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Coronavirus (Covid-19): New England Journal of Medicine Resource Center
https://www.nejm.org/coronavirus
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A collection of articles and other resources on the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak, including clinical reports, management guidelines, and commentary.

Coronavirus Stays in Aerosols for Hours, on Surfaces for Days
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/926929

Mar 16th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, remains viable in aerosols for hours and on surfaces for days, according to a new study.   The data indicate that the stability of the new virus is similar to that of SARS-CoV-1, which caused the SARS epidemic, research...

COVID-19 Shifts Telehealth to the Center of Cardiology
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927465

Mar 23rd, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The test-driven world of cardiovascular medicine is rapidly shifting to remote hands-off telemedicine to keep patients and their physicians safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. During a recent telehealth webinar, Ami Bhatt, MD, directo...

Coronavirus Social: Masked Crusaders Battle COVID-19
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927471

Mar 23rd, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's  Coronavirus Resource Center. The coronavirus pandemic shines a spotlight on how dedicated doctors and nurses are to their patients. Despite the risk, they suit up with whatever PPEs they have and get to work. Many of them are sharing their stories on social media. Today we bring yo...

A Million COVID-19 Cases Already, Global Estimates Suggest
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/926893

Mar 15th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's  Coronavirus Resource Center. Spread of the novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 from Hubei Province, China prior to travel restrictions imposed on January 23 likely seeded a million cases worldwide so far, many so mild that people might not have realized they were infected, according to fi...

Digestive Symptoms Tied to Worse COVID-19 Outcomes
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927112

Mar 18th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Patients with gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms who were admitted to the hospital and were diagnosed with COVID-19 were more likely to have severe disease than patients who did not have GI symptoms, according to findings published today in the Americ...

New Guidance on Management of Acute CVD During COVID-19
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927776

Mar 29th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The Chinese Society of Cardiology (CSC) has issued a consensus statement on the management of cardiac emergencies during the COVID-19 pandemic. The document first appeared in the Chinese Journal of Cardiology, and a translated version was p...

Cancer Care and COVID-19 in Seattle, the First US Epicenter
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927312

Mar 22nd, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Two months after the first patient with COVID-19 was identified in China, the first case was reported in the United States in the Seattle, Washington, metropolitan area. Seattle rapidly became the first US epicenter for COVID-19, and...

'Thinnest Threads of Evidence' for Potential COVID-19 Treatments
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927453

Mar 26th, 2020 - Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. This transcript has been edited for clarity. I'm Paul Auwaerter with Medscape Infectious Diseases, speaking from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. It's March 24, 2020, which is important because much of what I say may be out of date soon in this rapidly chan...

COVID-19 Daily: A Hospitalist's Advice, Fighting an 'Infodemic'
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927680

Mar 26th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Here are the coronavirus stories Medscape's editors around the globe think you need to know about today:  A Hospitalist's Advice Stanford University had its first confirmed case of COVID-19 around March 10. After weeks of sleep deprivation,...

NYU Med School Offers Early Graduation for Help With COVID-19
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927534

Mar 24th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. New York University has decided to allow medical students the opportunity to graduate early. Such a move may end up being a model for other institutions that are seeking to increase staffing amid the coronavirus pandemic, a researcher said. "It's definit...

Hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19: What's the Evidence?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927342

Mar 24th, 2020 - Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. This transcript has been edited for clarity. Welcome to Impact Factor, your weekly dose of commentary on a new medical study. I'm Dr F. Perry Wilson, coming at you once again from isolation. Please excuse the webcam. Coronavirus has caused us to reevaluate so many thin...

SCAI Goes Virtual, EAS Postponed, EuroPCR Holds On Amid COVID-19
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927443

Mar 23rd, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's  Coronavirus Resource Center. The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography & Interventions (SCAI) has canceled its 2020 Scientific Sessions scheduled for May 13-16 in Atlanta and closed its offices in Washington, DC, in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. In making the announcem...

Two Emergency Physicians Remain in Critical Condition From COVID-19
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/927072

Mar 17th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Amid growing concern in the United States for healthcare workers on the front lines of the novel coronavirus pandemic, two emergency medicine physicians ― one in Washington State and one in New Jersey ― remain in critical condition as a result of ...

Fecal Evidence of COVID-19 Raises Transmission Concerns
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/926856

Mar 17th, 2020 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Hello. I'm Dr David Johnson, professor of medicine and chief of gastroenterology at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. It's not news to tell you that the coronavirus, known as COVI...

'Overwhelming' Number of COVID-19 Cases Expected in US 
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/926923

Mar 15th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's  Coronavirus Resource Center. As COVID-19 spreads across the United States, it is important to understand the extent of the nation's ICU resources, according to the Society of Critical Care Medicine. The SCCM has updated its statistics on the resources available to car...

Early GI Symptoms in COVID-19 May Indicate Fecal Transmission
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/926682

Mar 10th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Fecal-oral transmission may be part of the COVID-19 clinical picture, according to two reports published in Gastroenterology. The researchers find that RNA and proteins from SARS-CoV-2, the viral cause of COVID-19, are shed in feces ...

Some Patients Could Show COVID-19 Symptoms After Quarantine
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/926507

Mar 8th, 2020 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's  Coronavirus Resource Center. FROM ANNALS OF INTERNAL MEDICINE Although a 14-day quarantine after exposure to novel coronavirus is "well supported" by evidence, some infected individuals will not become symptomatic until after that period, according to authors of a recent ana...

Coronavirus Stays in Aerosols for Hours, on Surfaces for Days
https://emedicine.medscape.com/viewarticle/926929

Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. The novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, remains viable in aerosols for hours and on surfaces for days, according to a new study.   The data indicate that the stability of the new virus is similar to that of SARS-CoV-1, which caused the SARS epidemic, research...

Digestive Symptoms Tied to Worse COVID-19 Outcomes
https://emedicine.medscape.com/viewarticle/927112

Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. UPDATED March 19, 2020: This story has been updated to clarify the study findings. // Patients with gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms who were admitted to the hospital and were diagnosed with COVID-19 were more likely to have severe disease th...