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This case report describes a 25-year-old female radiographer with no significant medical history who had been working in a coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) ward who presented with a mild dry cough that lasted for 1 day, followed by persistent severe anosmia and dysgeusia.
This narrative review identifies potential tissue targets and routes of entry of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 into the central nervous system and reported neurological complications of coronavirus disease 2019.
This case series reports a systematic assessment of deep vein thrombosis among patients in an intensive care unit in France with severe coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
This cross-sectional study reports on symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder, depression, anxiety, and insomnia among health care workers in Italy during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.
This case series examines patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) who were discharged from the hospital and had recurrent positive reverse transcriptase–polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) results.
This pharmacoepidemiology study uses US pharmacy data to compare prescriptions for hydroxychloroquine/chloroquine and azithromycin in February to April 2020 vs 2019, and vs the top 10 most commonly prescribed drugs in the same year, including angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers.
This Viewpoint proposes implementing comparison groups for policy decisions, for example assessing disease transmission with alternative housing vs in-home isolation of individuals who test positive for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), or with different durations or cycles of school openings, to gather data that could make broader and future policy implementations more informed and effective.
This Viewpoint discusses procedures to ensure the safety of RCT participants without sacrificing the validity of trials conducted during the COVID-19 pandemic, including home-based test drug administration and outcome measurement, prespecifying stopping rules for pandemic-related interruptions, and stratifying analyses by pandemic-imposed differences in study conduct.
This Viewpoint discusses how psychiatrists can contribute to diminish the effects of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic.
This study uses state public health department data to describe trends in COVID-19 hospitalizations before and after state executive stay-at-home orders issued in March and April 2020 in Colorado, Minnesota, Ohio, and Virginia, and compares projected vs observed admissions to estimate associations between the orders and hospital admissions.
This Viewpoint compares manual and digital strategies for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) contact tracing, describes how countries in Asia and Europe have used smartphone tracking, and discusses privacy and discrimination concerns and strategies for balancing public health and civil liberties in the US.
This essay details the importance in the COVID-19 era of making the changes needed to ensure that hospitals are safe for all patients who want to use them and, as importantly, to ensure that the patients feel that they are safe.
This case series examines the results of implementing a universal microbiologic screening strategy for asymptomatic patients with cancer for coronavirus disease 2019 at 1 institution in the United Arab Emirates.
This Viewpoint suggests a new dosage for pembrolizumab treatment that could decrease patients’ exposure risk to COVID-19.
This case series examines clinical characteristics of patients with asymptomatic vs symptomatic coronavirus disease 2019 in Wuhan, China.
In this narrative medicine essay, an internist considers the effects of the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic on noninfected patients whose access to care may be blocked by fear, economic loss, or an overwhelmed health care system.
This Viewpoint discusses the likely effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on US health care spending and on estimates of its share of gross domestic product (GDP).
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