Tags COVID-19 Patients

Tag: COVID-19 Patients

VOA: Britain’s Hospitals Facing ‘Worst Crisis in Living Memory’

Britain’s hospitals are on the brink of being overwhelmed by COVID-19 patients and the country’s National Health Service is facing its “worst...

CNN: US passes 21 million coronavirus cases and more than 130,000 people are in hospitals

On a day the United States registered another record for Covid-19 patients in hospitals, the country passed 21 million cases of the coronavirus,...

Last-resort life support option helped majority of critically ill COVID-19 patients survive

It saved lives in past epidemics of lung-damaging viruses. Now, the life-support option known as ECMO appears to be doing the same...

Reuters: Exclusive: U.S. hospitals turn down remdesivir, limit use to sickest COVID-19 patients

U.S. hospitals have turned down about a third of their allocated supplies of the COVID-19 drug remdesivir since July as need for...

NPR: Some Hospitals Fail To Separate COVID-19 Patients, Putting Others At Risk

Nurses at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center in Oakland, Calif., were on edge as early as March, when patients with COVID-19 began...

NPR: NIH Halts Hydroxychloroquine Study; Says ‘Unlikely’ To Help COVID-19 Patients

The National Institutes of Health has halted its study of hydroxychloroquine, a drug President Donald Trump has promoted as a possible treatment...

How rod-shaped particles might distract an out-of-control COVID immune response

A long-ignored white blood cell may be central to the immune system overreaction that is the most common cause of death for...

Adapting emergency ventilators for COVID-19 patients

When it comes to treating patients with COVID-19, there is a big difference between a crude emergency ventilator and a highly sophisticated...

Sniffing out an unusually common phenomenon in COVID-19 patients

Of all the COVID-19 symptoms Benjamin Abellasees in the emergency room, the loss of smell or taste is the strangest—but not because it’s...
- Advertisment -

Most Read

NPR: ‘How Fast Did T. rex Run?’ and other questions about dinosaurs examined in new book

What color were the dinosaurs? Watching the Jurassic Park movies, the answer seems clear: gray, brown or, at best, dull green.

Scientists identify key mechanism controlling skin regeneration

It’s sunburn season. Many of us have experienced the pain and peeling that comes from unprotected time in the sun, but we...

REUTERS: SAVING THE SEQUOIAS

For millennia, giant sequoias – the largest trees on Earth – have resisted and relied on fire. But today's wildfires are far...

Study looks at food-buying behavior during different stages of the COVID-19 pandemic

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — A new study examines how Americans acquired food at various points during the COVID-19 pandemic, and how those activities changed over...