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Coronavirus Disease 2019 in Children - United States, February 12-April 2, 2020.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7147903
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report;

Apr 9th, 2020 - As of April 2, 2020, the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has resulted in >890,000 cases and >45,000 deaths worldwide, including 239,279 cases and 5,443 deaths in the United States (1,2). In the United States, 22% of the population is made up of infants, children, and adolescents aged

Epidemiological, clinical and virological characteristics of 74 cases of coronavirus...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7133387
Gut Jin X, Lian JS et. al.

Mar 27th, 2020 - The SARS-CoV-2-infected disease (COVID-19) outbreak is a major threat to human beings. Previous studies mainly focused on Wuhan and typical symptoms. We analysed 74 confirmed COVID-19 cases with GI symptoms in the Zhejiang province to determine epidemiological, clinical and virological characteristics. COVID-19 hospital patients were admitted in the Zhejiang province from 17 Janua...

Prevalence and Clinical Presentation of Health Care Workers With Symptoms of ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7243090
JAMA Network Open; Kluytmans-van den Bergh MFQ, Buiting AGM et. al.

May 21st, 2020 - On February 27, 2020, the first patient with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) was reported in the Netherlands. During the following weeks, at 2 Dutch teaching hospitals, 9 health care workers (HCWs) received a diagnosis of COVID-19, 8 of whom had no history of travel to China or northern Italy, raising the question of whether undetected community circulation was occurring. To determin...

Human coronavirus in young children hospitalized for acute respiratory illness a...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3288315
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Prill MM, Iwane MK et. al.

Nov 18th, 2011 - Human coronaviruses (HCoVs) have been detected in children with upper and lower respiratory symptoms, but little is known about their relationship with severe respiratory illness. To compare the prevalence of HCoV species among children hospitalized for acute respiratory illness and/or fever (ARI/fever) with that among asymptomatic controls and to assess the severity of outcomes among ho...

Clinical course and outcomes of critically ill patients with Middle East respiratory sy...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M13-2486
Annals of Internal Medicine; Arabi YM, Arifi AA et. al.

Jan 29th, 2014 - Since September 2012, 170 confirmed infections with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) have been reported to the World Health Organization, including 72 deaths. Data on critically ill patients with MERS-CoV infection are limited. To describe the critical illness associated with MERS-CoV. Case series. 3 intensive care units (ICUs) at 2 tertiary care hospitals in Saudi...

Estimating the Severity and Subclinical Burden of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome C...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4801139
American Journal of Epidemiology; Lessler J, Salje H et. al.

Feb 6th, 2016 - Not all persons infected with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) develop severe symptoms, which likely leads to an underestimation of the number of people infected and an overestimation of the severity. To estimate the number of MERS-CoV infections that have occurred in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, we applied a statistical model to a line list describing 721 M...

The psychological impact of quarantine and how to reduce it: rapid review of the evidence.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7158942
Lancet (London, England); Brooks SK, Webster RK et. al.

Feb 29th, 2020 - The December, 2019 coronavirus disease outbreak has seen many countries ask people who have potentially come into contact with the infection to isolate themselves at home or in a dedicated quarantine facility. Decisions on how to apply quarantine should be based on the best available evidence. We did a Review of the psychological impact of quarantine using three electronic databases. Of ...

A Familial Cluster of Infection Associated With the 2019 Novel Coronavirus Indic...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7107453
The Journal of Infectious Diseases; Yu P, Zhu J et. al.

Feb 18th, 2020 - An ongoing outbreak of pneumonia associated with 2019 novel coronavirus was reported in China. It is unclear whether the virus is infective exists during the incubation period, although person-to-person transmission has been reported elsewhere. We report the epidemiological features of a familial cluster of 4 patients in Shanghai, including an 88-year-old man with limited mobility who wa...

High SARS-CoV-2 Attack Rate Following Exposure at a Choir Practice - Skagit County, Was...
https://doi.org/10.15585/mmwr.mm6919e6
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report; Hamner L, Dubbel P et. al.

May 14th, 2020 - On March 17, 2020, a member of a Skagit County, Washington, choir informed Skagit County Public Health (SCPH) that several members of the 122-member choir had become ill. Three persons, two from Skagit County and one from another area, had test results positive for SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Another 25 persons had compatible symptoms. SC...

Epidemiology characteristics of human coronaviruses in patients with respiratory infect...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5788356
PloS One; Zhang SF, Tuo JL et. al.

Jan 29th, 2018 - Human coronavirus (HCoV) is one of the most common causes of respiratory tract infection throughout the world. To investigate the epidemiological and genetic variation of HCoV in Guangzhou, south China, we collected totally 13048 throat and nasal swab specimens from adults and children with fever and acute upper respiratory infection symptoms in Gunazhou, south China between July ...

Lack of nasal carriage of novel corona virus (HCoV-EMC) in French Hajj pilgrims returni...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7128239
Clinical Microbiology and Infection : the Official Publication of the European Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases; Gautret P, Charrel R et. al.

Mar 4th, 2013 - A cohort of 154 French Hajj pilgrims participating in the 2012 Hajj were systematically sampled with nasal swabs prior to returning to France, and screened for the novel HCoV-EMC coronavirus by two real-time RT-PCR assays. Despite a high rate of respiratory symptoms (83.4%), including 41.0% influenza-like illness, no case of HCoV-EMC infection was detected. Despite the fact that z...

Clinical Characteristics of COVID-19 Patients With Digestive Symptoms in Hubei, ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7172492
The American Journal of Gastroenterology; Pan L, Mu M et. al.

Apr 14th, 2020 - Since the outbreak of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in December 2019, various digestive symptoms have been frequently reported in patients infected with the virus. In this study, we aimed to further investigate the prevalence and outcomes of COVID-19 patients with digestive symptoms. In this descriptive, cross-sectional, multicenter study, we enrolled confirmed patien...

Gastrointestinal symptoms of 95 cases with SARS-CoV-2 infection.
https://doi.org/10.1136/gutjnl-2020-321013
Gut Lin L, Jiang X et. al.

Apr 3rd, 2020 - To study the GI symptoms in severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infected patients. We analysed epidemiological, demographic, clinical and laboratory data of 95 cases with SARS-CoV-2 caused coronavirus disease 2019. Real-time reverse transcriptase PCR was used to detect the presence of SARS-CoV-2 in faeces and GI tissues. Among the 95 patients, 58 ca...

Generalized anxiety disorder, depressive symptoms and sleep quality during COVID...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7152913
Psychiatry Research; Huang Y, Zhao N

Apr 23rd, 2020 - China has been severely affected by Coronavirus Disease 2019(COVID-19) since December, 2019. We aimed to assess the mental health burden of Chinese public during the outbreak, and to explore the potential influence factors. Using a web-based cross-sectional survey, we collected data from 7,236 self-selected volunteers assessed with demographic information, COVID-19 related knowledge, gen...

Molecular epidemiology and evolutionary histories of human coronavirus OC43 and ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4766700
Virology Journal; Al-Khannaq MN, Ng KT et. al.

Feb 26th, 2016 - Despite the worldwide circulation of human coronavirus OC43 (HCoV-OC43) and HKU1 (HCoV-HKU1), data on their molecular epidemiology and evolutionary dynamics in the tropical Southeast Asia region is lacking. The study aimed to investigate the genetic diversity, temporal distribution, population history and clinical symptoms of betacoronavirus infections in Kuala Lumpur, Mala...

Global research trends of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus: a biblio...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4897912
BMC Infectious Diseases; Zyoud SH

Jun 8th, 2016 - Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) is a virus that causes severe viral pneumonia in humans, known to have a high mortality rate and a similarity in clinical symptoms with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus. It was first isolated in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) in 2012 and after that, MERS-CoV exhibited outbreaks in several regions of the wor...

Identification and evolutionary dynamics of two novel human coronavirus OC43 gen...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5285497
Emerging Microbes & Infections; Oong XY, Ng KT et. al.

Jan 4th, 2017 - Human coronavirus OC43 (HCoV-OC43) is commonly associated with respiratory tract infections in humans, with five genetically distinct genotypes (A to E) described so far. In this study, we obtained the full-length genomes of HCoV-OC43 strains from two previously unrecognized lineages identified among patients presenting with severe upper respiratory tract symptoms in a cross-secti...

Isolation of Coronavirus NL63 from Blood from Children in Rural Haiti: Phylogene...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5239682
The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene; Beau De Rochars VM, Lednicky J et. al.

Nov 1st, 2016 - Human coronavirus (HCoV) NL63 is recognized as a common cause of upper respiratory infections and influenza-like illness. In screening children with acute undifferentiated febrile illness in a school cohort in rural Haiti, we identified HCoV-NL63 in blood samples from four children. Cases clustered over an 11-day period; children did not have respiratory symptoms, but two had gast...

Coronavirus infections in hospitalized pediatric patients with acute respiratory...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3557153
BMC Infectious Diseases; Jevšnik M, Uršič T et. al.

Dec 21st, 2012 - Acute viral respiratory infections are an important cause of morbidity and mortality in humans worldwide. The etiological backgrounds of these infections remain unconfirmed in most clinical cases. The aim of this study was to estimate the prevalence of human coronavirus infections in a series of children hospitalized with symptoms of acute respiratory tract disease in a one-year p...

Characteristics and Outcomes of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Pat...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0885066615579858
Journal of Intensive Care Medicine; Al-Hameed F, Wahla AS et. al.

Apr 11th, 2015 - An increasing number of patients are being infected with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) since the first case was identified in September 2012. We report the characteristics and outcomes of MERS-CoV-confirmed patients who developed critical illness requiring admission to an intensive care unit (ICU). We conducted a prospective cohort study of all MERS-CoV-confirme...