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Pivotal climate summit dogged by COVID and equity concerns.
Nature Tollefson J

Sep 13th, 2021 - Pivotal climate summit dogged by COVID and equity concerns.|2021|Tollefson J,|epidemiology,prevention & control,organization & administration,economics,economics,legislation & jurisprudence,prevention & control,statistics & numerical data,

COVID-19 and financial market response in China: Micro evidence and possible mechanisms.
PloS One; Wang Z, Zhang Z et. al.

Sep 10th, 2021 - This paper uses event study based on the Generalized Autoregressive Conditional Heteroscedasticity (GARCH) model to study the impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on China's financial market. It finds that the pandemic had an overall significant and negative impact on the stock prices of firms listed on SSE, SZSE and ChiNext. However, such impact appeared to be heterogeneous across industries, affec...

Use of private management consultants in public health.
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Bruch JD, Feldman J et. al.

Sep 9th, 2021 - Use of private management consultants in public health.|2021|Bruch JD,Feldman J,Song Z,|economics,ethics,ethics,

Proposed takeover of Vectura by Phillip Morris International.
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Agrawal S

Sep 9th, 2021 - Proposed takeover of Vectura by Phillip Morris International.|2021|Agrawal S,|economics,organization & administration,economics,organization & administration,

Engineered SARS-CoV-2 receptor binding domain improves manufacturability in yeast and i...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the Un... Dalvie NC, Rodriguez-Aponte SA et. al.

Sep 9th, 2021 - Global containment of COVID-19 still requires accessible and affordable vaccines for low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). Recently approved vaccines provide needed interventions, albeit at prices that may limit their global access. Subunit vaccines based on recombinant proteins are suited for large-volume microbial manufacturing to yield billions of doses annually, minimizing their manufac...

Experiences of renal healthcare practitioners during the COVID-19 pandemic: a multi-met...
BMC Nephrology; Mc Keaveney C, Reid J et. al.

Sep 9th, 2021 - Globally, renal healthcare practitioners provide intensive and protracted support to a highly complex multi-morbid patient population however knowledge about the impact of COVID-19 on these practitioners is extremely limited. This study aimed to explore the experiences of COVID-19 with renal healthcare practitioners during the first global lockdown between June 2020 and September 2020. A multi-...

Hypertension, cholesterol and diabetes medication adherence, health care utilization an...
Medicine Campbell PJ, Axon DR et. al.

Sep 4th, 2021 - Limited evidence exists regarding the relationships between adherence, as defined in Pharmacy Quality Alliance (PQA) medication adherence measures, health care utilization, and economic outcomes. PQA adherence measures for hypertension, cholesterol, and diabetes are of particular interest given their use in Medicare Star Ratings to evaluate health plan performance.The objective of this study wa...

Global access to affordable direct oral anticoagulants.
Bulletin of the World Health Organization; Neumann I, Schünemann HJ et. al.

Sep 4th, 2021 - Poor control of cardiovascular disease accounts for a substantial proportion of the disease burden in developing countries, but often essential anticoagulant medicines for preventing strokes and embolisms are not widely available. In 2019, direct oral anticoagulants were added to the World Health Organization's WHO Model list of essential medicines. The aims of this paper are to summarize the b...

Effect of Covid-19 pandemic on tourist travel risk and management perceptions.
PloS One; Rahman MK, Gazi MAI et. al.

Sep 2nd, 2021 - This study aims to explore the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on tourists' travel risk and management perceptions. Driven on the effect of the pandemic, we investigate tourists' travel risk and management perceptions and its effect on society using a sample of 716 respondents. The data was collected through social media platforms using a representative sampling method and analyzed applying the...

The impact of COVID-19 on trips to urban amenities: Examining travel behavior changes i...
PloS One; Sevtsuk A, Hudson A et. al.

Sep 2nd, 2021 - While there has been much speculation on how the pandemic has affected work location patterns and home location choices, there is sparse evidence regarding the impacts that COVID-19 has had on amenity visits in American cities, which typically constitute over half of all urban trips. Using aggregate app-based GPS positioning data from smartphone users, this study traces the changes in amenity v...

Women's wellbeing and the burden of unpaid work.
BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.); Seedat S, Rondon M

Sep 2nd, 2021 - Women's wellbeing and the burden of unpaid work.|2021|Seedat S,Rondon M,|epidemiology,economics,psychology,economics,economics,psychology,

Public investments in the development of GeneXpert molecular diagnostic technology.
PloS One; Gotham D, McKenna L et. al.

Sep 1st, 2021 - The GeneXpert diagnostic platform from the US based company Cepheid is an automated molecular diagnostic device that performs sample preparation and pathogen detection within a single cartridge-based assay. GeneXpert devices can enable diagnosis at the district level without the need for fully equipped clinical laboratories, are simple to use, and offer rapid results. Due to these characteristi...

Early days of the pandemic-The association of economic and socio-political country char...
PloS One; Holz M, Mayerl J

Sep 1st, 2021 - This article examines cross-national differences in growth of deaths by COVID-19 over time in the first phase of the pandemic, during the time period of 31st December 2019 to 2nd April 2020. We seek to understand and explain country level reaction in the initial period of the pandemic. We explore socio-economic and socio-political country characteristics as determinants of deaths per day and we...

Early assessment of the relationship between the COVID-19 pandemic and births in high-i...
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the Un... Aassve A, Cavalli N et. al.

Sep 1st, 2021 - Drawing on past pandemics, scholars have suggested that the COVID-19 pandemic will bring about fertility decline. Evidence from actual birth data has so far been scarce. This brief report uses data on vital statistics from a selection of high-income countries, including the United States. The pandemic has been accompanied by a significant drop in crude birth rates beyond that predicted by past ...

The COVID-19 pandemic as a pivot point for biological conservation.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41467-021-25399-5 10.1016/j.biocon.2020.108571 10.1016/j.ocecoaman.2021.105613 10.1016/j.resconrec.2020.105169 10.1016/j.envsci.2021.03.003 10.1016/j.oneear.2020.09.011 10.1136/vr.m4110 10.3390/jrfm14010032 10.1038/s41893-018-0100-6 10.1002/fee.2148 10.1007/s13280-020-01447-0
Nature Communications; Bates AE, Mangubhai S et. al.

Sep 1st, 2021 - The COVID-19 pandemic as a pivot point for biological conservation.|2021|Bates AE,Mangubhai S,Milanés CB,Rodgers K,Vergara V,|economics,epidemiology,

Malpractice litigation and spinal surgery in the National Health Service: a single tert...
Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England; Quraishi NA, Shetaiwi A et. al.

Sep 1st, 2021 - Medical malpractice litigation is a major concern for all spine surgeons. Our aim was to evaluate the incidence and burden of successful litigation relating to the management of spinal disorders over 12 years within a UK NHS tertiary-level spinal unit and compare these litigation costs with those of other specialties. We obtained all data held by our claims department from its inception in Janu...

Evaluating the impact of integrated behavioral health intervention: Evidence from Rhode...
Medicine Thapa BB, Laws MB et. al.

Aug 28th, 2021 - There has been a historic separation between systems that address behavioral health problems and the medical care system that addresses other health issues. Integration of the 2 has the potential to improve care.The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of Integrated Behavioral Health program on health care utilization and costs.Claims data between 2015 and 2018 from Rhode Island's All P...

COVID-19 pandemic impact on dentists in Latin America's epicenter: São-Paulo, Brazil.
PloS One; Novaes TF, Jordão MC et. al.

Aug 27th, 2021 - The state of São Paulo, Brazil, where more than 94.000 dentists are currently registered, has become the epicenter of COVID-19 in Latin America. The aim of this cross-sectional study was to evaluate the impact of COVID-19 pandemic on dentists in this state. A semi-structured questionnaire was sent via e-mail to 93.280 dentists with active registration in the Dental Council of São Paulo (CROSP)....

The Troubling State of Public Health.
The American Journal of Nursing; Fauteux N

Aug 27th, 2021 - The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed cracks in the nation's public health infrastructure.

Spatial and temporal patterns in Canadian COVID-19 crowdfunding campaigns.
PloS One; McKitrick M, Schuurman N et. al.

Aug 24th, 2021 - Online charitable crowdfunding has become an increasingly prevalent way for Canadians to deal with costs that they would otherwise not be able to shoulder on their own. With the onset of COVID-19 and related lockdown measures, there is evidence of a surge in crowdfunding use relating to the pandemic. This study gathered, classified, and analysed Canadian crowdfunding campaigns created in respon...