S, Ravindra A et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - The unprecedented demand for testing for the ongoing coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19) pandemic caused by SARS-CoV-2 has led to an acute shortage and limited availability of test reagents for which pooling of samples has been recommended in areas with low prevalence. Considering the possibility of dilution factor in pool testing, an attempt was made to find out possibility of any true positiv...

Suspected COVID-19-related reticulated purpura of the soles in an infant.
https://doi.org/10.1111/pde.14409
Pediatric Dermatology REFERENCES; Andina D, Colmenero I et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - A growing number of skin lesions during the COVID-19 pandemic are being recognized. Acral ischemic lesions identical to chilblains are most typical in children and young adults. We report an infant girl, aged 1 month and 29 days, with a peculiar reticulated purpuric eruption on her soles, with positive immunohistochemistry for SARS-CoV-2 in the endothelia of dermal blood vessels. The patient ha...

Characteristics Associated With Racial/Ethnic Disparities in COVID-19 Outcomes in an Ac...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.25197
JAMA Network Open; Gu T, Mack JA et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Black patients are overrepresented in the number of COVID-19 infections, hospitalizations, and deaths in the US. Reasons for this disparity may be due to underlying comorbidities or sociodemographic factors that require further exploration. To systematically determine patient characteristics associated with racial/ethnic disparities in COVID-19 outcomes. This retrospective cohort study used com...

Coronavirus: proteomics analysis of chicken kidney tissue infected with variant 2 (IS-1...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00705-020-04845-7
Archives of Virology; Abdollahi H, Rezaei-Tavirani M et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Avian infectious bronchitis virus is one of the most important gammacoronaviruses, which causes a highly contagious disease. In this study, we investigated changes in the proteome of kidney tissue of specific-pathogen-free (SPF) chickens that were infected with an isolate of the nephrotropic variant 2 genotype (IS/1494/06) of avian coronavirus. Twenty 1-day-old SPF White Leghorn chickens were r...

The role of a chest computed tomography severity score in coronavirus disease 2019 pneu...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000022433
Medicine Salaffi F, Carotti M et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - The chest computed tomography (CT) characteristics of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) are important for diagnostic and prognostic purposes. The aim of this study was to investigate chest CT findings in COVID-19 patients in order to determine the optimal cut-off value of a CT severity score that can be considered a potential prognostic indicator of a severe/critical outcome.The CT findings w...

Experience of N-acetylcysteine airway management in the successful treatment of one cas...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000022577
Medicine Liu Y, Wang M et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - The new coronavirus pneumonia Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) has become a global pandemic. Patients with critically COVID-19 usually require invasive respiratory support, and the airway management is particularly important and the prognosis is poor. A 64-year-old man with an anastomotic fistula after radical treatment of esophageal cancer and right-side encapsulated pyopneumothorax was ad...

A systematic review of etiology, epidemiology, clinical manifestations, image findings,...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000022688
Medicine Xu J, Ma XP et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Unknown origin pneumonia has been furiously spreading since the late of December 2019, subsequently spread to approximately all provinces and areas in China and many countries, which was announced as a Public Health Emergency of International Concern by World Health Organization (WHO). The studies on 2019 Corona Virus Disease-19 (COVID-19) conducted from various fields around the world. Herein,...

The therapeutic efficacy of Huashi Baidu Formula combined with antiviral drugs in the t...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000022715
Medicine Han L, Wang Y et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - The Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a new acute respiratory infectious disease that has become a major global public health event. In China, the combination of Huashi Baidu Formula (HBF) and antiviral drugs is used in the clinical treatment of severe patients with new coronary pneumonia, but there is still a lack of evidence-based medical evaluation. We search for research in PubMed/MED...