• Patients with COVID-19 may develop thyroid infection

    1 month ago - By ScienceDaily

    COVID-19 infection may cause subacute thyroiditis, according to a new case study.
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  • No evidence blanket 'do-not-resuscitate' orders for COVID-19 patients are necessary; investigators urge caution

    1 month ago - By ScienceDaily

    It's inappropriate to consider blanket do-not-resuscitate orders for COVID-19 patients because adequate data is not yet available on US survival rates for in-hospital resuscitation of COVID-19 patients and data from China may not relate to US patients, according to a new article.
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  • Treatment with chloroquine or hydroxychloroquine offers no benefit for COVID-19 patients

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    A large observational study suggests that treatment with the antimalarial drug chloroquine or its analog hydroxychloroquine (taken with or without the antibiotics azithromycin or clarithromycin) offers no benefit for patients with COVID-19.
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  • Covid-19 Recovery Rate Doubled

    Covid-19 Recovery Rate Doubled

    1 month ago - By Medindia Health

    Total recovery rate of COVID-19 patients in the country has been recorded at 34.06% and the Doubling Rate improved from 3.4 days in the pre-lockdown week to 12.9 days in the last week.
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  • Blanket prescription of do-not-resuscitate orders in COVID-19 patients may be unwarranted

    1 month ago - By News Medical

    It's inappropriate to consider blanket do-not-resuscitate orders for COVID-19 patients because adequate data is not yet available on U.S. survival rates for in-hospital resuscitation of COVID-19 patients and data from China may not relate to U.S. patients, according to a new article published today in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes, an American Heart Association journal.
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