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Quantitative Analysis of the Olfactory System in COVID-19: An MR Imaging Study.
https://doi.org/10.3174/ajnr.A7278
AJNR. American Journal of Neuroradiology; Altunisik E, Baykan AH et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - Anosmia or hyposmia, often accompanied by changes in taste, is recognized as a common symptom that can assist in the diagnosis of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). The pathogenesis of olfactory dysfunction in COVID-19 is not yet fully understood. MR imaging represents a useful anatomic imaging method for the evaluation of olfactory dysfunction associated with varying etiologies, including vi...

Teaching Video NeuroImages: Uncommon Neuro-ophthalmic Finding in a Patient With Miller-...
https://doi.org/10.1212/WNL.0000000000012859
Neurology Costa AF, Rodríguez A et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - Teaching Video NeuroImages: Uncommon Neuro-ophthalmic Finding in a Patient With Miller-Fisher Syndrome and Past SARS-CoV-2 Infection.|2021|Costa AF,Rodríguez A,Martínez P,Blanco MDC,|

Age- and weight group-specific weight gain patterns in children and adolescents during ...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41366-021-00968-2 10.1111/bjhp.12470 10.1016/j.jaac.2020.05.009 10.1002/oby.22960 10.1002/oby.22861 10.3390/nu12082289 10.1186/s12889-020-09429-3 10.1016/j.pcad.2020.04.013 10.1016/j.orcp.2020.05.004 10.1017/dmp.2020.237 10.1056/NEJMoa1803527 10.1007/s40200-020-00682-2 10.1016/j.jped.2020.07.001 10.1097/MED.0000000000000592 10.1016/j.jpeds.2020.11.016 10.1016/j.jshs.2020.05.006 10.1038/ijo.2015.90 10.1136/bmjopen-2013-003286 10.1038/ijo.2017.6 10.1186/s13104-021-05562-3 10.3390/ijerph18115734 10.1136/bmjpo-2020-000834 10.1007/s001120170107 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2019.2430 10.1017/S1368980017002257 10.1038/s41366-021-00912-4 10.1016/j.numecd.2021.03.018 10.1016/j.eclinm.2021.101026 10.1080/09637486.2018.1492523 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-010978 10.3346/jkms.2021.36.e21 10.3390/children8050404 10.1038/s41366-021-00871-w 10.1038/s41366-020-00710-4 10.3390/nu13030930 10.1186/s12966-017-0555-2 10.1002/oby.21613 10.1002/oby.20977 10.2105/AJPH.2005.080754 10.7326/M20-2665 10.1186/s12966-020-00987-8 10.3389/fped.2020.00573 10.3390/nu12061807 10.1016/j.appet.2021.105132 10.1002/oby.22917 10.3390/nu12061583 10.1016/j.appet.2021.105119
International Journal of Obesity (2005); Vogel M, Geserick M et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - There is a concern that measures aiming to limit a further spread of COVID-19, e.g., school closures and social distancing, cause an aggravation of the childhood obesity epidemic. Therefore, we compared BMI trends during the 15 years before and during the COVID-19 pandemic. To assess the change in weight dynamics during the first months of COVID-19, we compared the trends of 3-month change in B...

The embers underneath the CoV-2 pandemic: a semblance of the persistent burn of health ...
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41590-021-01022-z
Nature Immunology; Jones HP, Phillips NR

Sep 25th, 2021 - The embers underneath the CoV-2 pandemic: a semblance of the persistent burn of health inequities and disparities in the United States.|2021|Jones HP,Phillips NR,|

Anecdotes from the pandemic.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41590-021-01039-4
Nature Immunology;

Sep 25th, 2021 - Anecdotes from the pandemic.|2021||

Associations between Mental Health, Alcohol Consumption and Drinking Motives during COV...
https://doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agab067
Alcohol and Alcoholism (Oxford, Oxfordshire); Carbia C, García-Cabrerizo R et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - The novel coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) has impacted the lives of people worldwide since March 2020. Social restrictions aimed at flattening the curve may be associated with an increase in mental health problems and have raised concerns regarding their effect on alcohol consumption. The objective of this study was to characterize changes in alcohol use during lockdown in Ireland and associati...

Impact of an Education Intervention on COVID-19 Vaccine Hesitancy in a Military Base Po...
https://doi.org/10.1093/milmed/usab363
Military Medicine; Li PC, Theis SR et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) vaccine hesitancy is a major impediment to achieving herd immunity and overcoming the current pandemic. Our aim was to decrease the prevalence of vaccine hesitancy through an education intervention. An education intervention, consisting of a PowerPoint presentation addressing the two mRNA COVID-19 vaccine concerns/myths and a question and answer panel compris...

Late-presenting Plasmodium falciparum Malaria in a Non-Endemic Setting During COVID-19 ...
https://doi.org/10.1093/milmed/usab393
Military Medicine; Robben PM, Dunbar CR et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - We report a case of febrile Plasmodium falciparum malaria in a 36-year-old male patient occurring 14 years after immigration from and more than 12 months since a return visit to the endemic area. The critical need for awareness regarding late presentations of P. falciparum is discussed.

WIC Participants' Perceptions of COVID-19-Related Changes to WIC Recertification and Se...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10900-021-01026-8 10.1007/s10995-013-1281-2 10.1111/phn.12259 10.1016/j.jand.2021.05.003 10.1016/j.jada.2004.02.028 10.1016/j.evalprogplan.2017.03.002 10.17226/10804 10.2105/ajph.2021.306211 10.1002/pam.20070 10.1007/s11293-011-9294-y 10.1016/s1499-4046(06)60171-1 10.1016/0002-8223(97)00191-0 10.1016/j.jand.2018.09.003 10.1016/j.jneb.2019.12.006
Journal of Community Health; Ventura AK, Martinez CE et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - Many Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) clinics implemented alternatives to in-person service delivery in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, including virtual visits and electronic document sharing. The objective of this cross-sectional study was to describe WIC participants' experiences with remote service delivery and recertification during the pande...

Combination therapies for COVID-19: an overview of the clinical trials landscape.
https://doi.org/10.1111/bcp.15089
British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology; Akinbolade S, Coughlan D et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - The COVID-19 pandemic has driven an unprecedented level of global activity in drug discovery and clinical development for effective therapeutics targeting the coronavirus disease. There are currently 744 therapeutics being tested in 2879 clinical trials globally. Almost 90% of these clinical trials are focused on monotherapies. Combination therapies are the mainstay of antiviral therapeutics to...

Excess Mortality in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients Hospitalized with COVID-19: A Lar...
https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.14492
Clinical Transplantation; Jering KS, McGrath MM et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - Solid-organ transplant (SOT) recipients with COVID-19 have higher risk of adverse outcomes compared to the general population. Whether hospitalized SOT recipients with COVID-19 are at higher risk of mortality than SOT recipients hospitalized for other causes, including non-COVID-19 pneumonia, remains unclear. We used logistic regression to compare outcomes of SOT recipients hospitalized with CO...

Virtual support groups in pediatric hematology/oncology during COVID-19: Lessons learne...
https://doi.org/10.1002/pbc.29378
Pediatric Blood & Cancer; Kaka A, Shama W et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - Virtual support groups in pediatric hematology/oncology during COVID-19: Lessons learned from the SickKids experience.|2021|Kaka A,Shama W,Lucchetta S,Nishimura C,Cottingham D,|

Preliminary Efficacy and Acceptability of an Online Exercise and Nutrition Workplace We...
https://doi.org/10.1177/21650799211037528
Workplace Health & Safety; SantaBarbara N, Rezai R et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - Workplace wellness programs (WWP) offer physiological and psychological benefits to employees and financial and productivity benefits to employers. However, the COVID-19 pandemic has prevented in-person sessions and has required WWP's to transition to online platforms. The purpose of this brief report was to assess the preliminary feasibility, acceptability, and efficacy of a mobile version of ...

Assessing the fear of COVID-19 scale among health care workers in Israel: a psychometri...
https://doi.org/10.1080/07481187.2021.1975175
Death Studies; Hawley CE, Iwanaga K et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - We explored the psychometric properties of the Hebrew version of the Fear of COVID-19 (FCV-19S) scale among health care workers in a large medical center in Israel. Participants (N = 705) completed the FCV-19S scale, as well as resilience, subjective well-being, and meaning in life using validated scales. Results showed a two-factor structural model accounting for 79.33% of the total variance. ...

Efficacy and secondary infection risk of tocilizumab, sarilumab and anakinra in COVID-1...
https://doi.org/10.1002/rmv.2295
Reviews in Medical Virology; Peng J, Fu M et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - As the pandemic progresses, the pathophysiology of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is becoming clearer and the potential for immunotherapy is increasing. However, clinical efficacy and safety of immunosuppressants (including tocilizumab, sarilumab and anakinra) treatment in COVID-19 patients are not yet known. We searched PubMed, Embase Medline, Web of Science and MedRxiv using specific sea...

Genetic counseling in the time of COVID-19: The Philippine experience with telegenetics.
https://doi.org/10.1002/jgc4.1518
Journal of Genetic Counseling; Tumulak MJR, Pascua AV et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - The COVID-19 pandemic poses a significant challenge to healthcare professionals and health systems around the world, most notably the disruption of its service delivery. The typical work setting for most genetic counselors (GCs) is in a clinic or hospital. However, during the COVID-19 pandemic, to help prevent the further spread of the virus, clinics and hospitals have restricted non-urgent in-...

The role of the cord blood platelet gel in the management of a diabetic foot with tendo...
https://doi.org/10.2217/rme-2021-0044
Regenerative Medicine; Massara M, Pucci G et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - Diabetic foot infection is frequent in diabetic patients and is due to neuropathy, trauma or peripheral arterial disease. The presence of an abscess requires urgent drainage and specific antibiotic therapy. Patients with critical limb ischemia need revascularization and, subsequently the intervention of a plastic surgeon is often required in cases of exposure of tendons and ligaments. During th...

Birth Satisfaction During the Early Months of the COVID-19 Pandemic in the United States.
https://doi.org/10.1097/NMC.0000000000000777
MCN. The American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing; Mollard E, Kupzyk K

Sep 25th, 2021 - Purpose: The purpose of this study was to describe birth satisfaction in women who gave birth in U.S. hospitals during the earliest months of the COVID-19 pandemic (March-July 2020).Study Design and Methods: A cross-sectional survey of 747 postpartum women who gave birth in the United States during the early COVID-19 pandemic was conducted. Participants in the United were recruited via social m...

Limited Protection of Inactivated SARS-CoV-2 Vaccine against Wuhan Strain and Variants ...
https://doi.org/10.3201/eid2712.211772
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Hunsawong T, Fernandez S et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - In vitro determination of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 neutralizing antibodies induced in serum samples from recipients of the CoronaVac vaccine showed a short protection period against the original virus strain and limited protection against variants of concern. These data provide support for vaccine boosters, especially variants of concern circulate.

Computed tomography features of COVID-19 in children: A systematic review and meta-anal...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000022571 10.1093/tropej/fmaa045
Medicine Wang JG, Mo YF et. al.

Sep 25th, 2021 - There are few reports on the chest computed tomography (CT) imaging features of children with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), and most reports involve small sample sizes. To systematically analyze the chest CT imaging features of children with COVID-19 and provide references for clinical practice. We searched PubMed, Web of Science, and Embase; data published by Johns Hopkins University; a...