Hacking Coronavirus Initiative

Revised sources for the Clinical Engineering professionals that are fighting the COVID-19 pandemic.

Hacking Coronavirus C-Suite Content

“Do-Not-Resuscitate (DNR)” Status Determines Mortality in Patients with COVID-19
A clinic blueprint for post-COVID-19 RECOVERY: Learning from the past, looking to the future (USA)
A comparison of SARS-CoV-2 wastewater concentration methods for environmental surveillance (USA)
A moment for reflection. Ethical aspects in the pandemic SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 in our clinical practice (Spain)
A new model for clinical trials to address the COVID-19 emergency
A Plan to Safely Reopen the U.S. Despite Inadequate Testing (Added May 19)
A Post-Covid New Normal: Developing Fundamental Changes for Group Medical Practices
A Proposed Lottery System to Allocate Scarce COVID-19 Medications
A race for a better understanding of COVID-19 vaccine non-adopters
A Review of Piezoelectric and Magnetostrictive Biosensor Materials for Detection of COVID‐19 and Other Viruses (Japan)
A Serious Game Designed to Promote Safe Behaviors Among Health Care Workers During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Development of “Escape COVID-19” (Telehealth, Switzerland)
A Unique Deal in Dutch Health Care: Private Insurers and Providers Find Common Ground to Address Covid-19 Effects
AAP Townhall Webinar - Preparing Your Practice for the 2020-2021 Influenza Season
AAP Webinar - Disruption of Maternal & Neonatal Care During COVID-19
Accenture (Added Apr-22)
Accountable Care organizations during Covid-19: Routine care for older adults with multiple chronic conditions (USA)
Acute Care - COVID-19-related medication errors
Adaptive Strategies for Intensive Care During the Spread of COVID-19: The Brussels Experience
Addressing Postpandemic Clinician Mental Health
Addressing the Challenge of COVID-19: One Health Care Site’s Leadership Response to the Pandemic (USA)
Addressing the Covid‐19 Pandemic and Future Public Health Challenges Through Global Collaboration and a Data‐driven Systems Approach
Admission hyperglycaemia as a predictor of mortality in patients hospitalized with COVID-19 regardless of diabetes status: data from the Spanish SEMI-COVID-19 Registry
Adoption of Digital Technologies in Health Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Systematic Review of Early Scientific Literature (Telemedicine, Telehealth, Italy)
Adventist Health Hospital@Home
Aerosolisation during tracheal intubation and extubation in an operating theatre setting (Australia)
Age-specific mortality and immunity patterns of SARS-CoV-2 (France)
AHRQ’s Easy-to-Understand Telehealth Consent Form
Airway management strategies for the Covid 19 patients: A brief narrative review
Alternatives to Invasive Ventilation in the COVID-19 Pandemic
AMA COVID-19 Guides for health care professionals
AMA Telehealth quick guide
American Association for Respiratory Care Bilevel Devices Converted to Ventilators
American Association for Respiratory Care Strategic National Stockpile Ventilator Training Program
American College of Emergency Physicians COVID-19 Physician Wellness
American College of Physicians: Ethical Vaccine Allocation (USA)
American Hospital Association: Maternal and Child Health During COVID-19
American Medical Association - Telehealth Implementation Playbook
Amid the Coronavirus Crisis, a Regimen for Reëntry
An analysis of the policy responses to the COVID-19 pandemic in France, Belgium, and Canada
An ethical framework for global vaccine allocation
An Integrated Blueprint for Digital Mental Health Services Amidst COVID-19 (Telemedicine, Australia)
An integrated national scale SARS-CoV-2 genomic surveillance network
Applying Blockchain Technology to Address the Crisis of Trust During the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
Applying eHealth for Pandemic Management in Saudi Arabia in the Context of COVID-19: Survey Study and Framework Proposal (Telemedicine, Saudi Arabia)
Applying Lessions Learned From Low-Resource Settings to Prioritize Cancer Care in a Pandemic
Appropriateness of intensive care treatments near the end of life during the COVID-19 pandemic (Australia, New Zealand)
Asian Development Bank Covid-19
Assessing COVID-19 vaccine literacy: a preliminary online survey (Italy)
Assessing the Burden of Nondeferrable Major Uro-oncologic Surgery to Guide Prioritisation Strategies During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Insights from Three Italian High-volume Referral Centres
Assessment of Deaths From COVID-19 and From Seasonal Influenza
Association of Clinical Nursing Work Environment with Quality and Safety in Maternity Care in the United States, The American Journal of Maternal – Child Nursing (MCM), November 2020, MCN: Am J Maternal Child Nurs. 2020;45(5):265-270.
Associations between blood type and COVID-19 infection, intubation, and death (USA)
Associations between periods of COVID-19 quarantine and mental health in Canada
Asthma is associated with increased risk of intubation but not hospitalization or death in coronavirus disease 2019 (USA)
ASTHO's Healthcare Surge Capacity Planning—Modeling as a Decision-Making Tool for Public Health Officials (Added May 13)
ATA´s Quick-Start Guide to Telehealth During a Health Crisis
Atrial Arrhythmias in COVID-19 Patients
Attitudes Toward Using COVID-19 mHealth Tools Among Adults With Chronic Health Conditions: Secondary Data Analysis of the COVID-19 Impact Survey (Telehealth, USA)
Attitudes towards European financial solidarity during the Covid-19 pandemic: evidence from a net-contributor country (Austria)
Barriers to Medical Device Repair in Hospitals
Beckers Hospital Review
Beyond PPE: Protecting Health Care Workers To Prevent A Behavioral Health Disaster
Blockchain technologies to mitigate COVID-19 challenges: A scoping review (Multiple Countries)
BMJ Learning: Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) Supporting online courses (Added May 14)
BMJ: A first estimation of the impact of public health actions against COVID-19 in Veneto (Italy)
BMJ: A psychological health support scheme for medical teams in COVID-19 outbreak and its effectiveness (China)
BMJ: Adaptations to the British Society of Gastroenterology guidelines on the management of acute severe UC (ulcerative colitis) in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic: a RAND appropriateness panel
BMJ: Challenges and opportunities in mental health services during the COVID-19 pandemic (China)
BMJ: Communication tools in the COVID-19 era and beyond which can optimize professional practice and patient care
BMJ: Coronary artery disease in patients hospitalised with Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) infection (Italy)
BMJ: Coronary artery disease in patients hospitalized with Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) infection (Italy)
BMJ: COVID-19 infection in a northern-Italian cohort of systemic lupus erythematosus assessed by telemedicine
BMJ: Education: Practice Guidelines Covid-19 and acute kidney injury in hospital (indicate if its a poster)
BMJ: Efficacy of contact tracing for the containment of the 2019 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) (UK)
BMJ: Ethical framework for adult social care in COVID-19
BMJ: Evidence-based medicine and COVID-19: what to believe and when to change
BMJ: Global, regional, and national estimates of target population sizes for covid-19 vaccination: a descriptive study (China & USA)
BMJ: How should data on airborne transmission of SARS-CoV-2 change occupational health guidelines (France)?
BMJ: Infection fatality risk for SARS-CoV-2 in community dwelling population of Spain- nationwide seroepidemiological study
BMJ: Infographic: “Long covid” in primary care: Assessment and initial management of patients with continuing symptoms
BMJ: Management of post-acute covid-19 in primary care
BMJ: Mental health during COVID-19 in Qatar
BMJ: Pandemic and mental health of the front-line healthcare workers: a review and implications in the Indian context amidst COVID-19
BMJ: Patient outcomes after hospitalisation with COVID-19 and implications for follow-up: results from a prospective UK cohort
BMJ: Persistent symptoms 1.5–6 months after COVID-19 in non-hospitalised subjects: a population-based cohort study (Norway)
BMJ: Physical distancing interventions and incidence of coronavirus disease 2019: natural experiment in 149 countries
BMJ: Prevalence and clinical outcomes of COVID-19 in patients with autoimmune diseases: a systematic review and meta-analysis
BMJ: Psychological and behavioural responses to COVID-19: a China–Britain comparison
BMJ: Psychological distress during the COVID-19 pandemic in France: a national assessment of at-risk populations
BMJ: Public health research in the UK to understand and mitigate the impact of COVID-19 and COVID-19 response measures
BMJ: Risk stratification of patients admitted to hospital with covid-19 using the ISARIC WHO Clinical Characterisation Protocol: development and validation of the 4C Mortality Score (UK)
BMJ: The COVID-19 pandemic and health inequalities
BMJ: Update to living systemic review on drug treatments for COVID-19 (Multiple Countries)
Breaking the chain: Governmental frugal innovation in Kerala to combat the COVID-19 pandemic (India)
Bronchoscopy in COVID-19 Patients with Invasive Mechanical Ventilation: A Center Experience
Brookings (Added Apr-21)
Can mHealth Technology Help Mitigate the Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic? (Global)
Cancer, COVID-19, and Antiviral Immunity: The CAPTURE Study
Cardiopulmonary recovery after COVID-19 – an observational prospective multi-center trial (Austria)
Caring for Advanced Cancer Patients at Home During COVID-19 Outbreak: Burnout and Psychological Morbidity Among Palliative Care Professionals in Italy
CATO Institute (Added Apr-21)
CDC COVID-19 & Telehealth Implementation: Stories from the Field Webinar Slides
CDC investigation - COVID-19 spread following choir practice
CDC Report Reveals “Considerably Elevated” Mental Health Toll from COVID-19 Stresses
CDC Shortens COVID-19 Quarantine Time, Sets New Travel Guidance
CDC Ten Ways Healthcare Systems Can Operate Effectively during the COVID-19 Pandemic
CDC Webinar recording and slides: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and Diabetes: The Importance of Prevention, Management, and Support
Centre for Economic Policy Research
Certain COVID-19 Serology/Antibody Tests Should Not Be Used - Letter to Clinical Laboratory Staff and Health Care Providers, June 2020
Challenges facing COVID-19 in rural areas: an experience from Lebanon
Challenges of The Gambia’s COVID-19 response and policy recommendations
Change in Reported Adherence to Nonpharmaceutical Interventions During the COVID-19 Pandemic, April-November 2020 (USA)
Changes in the obstetrical emergency department profile during the COVID-19 pandemic (Israel)
Changing disparities in COVID-19 burden in the ethnically homogeneous population of Hong Kong through pandemic waves: an observational study (Hong Kong)
Characterization and clinical course of 1000 patients with coronavirus disease 2019 in New York: retrospective case series
Chicago has a unique COVID strain: research
Child protection and resilience in the face of COVID-19 in South Africa: A rapid review of COVID-19 legislation
CHIME statement on making telehealth changes permanent
Clinical Characteristics and Prognostic Factors for Intensive Care Unit Admission of Patients With COVID-19: Retrospective Study Using Machine Learning and Natural Language Processing (AI, Spain)
Clinical characteristics in 545 patients with severe asthma on biological treatment during the COVID-19 outbreak (Spain)
Clinical course and prognostic factors of COVID-19 infection in an elderly hospitalized population (Spain)
Clinical Features of Patients with COVID-19: is Temperature Screening Useful?
Clinical Frailty Scale and Mortality in COVID-19: A Systematic Review and Dose-Response Meta-Analysis (Indonesia)
Clinician attitudes to using low dose radiotherapy to treat COVID-19 lung disease (Scotland)
Combination of obesity and co-morbidities leads to unfavorable outcomes in COVID-19 patients (UAE)
Combining Telemedicine with Hands on Care in a Pandemic
Coming together or coming apart? Changes in social cohesion during the Covid-19 pandemic in England
Communicating Uncertainties during the COVID-19 Outbreak (South Korea)
Community-Acquired Pneumonia Clinical Decision Support Implementation Toolkit
Community-Level Factors Associated With Racial And Ethnic Disparities In COVID-19 Rates In Massachusetts
Comparative analysis of COVID-19 guidelines from six countries: a qualitative study on the US, China, South Korea, the UK, Brazil, and Haiti (USA, South Korea)
Comprehensive health assessment three months after recovery from acute COVID-19 (Netherlands)
Connectivity characteristics and level of acceptance linked to online learning by higher education students during the confinement generated by the Covid-19 pandemic
Considerations on Indigenous Peoples, Afro-Descendants, and Other Ethnic Groups during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Control of COVID19 in Jordan: Governance, Decentralization, and Quality
Coordinated response actions to control the transmission of COVID-19 (Spain)
Coronavirus blood-clot mystery intensifies
Coronavirus Vaccine Tracker by NY Times
Could Far-UV Light Provide Widespread Disinfection of Airborne Viruses?
COVID-19 among nursing home residents: results of an urgent pre-hospital intervention by a multidisciplinary task force (France)
COVID-19 and Elder Health Inequity in Dialysis
COVID-19 and Home Positive Airway Pressure (PAP) Therapy
COVID-19 and schools. Guidelines of the French Pediatric Society
COVID-19 and the state in Africa: The state is dead, long live the state (Ghana)
COVID-19 and Thrombotic or Thromboembolic Disease: Implications for Prevention, Antithrombotic Therapy, and Follow-Up
COVID-19 Artificial Intelligence Diagnosis Using Only Cough Recordings (USA)
COVID-19 cases and testing in 53 prison systems (USA)
Covid-19 Crisis Response: First, Address the Safety and Well-Being of Your Team
Covid-19 early warning system for front line medical staff shows encouraging results
COVID-19 exposures and infection control among home care agencies (USA)
COVID-19 In Children Across Three Asian Cosmopolitan Regions (China, Hong Kong, South Korea)
COVID-19 in Ecuador, how the pandemic strained the surgical healthcare systems over the edge
COVID-19 in hospitalized patients in Spain: a cohort study in Madrid
COVID-19 in Italy: current state, impact and ICT-based solutions
COVID-19 in JACEP Open. (Added Apr-28)
COVID-19 in patients with primary and secondary immunodeficiency: the United Kingdom experience
COVID-19 in unequally ageing European regions
COVID-19 infection among healthcare workers in a national healthcare system: The Qatar experience
COVID-19 pandemic and challenges for socio-economic issues, healthcare and National Health Programs in India
Covid-19 pandemic effects on food safety - multi-country survey study
COVID-19 pandemic in China: Context, experience and lessons
COVID-19 pandemic preparedness: A practical guide from an operational pharmacy perspective
COVID-19 pandemic: Water, sanitation, and hygiene (WASH) as a critical control measure remains a major challenge in low-income countries (Kenya)
COVID-19 Pool Testing could increase testing capacity
COVID-19 preparedness among Emergency Departments: a cross-sectional study in France.
COVID-19 related concerns of people with long-term respiratory conditions: a qualitative study (UK)
COVID-19 Series With Front-Line Leaders: Montefiore Health System
COVID-19 Tele-Education Series for Healthcare Providers in low-and middle- income countries
COVID-19 Telehealth Toolkit
COVID-19 Testing Lab Shows How Colleges Can Reopen Safely
COVID-19 vaccination intention in the UK: results from the COVID-19 vaccination acceptability study (CoVAccS), a nationally representative cross-sectional survey
COVID-19 vaccine trials in Africa
COVID-19: guidance on palliative care from a European Respiratory Society international task force
COVID-19: Guidelines for Communicating about Coronavirus Disease 2019. A Guide for Leaders
COVID-19: Interim Guidance on Rehabilitation in the Hospital and Post-Hospital Phase from a European Respiratory Society and American Thoracic Society-coordinated International Task Force
COVID-19: interim guidance on rehabilitation in the hospital and post-hospital phase from a European Respiratory Society- and American Thoracic Society-coordinated international task force
COVID-19: The Experience from Iran
COVID-19: The Experience from Iran (Iran)
COVID‐19 and Indigenous Peoples: An imperative for action
COVID‐19 pandemic in France: health emergency experiences from the field
Covid‐19: Supporting nurses' psychological and mental health
Crisis-Critical Intellectual Property: Findings From the COVID-19 Pandemic (UK)
Criteria for referral of pediatric SARS-CoV-2 infection: a real-life experience in the pandemic era (Italy)
Critically ill COVID-19 patients attended by anesthesiologists in northwestern Spain: A multicenter prospective observational study (Spain)
Cybersecurity Risks in a Pandemic (USA)
Debate: Should the dose or duration of anticoagulants for the prevention of venous thrombosis be increased in patients with COVID‐19 while we are awaiting the results of clinical trials? (UK)
Deloitte: Resources for resilient leadership Actions for senior executives responding to COVID-19
Dementia and outcomes from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pneumonia: A systematic review and meta-analysis (Indonesia)
Design and Impact of a COVID-19 Multidisciplinary Bundled Procedure Team
Development and External Validation of a Machine Learning Tool to Rule Out COVID-19 Among Adults in the Emergency Department Using Routine Blood Tests: A Large, Multicenter, Real-World Study (AI, USA)
Diabetes and Covid-19 among hospitalized patients in Saudi Arabia: a single-centre retrospective study
Diagnostic accuracy of serological tests for covid-19: systematic review and meta-analysis
Digital contact tracing technologies in epidemics: a rapid review, Cochrane Systematic Review, A. Anglemyer et al., Published August 18, 2020
Digital health interventions in children with asthma
Digital Health Surveillance Strategies for Management of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (Telehealth, USA)
Digital Health Surveillance Strategies for Management of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (Telehealth) (USA)
Disinfection of N95 Respirators: UV Light May Be Considered for Limited Reuse Situations
Don’t Let Teamwork Get in the Way of Agility (Added May 18)
Dyspnoea, lung function and CT findings three months after hospital admission for COVID-19 (Norway)
Economic and Clinical Impact of Covid-19 on Provider Practices in Massachusetts
Economic impact of COVID-19 pandemic on healthcare facilities and systems: International perspectives
ECRI Conducting Contact Tracing and Cohorting for COVID-19 in Aging Services
ECRI Considerations for Safe Labor, Delivery, and Neonatal Care during the COVID 19 Pandemic
ECRI: COVID-19 Release and Liability Waivers: Real Risk Mitigation or a False Sense of Security
ECRI: COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution & Administration—Is Your Health System Prepared?
ECRI: Lessons of COVID-19: Three Actions for a More Resilient Supply Chain
ECRI: Systems for Disinfecting the General Public Are Ineffective and Hazardous
Effect of Convalescent Plasma Therapy on Time to Clinical Improvement in Patients With Severe and Life-threatening COVID-19
Effect of early application of social distancing interventions on Covid-19 mortality over the first pandemic wave: an analysis of longitudinal data from 37 countries
Effects of Sterilization With Hydrogen Peroxide and Chlorine Dioxide on the Filtration Efficiency of N95, KN95, and Surgical Face Masks
Elective Procedure Readiness and Second Wave Preparedness (Added May, 15)
Electronic Health Record Design Considerations in Responding to Incidences of Highly Infectious Diseases: Clinical Workflows and Exception Handling
Electronic personal protective equipment: A strategy to protect emergency department providers in the age of COVID-19 (Added May 13)
Emergency Medical Technician-Facilitated Telehealth Visits: A New Model to Expand Home-Based Primary Care for Homebound Seniors
Emergency Use of Unproven Interventions Outside of Research. Ethics Guidance for the COVID-19 Pandemic, 25 June 2020
Endoscopes used in positive and critically ill patients are SARS-CoV-2 negative at virological assessment (Italy)
Ensuring and Sustaining a Pandemic Workforce
Epidemiology of COVID-19 in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia: An Ecological Study
ESRI’s Disaster Response Program (Added Apr-27)
Establishing Mayo Clinic's Coronavirus Disease 2019 Virtual Clinic: A Preliminary Communication
Ethical Issues in COVID-19 Communication to Mitigate the Pandemic: Dilemmas and Practical Implications (Israel)
Ethical issues in primary care during the coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) pandemic. Problemas éticos en Atención Primaria durante la pandemia del coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) (Spain)
Ethics and Informatics in the Age of COVID-19: Challenges and Recommendations for Public Health Organization and Public Policy
Ethics of Digital Mental Health During COVID-19: Crisis and Opportunities (Telemedicine, USA)
Ethnicity and Outcomes from COVID-19: The ISARIC CCP-UK Prospective Observational Cohort Study of Hospitalised Patients
EU/EC/EMA: European COVID-19 Vaccine Safety Monitoring and Risk Management Plan
European CDC: COVID-19 infection prevention and control for primary care, including general practitioner practices, dental clinics, and pharmacy settings
European NICU protocols: Increased surveillance for all newborns
European Society for Emergency Medicine
Evaluation of COVID19 surveillance strategy in Ecuador
Evolution and early government responses to COVID-19 in South America
Evolution and epidemic spread of SARS-CoV-2 in Brazil
Excess all-cause mortality during the first wave of the COVID-19 epidemic in France, March to May 2020
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Patients With COVID-19 in Severe Respiratory Failure
Factors associated with adherence to self-isolation and lockdown measures in the UK: a cross-sectional survey
Factors Associated With Surgical Mortality and Complications Among Patients With and Without Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Italy
Fair Allocation of Scarce Medical Resources in the Time of Covid-19 (Added May 11)
Far-UVC light efficiently and safely inacti¡vates airborne human coronaviruses
FCC Approves Fifth Set of COVID-19 Telehealth Program Applications (Added May 12)
FDA issues guidance on extending ‘in-use time’ for shortage drugs
FEMA: COVID-19 Pandemic Operational Guidance for the 2020 Hurricane Season
Fierce Healthcare
Fierce Pharma (Added Apr-16)
Forbes on hard economic times ahead for hospitals
Foreign Policy Research Institute COVID-19 Resources (Added May 7)
Forrester (Added Apr-22)
Fragmented health systems in COVID-19: rectifying the misalignment between global health security and universal health coverage
Framework for Healthcare Systems Providing Non-COVID-19 Clinical Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Free Manual for the WHO COVID-19 Essential Supplies Forecasting Tool
Free Webinar: Consumer and Virtual Health Strategies for COVID-19
Free weekly WHO COVID-19 updates
Free WHO COVID-19 Essential Supplies Forecasting Tool (Excel Spreadsheet)
From the “new normal” to a “new future”: A sustainable response to COVID-19 (Philippines)
Gartner (Added Apr-21)
General Provider Telehealth and Telemedicine Tool Kit
Getting PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) to Healthcare Workers
Global Survey on Pancreatic Surgery During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Growth of Ambulatory Virtual Visits and Differential Use by Patient Sociodemographics at One Urban Academic Medical Center During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Retrospective Analysis (Telemedicine, USA)
Guidance for rebooting electrophysiology through the COVID-19 pandemic from the Heart Rhythm Society and the American Heart Association Electrocardiography and Arrhythmias Committee of the Council on Clinical Cardiology
Harvard Business Review: 5 Strategies to Navigate Backlog of Elective Surgeries
Harvard Business Review: 5 Tips for Communicating with Employees During a Crisis
Harvard Business Review: 7 Strategies for Promoting Collaboration in a Crisis
Harvard Business Review: Essential Workers Need Better Masks
Harvard Business Review: Global Crowdsourcing Can Help the U.S. Beat the Pandemic
Harvard Business Review: Identifying LMIC innovations that have global applications
Harvard Business Review: Strategies for Collaborating During a Crisis
Harvard Business Review: The Pandemic Has Exposed the Fallacy of the “Ideal Worker”
Harvard Business Review: Tips for Communication during a Crisis
Harvard Business Review: We Need to Relocate ICU Patients Out of Covid-19 Hotspots
Harvard Business Review: Where Telemedicine Falls Short
Hazard Prevention, Death and Dignity During COVID-19 Pandemic in Italy
HBR: 8 Ways Managers Can Support Employees’ Mental Health
Health Affairs
Health and Institutional Risk Factors of COVID-19 Mortality in Mexico, 2020
Health-care guidelines and policies during the COVID-19 pandemic in Mexico: a case of health-inequalities
Healthcare Worker Infection with SARS-CoV-2 and Test-Based Return to Work. Infection Control & Hospital Epidemiology Shenoy, E., et al., Cambridge Coronavirus Collection, Published August 26, 2020
HHS Awards $20 Million to Combat COVID-19 Pandemic through Telehealth (Added May 12)
HHS Requests Weekly Data from Hospitals to Inform Remdesivir Distribution (Added May 14)
High Dose Steroid Therapy to Prevent Severe Hypoxia in COVID-19 Patients: A Potential Solution for Low Resource Clinical Setting (India, USA)
High mortality among hospital-acquired COVID-19 infection in patients with cancer: a multicentre observational cohort study
Highly regarded surgeon/author Atul Gawande about restoring/re-entry to normal business
Homeland Security - Cybersecurity and Critical Infrastructure
Hope Springs Eternal: Can Project ECHO Transform Nursing Homes? (USA)
Hospital-Acquired SARS-CoV-2 Infection: Lessons for Public Health
Hospitals and Health Systems Face Unprecedented Financial Pressures Due to COVID-19 (Added May 14)
How a Primary Health Care Clinic in Brazil Faces Coronavirus Treatment within a Vulnerable Community: The Experience of the Morro da Conceição area in Recife
How attackers exploit the Covid-19 crisis
How emergency surgery has changed during the COVID-19 pandemic: A cohort study (Italy)
How is COVID-19 Being Contained in China? An Observational Study on the Local Level (China)
How is COVID-19 Being Contained in China? An Observational Study on the Local Level (Multiple Countries)
How One Health System Combines Telemedicine and Hands-on Care
How the COVID-19 pandemic highlights the lack of accessible public spaces in Tehran
How to use WHO risk assessment and mitigation checklist for mass gatherings in the context of COVID-19
How will COVID-19 Affect the Health Care Economy
HRS/EHRA/APHRS/LAHRS/ACC/AHA worldwide practice update for telehealth and arrhythmia monitoring during and after a pandemic
Hypertension is a clinically important risk factor for critical illness and mortality in COVID-19: A meta-analysis (China)
IHF: Beyond Covid-19 Task Force
IHI: Guide to Promoting Health Care Workforce Well-Being During and After the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
Immune responses to SARS-CoV-2 infection in hospitalized pediatric and adult patients
Impact of COVID-19 on Prevalence of Community Pharmacies as CLIA-Waived Facilities (USA)
Impact of COVID-19 Workflow Changes on Patient Throughput at Outpatient Imaging Centers (USA)
Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Emergency Department Use: Focus on Patients Requiring Urgent Revascularization (France)
Implementation of Drive-Through Testing for COVID-19 Using an External Emergency Department Triage
Improved strategies to counter the COVID-19 pandemic: Lockdowns vs. Primary and Community Healthcare
In Situ Simulation Enables Operating Room Agility in the COVID-19 Pandemic
In vitro diagnostics for COVID-19
India launches first mobile lab for testing COVID-19
Industry Voices—Breaking down barriers to remote monitoring in healthcare is critical with COVID-19
Infectious Diseases Society of America Guidelines on the Treatment and Management of Patients with COVID-19 updated Jan 8, 2021 (USA)
Infographic: Vaccination during the pandemic - 10 tips for health workers
Innovation and sound Policies are critical to protect people during the crisis
Innovations in Practice: Adaptation of Developmental And Behavioral Pediatric Service in a Tertiary Center in Singapore during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Institut Montaigne COVID-19 Resources (Added May 7)
Institute for Safe Medication Practice - Prevention of Drug Diversion in the Healthcare Setting
Institute for Safe Medication Practice - Share your stories with ISMP and help prevent errors and patient harm
International COVID-19 Data Consortium Leverages EHR Data, Analytics
International Data Corporation (IDC) Meet the Challenges from COVID-19 Head On (Added May 8)
International Data Corporation (IDC) Preparing Your European Strategy for the Impact of COVID-19 and Beyond (Added May 8)
International experiences of the active period of COVID-19 - Mental health care
International Hospital Federation (Added Apr-20)
International Labour Organization (Added Apr-27)
Interpreting Diagnostic Tests for SARS-CoV-2
IoT in the Wake of COVID-19: A Survey on Contributions, Challenges, and Evolution (South Africa)
Israeli Position Paper: Triage Decisions for Severely ill Patients During the COVID-19 Pandemic
ISUOG Interim Guidance on coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) during pregnancy and puerperium: information for healthcare professionals
JAMA: Analyses of Risk, Racial Disparity, and Outcomes Among US Patients With Cancer and COVID-19 Infection (USA)
JAMA: Association of Race and Ethnicity With Comorbidities and Survival Among Patients With COVID-19 at an Urban Medical Center in New York
JAMA: Comparison of 2 Triage Scoring Guidelines for Allocation of Mechanical Ventilators (Canada)
JAMA: Diagnosis, Management, and Pathophysiology of Arterial and Venous Thrombosis in COVID-19
JAMA: Excess Deaths From COVID-19 and Other Causes, March-July 2020
JAMA: Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
JAMA: How Will COVID-19 Affect the Health Care Economy?
JAMA: Incidence of Nosocomial COVID-19 in Patients Hospitalized at a Large US Academic Medical Center
JAMA: Long-term Health Consequences of COVID-19 (USA)
JAMA: Older Adults’ Perspectives on a COVID-19 Vaccine (USA)
JAMA: Patient Characteristics Associated With Telemedicine Access for Primary and Specialty Ambulatory Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
JAMA: Prevalence and Risk Factors Associated With Self-reported Psychological Distress Among Children and Adolescents During the COVID-19 Pandemic in China (China)
JAMA: Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities Related to COVID-19 (USA)
JAMA: Risk Factors Associated With In-Hospital Mortality in a US National Sample of Patients With COVID-19 (USA)
JAMA: Risk of COVID-19 During Air Travel
JAMA: SARS-CoV-2 Testing and Changes in Primary Care Services in a Multistate Network of Community Health Centers During the COVID-19 Pandemic
JAMA: Simplifying Policy and Operational Considerations for COVID-19 Surge Planning: The 5S Framework (USA)
JAMA: Study Aims to Identify Drugs That Could Be Repurposed for COVID-19
JAMA: Surgery and COVID-19 (USA)
JAMA: The Ethics of Continuing Placebo in SARS-CoV-2 Vaccine Trials (USA)
JAMA: Variation in US Hospital Mortality Rates for Patients Admitted With COVID-19 During the First 6 Months of the Pandemic (USA)
JHU offers plan to bolster health care during COVID-19 (Added May 18)
Kaiser Health News on COVID-19 (Added Apr-28)
Kawasaki-like multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children during the covid-19 pandemic in Paris, France: a prospective observational study
Kenya MoH A Comprehensive Guide on Mental Health & Psychosocial Support during Covid-19 Pandemic
Knowledge transfer for large-scale vaccine manufacturing
Lancet: A national consensus management pathway for paediatric inflammatory multisystem syndrome temporally associated with COVID-19 (PIMS-TS): results of a national Delphi process (UK)
Lancet: Applying the lessons of COVID-19 response to Canada's worsening opioid epidemic
Lancet: Association between mental illness and COVID-19 susceptibility and clinical outcomes in South Korea: a nationwide cohort study
Lancet: Attitudes towards vaccines and intention to vaccinate against COVID-19: Implications for public health communications (UK)
Lancet: Automated and partly automated contact tracing: a systematic review to inform the control of COVID-19
Lancet: COVID-19 in Spain: view from the eye of the storm
Lancet: COVID-19 pandemic and admission rates for and management of acute coronary syndromes in England
Lancet: Diagnosis of physical and mental health conditions in primary care during the COVID-19 pandemic: a retrospective cohort study (UK)
Lancet: Lessons learnt from easing COVID-19 restrictions- an analysis of countries and regions in Asia Pacific and Europe
Lancet: Multi-center nationwide comparison of seven serology assays reveals a SARS-CoV-2 non-responding seronegative subpopulation (Israel)
Lancet: Risk factors for COVID-19-related mortality in people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes in England: a population-based cohort study
Lancet: Tackling COVID-19 in the Eastern Mediterranean Region
Lancet: Thromboembolism risk of COVID-19 is high and associated with a higher risk of mortality: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Lancet: Urgent needs of low-income and middle-income countries for COVID-19 vaccines and therapeutics (Global)
Latin American & Caribbean Economic Association
Lead Your Team Into a Post-Pandemic World (Added May 19)
Liebertpub - Facing the COVID-19 Pandemic in France: From Managerialism to Business Logistics
Literature Review: The dynamic association between COVID-19 and chronic disorders: An updated insight into prevalence mechanism and therapeutic modalities (UAE)
Local governments' communication through Facebook. Evidences from COVID‐19 pandemic in Italy
Long-Term Acute Care Hospitals Extend ICU Capacity for COVID-19 Response and Recovery (USA)
Longitudinal symptom dynamics of COVID-19 infection (Israel)
Looking Ahead – Virtual Health Transforming Care Delivery
Low incidence of airborne SARS-CoV-2 in acute care hospital rooms with optimized ventilation (Canada)
Low rate of COVID-19 seroconversion in health-care workers at a Department of Infectious Diseases in Sweden during the later phase of the first wave; a prospective longitudinal seroepidemiological study
Machine Learning to Predict Mortality and Critical Events in a Cohort of Patients With COVID-19 in New York City: Model Development (AI, USA)
Maintaining comprehensive pharmacy services during a pandemic: Recommendations from a designated COVID-19 facility
Maintaining mental health among medical staff during the COVID-19 pandemic: Taiwan's experience
Maintaining safe heatlth care facilities in extraordinary times
Major health groups raise alarm over U.S. departure from World Health Organization
Making communication and resolution programmes mission critical in healthcare organisations, BMJ Quality & Safety, Making communication and resolution programmes mission critical in healthcare organisations, May 2020
Management of Acute Myocardial Infarction During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Managing COVID-19 in Surgical Systems
Managing supply chain aspects of the COVID-19 pandemic in India
Managing the COVID-19 pandemic in poor urban neighborhoods: the case of Accra and Johannesburg
Masks for Prevention of COVID-19 in Community and Healthcare Settings
Matching daily home health-care demands with supply in service-sharing platforms (China)
McKinsey & Company (Added Apr-22)
Mechanical Ventilation in COVID-19: Interpreting the Current Epidemiology
Mechanics of Breathing and Gas Exchange in Mechanically Ventilated Patients with COVID-19 Associated Respiratory Failure
Medicaid and Child Health Telemedicine & Telehealth Tool Kit
Modern Healthcare
Monitoring and evaluation framework for COVID-19 response activities in the EU/EEA and the UK
Moody's Coronavirus Effect (Added May 7)
Multi-Specialty Nursing During COVID-19: Lessons Learned in Southern California
NanoString COVID-19 Disease Research Products
National Academies Offers Guidance to Decision-Makers on Evaluating COVID-19 Data
National drug shortages worsen during COVID-19 crisis: Proposal for a comprehensive model to monitor and address critical drug shortages
Nature - Coronavirus misinformation, and how scientists can help to fight it
NEJM Addressing Challenges Associated with Operationalizing a Crisis Standards of Care Protocol for the Covid-19 Pandemic
NEJM How South Korea Responded to the Covid-19 Outbreak in Daegu
NEJM Professionalism Revealed: Rethinking Quality Improvement in the Wake of a Pandemic
NEJM: A Randomized Trial of Convalescent Plasma in Covid-19 Severe Pneumonia (Brazil)
NEJM: Baricitinib plus Remdesivir for Hospitalized Adults with Covid-19
NEJM: CLINICAL PRACTICE for Mild or Moderate Covid-19
NEJM: Professionalism Revealed: Rethinking Quality Improvement in the Wake of a Pandemic
NEJM: Repurposed Antiviral Drugs for Covid-19 — Interim WHO Solidarity Trial Results
Neonatal management and outcomes during the COVID-19 pandemic: an observation cohort study
Neurology of COVID-19 in Singapore
New NIH COVID-19 Treatment Guidelines Updates July 30th
New US ICD-10 Codes for COVID-19
NFPA guidance on temporary compliance options for COVID
NFPA: Code Compliance on Hold Presents Risks
NIH COVID-19 vaccine trial ethics once we have efficacious vaccines (USA)
Non-compliance with COVID-19-related public health measures among young adults in Switzerland: Insights from a longitudinal cohort study
Novartis launches first-of-its-kind not-for-profit portfolio of medicines for symptomatic treatment of COVID-19
Novel Use of Telepalliative Care in a New York City Emergency Department During the COVID-19 Pandemic (Telehealth)
Nurse.org Top 5 COVID-19 Online Training Courses For Nurses
Nursing Home Care in Crisis in the Wake of COVID-19
Occupational COVID‐19 risk for anaesthesia and intensive care staff – low‐risk specialties in a high‐risk setting (UK)
Occurrence, prevention, and management of the psychological effects of emerging virus outbreaks on healthcare workers: rapid review and meta-analysis (Added May 11)
OpenWHO Course: Clinical Care Severe Acute Respiratory Infection Training
OpenWHO Course: Standard precautions: Waste management
Operational considerations for COVID-19 management in the accommodation sector: interim guidance
Operationalizing the Operating Room Ensuring Appropriate Surgical Care in the Era of COVID-19
OPS: Emergency Use of Unproven Interventions Outside of Research. Ethics Guidance for the COVID-19 Pandemic, 25 June 2020
Optimized Lockdown Strategies for Curbing the Spread of COVID-19: A South African Case Study
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (Added Apr-24)
Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (Added Apr-24)
Organizational strategies for managing COVID-19 survivors who return for care
Our weird behavior during the pandemic is messing with AI models
Out-of-hospital cardiac arrest during the COVID-19 pandemic in Paris, France: a population-based, observational study
Outbreak Brief 21: COVID-19 Pandemic
Outcomes from intensive care in patients with COVID-19: a systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies (UK)
Outcomes of intensive care unit patients with COVID‐19: a nationwide analysis in Russia
Outcomes of Nursing Home COVID-19 Patients by Initial Symptoms and Comorbidity: Results of Universal Testing of 1970 Residents
Outpatient Treatment at Home for Medicare Beneficiaries During and After the COVID-19 Pandemic
Overdose-Related Cardiac Arrests Observed by Emergency Medical Services During the US COVID-19 Epidemic
Oxford Economics
PAHO and Caribbean Development Bank launch “Stronger Together” campaign to highlight importance of psychosocial support during times of stress and crisis
PAHO book 'My Hero is You. How kids can fight COVID-19' (multiple languages)
PAHO COVID-19 Guidance and the Latest Research in the Americas (Added May 12)
PAHO Infographic: Ethics & Research. 10 key points about research during the pandemic
PAHO Prehospital Emergency Medical Services Readiness Checklist for COVID-19
PAHO videos and animations for young children re: COVID-19 awareness and safety (English and Spanish)
PAHO Warning Bulletin: Do not use chlorine product treatments for COVID-19 patients
PAHO: COVID-19 Situation Reports
PAHO: COVID-19: The potential of Digital Health Transformation and Information Systems for Health in the fight against the pandemic
PAHO: Epidemiological Alert: COVID-19 among health workers
PAHO: Infographic: Immunizations and the Health Services during the COVID-19 pandemic
PAHO: List of Priority Medical Devices in the context of COVID-19. Provisional recommendations
PAHO: Managing People with Asthma during COVID-19: Considerations for Health Providers
PAHO: Managing People with Chronic Kidney Disease during COVID-19: Considerations for Health Providers
PAHO: Managing People with Diabetes during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Considerations for Health Providers
PAHO: Managing People with Hypertension and Cardiovascular Disease during COVID-19: Considerations for Health Providers
PAHO: Ongoing Living Update of Potential COVID-19 Therapeutics: Summary of Rapid Systematic Reviews
PAHO: Recommendations for implementing the CICOM methodology during the COVID-19 response
PAHO: Regulation of Medical Devices in the context of COVID-19
Pan American Health Organization Response to COVID-19 in the Americas
Pandemics: Past, Present, Future (Denmark)
Pathophysiology, Transmission, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Patient Trajectories Among Persons Hospitalized for COVID-19: A Cohort Study
Patient/Family Information: Prone Positioning for Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (ARDS)
People living with Type 1 diabetes point of view in COVID-19 times (COVIDT1 Study): disease impact, health system pitfalls and lessons for the future
Perceived risk of being infected with SARS-CoV-2: A perspective from Indonesia
Pharmacy response to COVID-19: lessons learnt from Canada
Place and causes of acute cardiovascular mortality during the COVID-19 pandemic (UK)
Policy Responses To COVID-19
Policy Responses To COVID-19 (Added Apr-15)
Post-lockdown SARS-CoV-2 nucleic acid screening in nearly ten million residents of Wuhan, China
Predictors of in-hospital mortality in older patients with COVID-19: The COVIDAge Study (Switzerland)
Preliminary Assessment of a Telehealth Approach to Evaluating, Treating, and Discharging Low-Acuity Patients With Suspected COVID-19
Preparing for COVID-19 exit strategies (UK)
Preparing for COVID-19 Related Drug Shortages
Prevalence and Clinical Presentation of Health Care Workers With Symptoms of Coronavirus Disease 2019 in 2 Dutch Hospitals During an Early Phase of the Pandemic
Prevalence of and Risk Factors Associated With Mental Health Symptoms Among the General Population in China During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic
Prevalence of mental health problems during the COVID-19 pandemic: A systematic review and meta-analysis (China)
Preventing and managing COVID-19 across long-term care services: Policy brief
Preventing and managing COVID-19 across long-term care services: Web annex
Prevention and control of COVID-19 in pastoral community through One Health Approach (Ethopia)
Priority medical devices for COVID prevention, diagnostic and management (Added May, 15)
Private Sector Participation during the COVID-19 Epidemic in Iran: Lessons from a Practical Experience
Progresses in clinical studies on antiviral therapies for COVID‐19—Experience and lessons in the design of clinical trials (China)
Prompt Launch of a Rapid Transitions Care Model Prevents Re-hospitalizations of Covid-19 Patients
Prone Positioning in Awake, Nonintubated Patients with COVID-19 Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure
Proportion of newly diagnosed diabetes in COVID-19 patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis (Australia)
Protecting Older Vulnerable Adults During The Pandemic
Protection Challenges of Pregnant Women against Vertical Transmission during COVID-19 Epidemic: A Narrative Review, M. Hasnain et al., American Journal of Infection Control, Elsevier, Published July 1st, 2020
Psychiatric emergency care during Coronavirus 2019 (COVID 19) pandemic lockdown: results from a Department of Mental Health and Addiction of northern Italy
Public perspectives on protective measures during the COVID-19 pandemic in the Netherlands, Germany and Italy: A survey study, K. Meier et al., (2020) PLOS ONE 15(8): e0236917.
Pulse survey on continuity of essential health services during the COVID-19 pandemic: interim report, 27 August 2020
Pulse survey on continuity of Essential Health Services during the COVID-19 pandemic: Interim Report, WHO Global, World Health Organization, Published August 27, 2020
Purchasing COVID-19 Serology Test Kits: A Guide for Physicians (and Patients) (Added May 19)
Quality of life in the urban environment and primary health services for the elderly during the Covid-19 pandemic: An application to the city of Milan (Italy)
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in COVID-19–Related Infections, Hospitalizations, and Deaths: A Systematic Review
Rapid Assessment of service delivery for NCDs during the COVID-19 pandemic in the Americas
Rapid Implementation of Video Visits in Neurology During COVID-19: Mixed-Methods Evaluation (Telemedicine, USA)
Rapid response to COVID-19, escalation and de-escalation strategies to match surge capacity of intensive care beds to a large scale epidemic; Respuesta rápida a COVID-19, estrategias de escalada y desescalada para ajustar la capacidad suplementaria de camas de UVI a una epidemia de gran magnitud (Spain)
Rapid response to COVID-19: health informatics support for outbreak management in an academic health system (Added May, 15)
Rapid Scaling Up of Covid-19 Diagnostic Testing in the United States — The NIH RADx Initiative
Rational use of personal protective equipment (PPE) for coronavirus disease (COVID-19)
RCPCH Role of paediatricians in supporting children and young people's mental health - position statement in COVID-19 (UK)
Recommendations on the management of adult patients with rheumatic diseases in the context of SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 infection. Colombian Association of Rheumatology
Reduction in all-cause mortality in COVID-19 patients on chronic oral anticoagulation: A population-based propensity score matched study (Italy)
Reflections on Practice during a Pandemic: How do we Continue to Ensure Effective Communication during the COVID‐19 Pandemic? (UK)
Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society COVID-19 vaccine tracker
Related Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Worth the Effort?
Remdesivir for the Treatment of Covid-19 — Preliminary Report
Remote digital monitoring in clinical trials in the time of COVID-19 (Added May 18)
Reported burnout among U.S. general surgery residents: A survey of the association of program directors in surgery members
Research: 3 Biases that Shaped CEO´s Pandemic Response
Responses to COVID-19 in five Latin American countries
Responsible Innovation in Technology for mental health care, Eyre H. et al., The Lancet, Published September 1, 2020
Restructuring Structural Heart Disease Practice During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Reviving the US CDC
Risk factors for delayed negative conversion of SARS-CoV-2 in patients with COVID-19 pneumonia: a retrospective cohort study (China)
Risk of False Results with the Curative SARS-Cov-2 Test for COVID-19: FDA Safety Communication (USA)
Royal College of Surgeons England Virtual consultations
RSNA International COVID-19 Open Radiology Database (RICORD)
Russian hospital fires underscore importance of not losing sight of fire safety during pandemic
Safely Opening Up Medtech in a COVID-19 World
Safety of hydroxychloroquine for treatment or prevention of SARS‐CoV‐2 infection: A rapid systematic review and meta‐analysis of randomized clinical trials (Italy)
Safety of Influenza Vaccine during COVID-19
SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 related LOINC terms
Scarce-Resource Allocation and Patient Triage During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Scarcity of Pulse Oximetry in Low-Resource Countries Presents a Challenge
Searching for COVID-19 treatments: First, do no harm
Severe outcomes of COVID-19 among patients with COPD and asthma
Severe outcomes of COVID-19 among patients with COPD and asthma (Denmark)
Sewage Surveillance System using Urological Wastewater: Key to COVID-19 Monitoring? (Netherlands)
Simulation of Pool Testing to Identify Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019 Under Conditions of Limited Test Availability
Sleep Laboratories Reopening and COVID-19: A European Perspective
Smart Healthcare for Diabetes During COVID-19 (India)
Smithsonian Institute Curriculum for youth: COVID-19! How Can I Protect Myself and Others?
South Korea’s Responses regarding Mitigating the COVID-19 Crisis behind Bars
Spanish radiographers’ concerns about the COVID-19 pandemic
Spreading of SARS-CoV-2 in West Africa and assessment of risk factors
Strategies to Inform Allocation of Stockpiled Ventilators to Healthcare Facilities During a Pandemic
Superb Healthcare At Ultra-Low Prices? How Singapore Does It
Surge Capacity Bed Management Tools. (Added Apr-28)
Surge Toolkit and Facility Checklist
Surgery Scheduling in a Crisis NEJM COVID-19
Survey Underscores Telehealth's Benefits During COVID-19 and Beyond
Surviving COVID-19 After Hospital Discharge: Symptom, Functional, and Adverse Outcomes of Home Health Recipients
Surviving The Waves Of A Pandemic Storm: How To Fix The Supply Chain Flaws Exposed By COVID-19 (USA)
Taiwan’s Successful COVID-19 Mitigation and Containment Strategy: Achieving Quasi Population Immunity
Technical and Regulatory Aspects of the Use of Pulse Oximeters in Monitoring COVID-19 Patients”, Pan American Health Organization
Telehealth and Palliative Care for Patients With Cancer: Implications of the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
Telehealth Expansion During Coronavirus Pandemic Changing Physician-Patient Relationship
Telehealth Post-COVID Challenge
Telehealth.HHS.Gov - Telehealth: Health care from the safety of our homes
Telemedicine and Office-Based Care for Behavioral and Psychiatric Conditions During the COVID-19 Pandemic in the United States
Telemedicine in Canada and South Korea: Challenges and Opportunities during COVID-19
Telemedicine, COVID-19, and disparities: Policy implications
The Application of Mobile Telehealth System to Facilitate Patient Information Presentation and Case Discussion
The challenge of COVID-19 in African cities: an urgent call for informal settlement upgrading
The challenge of deciding between home-discharge versus hospitalization in COVID-19 patients: The role of initial imaging and clinicolaboratory data (Iran)
The challenging and unpredictable spectrum of Covid-19 in children and adolescents (Brazil)
The Compounding Access Problem for Surgical Care-Innovations in the Post-COVID Era
The Covid-19 Pandemic Accelerates the Transition to Virtual Care (Telehealth)
The Economist - Responding to the economic and business impacts of COVID-19 (Added May 7)
The effect of COVID‐19 on general anaesthesia rates for caesarean section. A cross‐sectional analysis of six hospitals in the north‐west of England
The Ethics of COVID-19 Immunity-Based Licenses (“Immunity Passports”) (Added May 8)
The Flu Vaccination May Have a Protective Effect on the Course of COVID-19 in the Pediatric Population: When Does Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) Meet Influenza? (USA)
The impact of COVID-19 and strategies for mitigation and suppression in low- and middle-income countries
The Impact of COVID-19 on Cancer Screening: Challenges and Opportunities (USA)
The Impact of COVID-19 on Interventional Radiology Services in the UK
The Impact of COVID-19 on Patients with Asthma (Spain)
The Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Adult and Pediatric Allergy & Immunology Services in the UK National Health Service
The Impact Of The COVID-19 Pandemic On Hospital Admissions In The United States
The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Outpatient Care: Visits Return to Prepandemic Levels, but Not for All Providers and Patients
The impact of the early phase of the COVID-19 pandemic on mental-health services in Europe
The Importance of Temporary Telehealth Parity Laws to Improve Public Health During COVID-19 and Future Pandemics
The International Monetary Fund and COVID-19
The Lancet editorial critique/complaint about the performance and lapses of the US CDC (from the European perspective)
The Lancet: Automated and partly automated contact tracing: a systematic review to inform the control of COVID-19
The Lancet: COVID-19 and readjusting clinical trials
The Lancet: Improving handwashing habits and household air quality in Africa after COVID-19
The Lancet: Mortality and pulmonary complications in patients undergoing surgery with perioperative SARS-CoV-2 infection: an international cohort study
The National Emergency Medical Service Role During the COVID-19 Pandemic in Sierra Leone
The Need for More and Better Testing for COVID-19
The Optimist from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (Added Apr-21)
The Power of Collaborative Governance: The Case of South Korea Responding to COVID‐19 Pandemic (South Korea)
The psychological consequences of COVID-19 lockdowns
The race for coronavirus vaccines: a graphical guide
The radiology workforce's response to the COVID-19 pandemic in the Middle East, North Africa and India
The WHO and the COVID-19 Pandemic (Canada)
There Are Tough Financial Days Ahead For U.S. Healthcare In The Wake Of The Coronavirus Pandemic
Three-Tiered COVID-19 Cohorting Strategy and Implications for Memory Care
Time Course of a Second Outbreak of COVID-19 in Beijing, China, June-July 2020
Transforming ORs into ICUs
Trends in hospitalizations for asthma during the COVID-19 outbreak in Japan
Trends in outpatient emergency department visits during the COVID-19 pandemic at a large, urban, academic hospital system (USA)
Triaging Access to Critical Care Resources in Patients With Chronic Respiratory Diseases in the Event of a Major COVID-19 Surge: Key Highlights From the Canadian Thoracic Society (CTS) Position Statement
Troubleshooting Problems in the Ventilated Patient
UK BMA: COVID-19 Death certification and cremation
UK BMA: COVID-19 Telehealth video consultations and homeworking
UK MHRA Coronavirus Yellow Card reporting site
UK National Cyber Security Centre: Phishing attacks: defending your organization
UK: A list of all our NICE products on COVID-19
UK: Public Health Leadership, Multi-Agency Capability: Guiding Principles for Effective Management of COVID-19 at a Local Level
Unconventional multidisciplinary team strategy for tracheostomy in COVID‐19 (UK)
Underestimation of COVID-19 mortality during the pandemic (New Zealand)
Underreporting COVID-19: the curious case of the Indian subcontinent
UNESDOC Material testing laboratories
Unique Staffing Models and Wellness of Caregivers During Surge (Added May, 15)
Univ of Michigan Survey: Telehealth Use Among Older Adults Before and During COVID-19
Universal Masking in Hospitals in the Covid-19 Era
Unknown Unknowns: Surgical Consent During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Unprecedented Crisis Calls for Unprecedented Policy Responses
US CDC: A Proposed Framework and Timeline of the Spectrum of Disease Due to SARS-CoV-2 Infection- Illness Beyond Acute Infection and Public Health Implications (USA)
US Dept of Health & Human Services – Public health Emergency: Job Openings, Join an Amazing Team. Protect Health and Save Lives.
US HHS: COVID-19 Workforce Virtual Toolkit: Resources for Healthcare Decision-Makers Responding to COVID-19 Workforce Concerns
US HHS: Guidance on HIPAA and Contacting Former COVID-19 Patients about Blood and Plasma Donation
US National Academies Framework for Equitable Allocation of COVID-19 Vaccine
US National Academies Genomic Epidemiology Data Infrastructure Needs for SARS-CoV-2: Modernizing Pandemic Response Strategies
US National Academies: COVID-19 Testing Strategies for Colleges and Universities (USA)
US National Academies: Decarcerating Correctional Facilities during COVID-19- Advancing Health, Equity, and Safety
US National Academies: Rapid Expert Consultation on Understanding Causes of Health Care Worker Deaths Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
US National Academies: Taking Action Against Clinician Burnout- A Systems Approach to Professional Well-Being (USA)
US National Academy of Sciences report on Evidence-Based Practice for Public Health Emergencies
US NIH COVID-19 Essential Worker & Return to Work Training
US NIH: Corticosteroids Recommendations for Patients with COVID-19
US NRTRC Quick Start Guide to Telehealth
Use of N95, Surgical, and Cloth Masks to Prevent COVID-19 in Health Care and Community Settings: Living Practice Points From the American College of Physicians
Using Telehealth to Care for Patients During the COVID-19 Pandemic
VA.GOV Clinical Crisis Skills Training
Ventilators for Nonintensivists. Basic Modes and Breath Types
Ventilators on FDA Emergency Use Authorization List: Hospitals Should Seek Clarity on Post EUA Status Before Purchasing
Videoconferencing-Based Telemental Health: Important Questions for the COVID-19 Era From Clinical and Patient-Centered Perspectives (Telehealth, USA)
Virtual Cancer Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond: A Call for Evaluation (Telemedicine, Canada)
VOX CEPR Research-based policy analysis and commentary from leading economists
What One Health Care CEO Is Learning from the Pandemic
What we have learned from the COVID-19 Pandemic: Time to think outside the box, maybe far outside (USA)
What we need to know about PPE associated with the COVID-19 pandemic in the marine environment (Peru)
WHO Africa Region COVID-19 Resources (Added May 12)
WHO and Global Partners Launch $18 Billion COVID-19 Vaccine initiative
WHO COVID-19 Adaptation of the Toolkit for Clinical Care for Severe Acute Respiratory Infection
WHO COVID-19 Preparedness and Response Progress Report - 1 February to 30 June 2020
WHO European Twitter Account (Added May 11)
WHO Extract: An integrated health, trade and IP approach to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic
WHO Interim Guidance: Diagnostics, therapeutics, vaccine readiness, and other health products for COVID-19
WHO Interim Guidance: Ensuring a safe environment for patients and staff in COVID-19 health-care facilities
WHO Practical manual to set up and manage a SARI treatment centre and a SARI screening facility in health care facilities (Added May 13)
WHO Recommendations on use of corticosteroids for COVID-19
WHO Standard precautions: Environmental cleaning and disinfection
WHO Surveillance protocol for SARS-CoV-2 infection among health workers
WHO: Analysing and using routine data to monitor the effects of COVID-19 on essential health services: a practical guide for national and subnational decision-makers
WHO: Considerations for forming a regional COVID-19 review committee (RRC) National Deployment and Vaccination Plans for COVID-19- Technical brief & Excel templates
WHO: COVID-19 Clinical management: living guidance
WHO: Critical preparedness, readiness and response actions for COVID-19
WHO: Global Strategy and Plan of Action on public health, innovation and intellectual property
WHO: International guidelines for certification and classification (coding) of COVID-19 as cause of death
WHO: Laboratory biosafety guidance related to coronavirus disease (COVID-19)- Interim guidance
WHO: Promoting Access to Medical Technologies and Innovation - Second Edition
WHO: Responding to non-communicable diseases during and beyond the COVID-19 pandemic
WHO: The selection and use of essential in vitro diagnostics (incl. COVID-19)
Why COVID-19 Silent Hypoxemia is Baffling to Physicians
Why may COVID-19 overwhelm low-income countries like Pakistan?
Why Predictive Modeling is Critical in the Fight against COVID-19
Willingness to Use Home Collection Methods to Provide Specimens for SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19 Research: Survey Study
Wolters Kluwer COVID-19 Clinical Decision Support Collection
World Bank Group and COVID-19
World Economic Forum (Added Apr-23)
World Economic Forum COVID-19 Action Plan Platform
World Trade Organization (Added Apr-24)
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