Hacking Coronavirus Initiative

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

Hacking Coronavirus COVID-19 Clinical Engineering Resources

3D Printed Objects Manufactured without Following Proper Validation Procedures Can Harm Healthcare Providers and Patients [ECRI Exclusive Hazard Report]
3D printing (additive manufacturing) of medical devices or component parts during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic
3D printing in managing supply disruptions related to COVID-19 pandemic: Food and Drug Administration’s current thinking on regulation (India)
4 ways engineering could change after the Covid-19 pandemic
A 265-Nanometer High-Power Deep-UV Light-Emitting Diode Rapidly Inactivates SARS-CoV-2 Aerosols (Japan)
A 5-Minute Cognitive Assessment for Safe Remote Use in Patients With COVID-19: Clinical Case Series (Telemedicine, USA)
A Comprehensive Overview of the COVID-19 Literature: Machine Learning–Based Bibliometric Analysis (ML/AI, Qatar)
A comprehensive survey on the biomedical signal processing methods for the detection of COVID-19 (India)
A COVID-19 Risk Assessment Decision Support System for General Practitioners: Design and Development Study (Telehealth, China)
A Critical Care Transport Program's Innovative Approach to Safety during the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
A critical synthesis of current peer-reviewed literature on the environmental and human health impacts of COVID-19 PPE litter: New findings and next steps (Mexico)
A Framework for Rationing Ventilators and Critical Care Beds During the COVID-19 Pandemic
A fused lightweight CNN model for the diagnosis of COVID-19 using CT scan images (ML/AI, India)
A Global Overview of COVID-19 Research in the Pediatric Field: Bibliometric Review (Italy)
A guideline to limit indoor airborne transmission of COVID-19 (USA)
A Hybrid Virtual Fracture Clinic is Safe and Efficacious in the COVID-19 Era: Stay at Home and Save Lives (Telemedicine, UK)
A Low-cost, Safe, and Effective Method for Smoke Evacuation in Laparoscopic Surgery for Suspected Coronavirus Patients
A Machine Learning Prediction Model of Respiratory Failure Within 48 Hours of Patient Admission for COVID-19: Model Development and Validation (USA)
A method for the identification of COVID-19 biomarkers in human breath using Proton Transfer Reaction Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry (USA)
A more holistic view could contribute to our understanding of ‘silent hypoxaemia’ in Covid-19 patients (Sweden)
A multicenter randomized trial to assess the efficacy of CONvalescent plasma therapy in patients with Invasive COVID-19 and acute respiratory failure treated with mechanical ventilation: the CONFIDENT trial protocol (Belgium)
A new testing platform using fingerstick blood for quantitative antibody response evaluation after SARS-CoV-2 vaccination (USA)
A Novel Approach to Equitable Distribution of Scarce Therapeutics: Institutional Experience Implementing a Reserve System for Allocation of COVID-19 Monoclonal Antibodies (USA)
A Novel Large Scale Integrated Telemonitoring Program for COVID-19 (Telehealth, Telemedicine, USA)
A Novel Prediction Model of COVID-19 Progression: A Retrospective Cohort Study (AI/ML, China)
A novel use for routine CBCT imaging during radiotherapy to detect COVID-19 (UK)
A Personalized Mobile Health Program for Type 2 Diabetes During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Single-Group Pre–Post Study (Singapore)
A Pooled RT-PCR Testing Strategy for More Efficient Covid-19 Pandemic Management (Turkey)
A quantitative evaluation of aerosol generation during tracheal intubation and extubation (UK)
A rapid and highly effective approach for SARS-CoV-2 nucleic acid daily testing in more than four thousand single-tube samples (China)
A rapid review of the use of face mask in preventing the spread of COVID-19
A rapid, accurate, scalable, and portable testing system for COVID-19 diagnosis (USA)
A rapidly deployed, interactive, online visualization system to support fatality management during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic
A real-time dashboard of clinical trials for COVID-19 (Added Apr-27, USA)
A regional multicentric survey on variability and accuracy in lung ultrasound interpretation during the COVID-19 pandemic (Italy)
A Resilience-Building App to Support the Mental Health of Health Care Workers in the COVID-19 Era: Design Process, Distribution, and Evaluation (Telehealth, USA)
A Review of Aerosol Generation Mitigation in International Dental Guidance (UK)
A Review on Deep Learning Techniques for the Diagnosis of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) (Canada)
A Review on the Mobile Applications Developed for COVID-19: An Exploratory Analysis (Bangladesh)
A Safe Approach to Percutaneous Tracheostomy for COVID-19 Patients in Intensive Care (UK)
A scope of mobile health solutions in COVID-19 pandemics (Telehealth, Iran)
A simple method against spread of COVID-19 when using a supraglottic airway for intermittent positive pressure ventilation during general anesthesia (Canada)
A Simple Ventilator Designed To Be Used in Shortage Crises: Construction and Verification Testing (USA)
A Snapshot from the Department of Urology in Bergamo Evaluating the Timeline of the SARS-CoV-2 Outbreak: Which Patients Are We Missing?
A solidarity network in Seine-Saint-Denis to equip caregivers, Université Sorbonne Paris Nord, Published August 2020, (French, translation to English available)
A special oropharyngeal oxygenation device to facilitate apneic oxygenation in comparison to high flow oxygenation devices (Germany)
A special oropharyngeal oxygenation device to facilitate apneic oxygenation in comparison to high flow oxygenation devices (Germany)
A study in patient satisfaction regarding telemedicine consultations in radiation oncology (Australia)
A Systematic Review of Abdominal Imaging Findings in COVID-19 Patients (India)
A systematic review of artificial intelligence techniques in the detection and classification of COVID-19 medical images in terms of evaluation and benchmarking: Taxonomy analysis, challenges, future solutions and methodological aspects
A systematic review of possible airborne transmission of the COVID-19 virus (SARS-CoV-2) in the indoor air environment (Iran)
A Systematic Review on Guidelines and Recommendations for Urology Standard of Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic
A systemic review of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) Infection in Children and Adolescents
A very large contingent of US hospitals and providers have petitioned the US to allow audio-only teleconsultations with patients (Added Apr-29, USA)
AAMI Initiative: provision of 3D-printed face shields to protect healthcare technology management (HTM) professionals
AAMI Webinar: HTM COVID Town Hall - Getting Through the Pandemic Together (Added Apr-20, USA).
AAP - Caring for Children and Youth With Special Health Care Needs During the COVID-19 Pandemic
AAP - Caring for Children With Acute Illness in the Ambulatory Care Setting During the Public Health Emergency
AAP - Family Presence Policies for Pediatric Inpatient Settings During the COVID-19 Pandemic
AAP - FAQs: Management of Infants Born to Mothers with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19
AAP - Guidance on the Necessary Use of Telehealth During the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
AARC - COVID-19: Joint Statement & Guidance Document on Multiple Patients Per Ventilator
Abiomed gets Impella pump EUA for coronavirus-related heart failure
Abrupt change to telephone follow-up clinics in a regional rheumatology service during COVID-19: analysis of treatment decisions (Telehealth, Telemedicine, New Zealand)
ACCE Webinar: Medical Device Security Vulnerabilities and Disclosures (Added May, 15)
Acceptability, Feasibility, and Quality of Telehealth for Adolescent Health Care Delivery During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Cross-sectional Study of Patient and Family Experiences (Telemedicine, USA)
Acceptability, Usability, and Performance of Lateral Flow Immunoassay Tests for Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Antibodies: REACT-2 Study of Self-Testing in Nonhealthcare Key Workers (UK)
Access to Medicines and Medical Equipment during COVID-19: Searching Compatibility between the WTO and the WHO (India)
Accessible and Validated Processing of SARS-CoV-2 from Wastewater (USA)
Accessible and Validated Processing of SARS-CoV-2 from Wastewater (USA)
Accessible and Validated Processing of SARS-CoV-2 from Wastewater (USA)
Accumulation of plastic waste during COVID-19 (Australia)
Acute Care Surgeons’ Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic Observations and Strategies From the Epicenter of the American Crisis.
Acute cor pulmonale in Covid-19 related acute respiratory distress syndrome (France)
Acute Peritoneal Dialysis with Percutaneous Catheter Insertion for COVID-19-associated Acute Kidney Injury in Intensive Care: Experience from a UK Tertiary Centre (UK)
Adaptation and Restructuring of an Academic Anesthesiology Department during the COVID-19 Pandemic in New York City: Challenges and Lessons Learned (USA)
Adapting Vascular Surgery Practice to the Current COVID-19 Era at a Tertiary Academic Center in Madrid
Adherence to Lung Protective Ventilation in Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019 (USA)
Adherence to personal protective equipment use among healthcare workers caring for confirmed COVID-19 and alleged non-COVID-19 patients (Germany)
Adjunctive treatment with high-titre convalescent plasma in severely and critically ill COVID-19 patients – a safe but futile intervention. A comparative cohort study (Austria)
Adoption of Telemedicine for Postoperative Follow-Up After Inpatient Cancer-Related Surgery (USA)
Advance Warning Methodologies for COVID-19 Using Chest X-Ray Images (AI/ML, Finland, Qatar)
Advancement of deep learning in pneumonia/Covid-19 classification and localization: A systematic review with qualitative and quantitative analysis (ML/AI, India)
Advancing Health Equity by Translating Lessons Learned from NICU Family Visitations during the COVID-19 Pandemic
Advancing the tracheal tube cuff distal to the planned tracheostomy site: margins of safety and merits of bronchoscopic guidance (UK)
Adverse Effects of Personal Protective Equipment Among Intensive Care Unit Healthcare Professionals During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Scoping Review (Japan)
Aeonmed VG70 ventilator oxygen consumption by volume and UK intensive care unit surge capacity for mechanical ventilation (UK)
Aerosol and Droplet Generation from Open Rhinoplasty: Surgical Risk in the Pandemic Era (USA)
Aerosol and Surface Stability of SARS-CoV-2 as Compared with SARS-CoV-1 (Added May 18)
Aerosol Filtration Efficiency of Common Fabrics Used in Respiratory Cloth Masks (Added May 5, USA)
Aerosol generated by dental procedures: A scoping review (Brazil)
Aerosol generation during general anesthesia is comparable to coughing: An observational clinical study (Finland)
Aerosol generation with various approaches to oxygenation in healthy volunteers in the emergency department (USA)
Aerosol release, distribution, and prevention during aerosol therapy: a simulated model for infection control (Ireland)
Aerosol SARS-CoV-2 in hospitals and long-term care homes during the COVID-19 pandemic (Canada)
Aerosols, airflow, and airspace contamination during laparoscopy (Ireland)
African CDC announces a medical device procurement program for COVID-19 technologies
African CDC: Guidance for the continuation of essential health services during COVID-19 pandemic
African CDC: Guidance on easing lockdown
African CDC: Interim Guidance on the Use of Rapid Antibody Tests for COVID-19 Response
Age and Social Disparities in the Use of Telemedicine During the COVID-19 Pandemic in Japan: Cross-sectional Study
AI applications in robotics, precision medicine, and medical image analysis: an overview and future trends (UAE)
Air pollution adding to the global burden of deaths related to COVID-19
Air transmission of SARV-Cov2 and use masks for healthcare workers. Letter from the French Occupational Health Society. Impact de l’évolution des connaissances au sujet de la transmission « aérosol » du SARS-CoV-2 sur les indications de port des équipements de protection respiratoire par le personnel soignant. Lettre de la Société Française de Médecine du Travail (France, article in French)
Airway Management in Critically Ill Patients – Striving to Improve Outcomes (USA)
Allego Ventilator Training Alliance (Added Apr-21, USA).
Altered pulmonary blood volume distribution as a biomarker for predicting outcomes in COVID-19 disease (ML/AI, USA)
American Association for Respiratory Care Free Series of COVID-19 Mechanical Ventilation Training Courses for Clinicians
American College of Physicians Guide and Resources for COVID-19
American Thoracic Society: Diagnosis and Management of COVID-19 Disease
AMGA Endorses Medicare Telehealth Expansion; New Flexibilities Needed Beyond COVID Emergency
Amplification-free detection of SARS-CoV-2 with CRISPR-Cas13a and mobile phone microscopy (USA)
An Acute Stress Scale for Health Care Professionals Caring for Patients With COVID-19: Validation Study (Spain)
An Affordable, User-friendly Telerehabilitation System Assembled Using Existing Technologies for Individuals Isolated With COVID-19: Development and Feasibility Study (Telehealth, Japan)
An AIEgen/graphene oxide nanocomposite (AIEgen@GO)-based two-stage “turn-on” nucleic acid biosensor for rapid detection of SARS-CoV-2 viral sequence (Hong Kong, China)
An Artificial Intelligence Model to Predict the Mortality of COVID-19 Patients at Hospital Admission Time Using Routine Blood Samples: Development and Validation of an Ensemble Model (AI, South Korea)
An Easy-to-Use Machine Learning Model to Predict the Prognosis of Patients With COVID-19: Retrospective Cohort Study (AI/ML, South Korea)
An emergency plan for management of COVID-19 patients in rural areas (Egypt)
An emerging source of plastic pollution: Environmental presence of plastic personal protective equipment (PPE) debris related to COVID-19 in a metropolitan city (Canada)
An IoT-Based Healthcare Platform for Patients in ICU Beds During the COVID-19 Outbreak (Telemedicine, Brazil)
An ultrasensitive molecularly imprinted polymer-based electrochemical sensor for the determination of SARS-CoV-2-RBD by using macroporous gold screen-printed electrode (Spain)
An update on COVID-19 infection control measures, plasma-based therapeutics, corticosteroid pharmacotherapy and vaccine research
Analysis of home support and ventilator malfunction in 1,211 ventilator-dependent patients
Analysis of Social Determinants and the Utilization of Pediatric Tele–Urgent Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Cross-sectional Study (Telemedicine, Germany)
Andara Pradesh Medtech Zone LTD. (Added Apr-22, India)
ANN Assisted-IoT Enabled COVID-19 Patient Monitoring (AI/ML, Telehealth, Global)
Annals of the American Thoracic Society " Respiratory Mechanics and Gas Exchange in COVID-19 Associated Respiratory Failure"
Another Tool in Your Toolkit”: Pediatric Occupational and Physical Therapists’ Perspectives of Initiating Telehealth during the COVID-19 Pandemic (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Canada)
Answering the Call: Engineers Continue to Pitch New Ideas to Help Address COVID-19
Anterior nasal versus nasal mid-turbinate sampling for a SARS-CoV-2 antigen-detecting rapid test: does localisation or professional collection matter? (Germany)
Apnoeic Oxygenation for Intubation - Where is the Evidence? (France)
Apple COVID-19 Screening Tool
Application of Critical Care Ultrasound in Patients With COVID-19: Our Experience and Perspective (China)
Application of the READY framework supports effective communication between health care providers and family members in intensive care (Australia, Telehealth)
Applications of digital technology in COVID-19 pandemic planning and response (Canada)
Approaching Surgical Triage During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Appropriate Use of High-Flow Nasal Oxygen in Hospitalized Patients for Initial or Postextubation Management of Acute Respiratory Failure: A Clinical Guideline From the American College of Physicians (USA)
Appropriate Use of Point-of-Care Ultrasonography in Patients With Acute Dyspnea in Emergency Department or Inpatient Settings: A Clinical Guideline From the American College of Physicians (USA)
ArcGIS COVID-19 Application Index (System of Systems (Added Apr-16, International)
Argentina: Información sobre respiradores
Arterial Thrombosis in Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) Patients: A Rapid Systematic Review
Artificial Intelligence (AI) applications for COVID-19 pandemic (India)
Artificial Intelligence for COVID-19: Rapid Review (AI/ML, Singapore)
Artificial intelligence in ophthalmology during COVID-19 and in the post COVID-19 era
Artificial Intelligence in the Fight Against COVID-19: Scoping Review
As ventilators become crucial in saving lives, repair roadblocks remain (Added Apr-27, USA)
ASHP Assessment of Evidence for COVID-19-Related Treatments: Updated 5/15/2020
Assessing COVID-19 pneumonia—Clinical extension and risk with point-of-care ultrasound: A multicenter, prospective, observational study (Netherlands)
Assessment of the Qualitative Fit Test and Quantitative Single-Pass Filtration Efficiency of Disposable N95 Masks Following Gamma Irradiation
Association of Noninvasive Oxygenation Strategies With All-Cause Mortality in Adults With Acute Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis
Association of Peripheral Blood Parameters With Outcomes of COVID-19 Infection in a Tertiary Care Setting of Eastern India: An Institute-Based Study (India)
Association present between COVID-19 infection and increased temperature or sunshine hours
ASTHO Healthcare Surge Capacity Planning—Modeling as a Decision-Making Tool for Public Health Officials
ATS Journals: Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Resource Planning in the Setting of Pandemic Respiratory Illness
Attention should be paid to venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in the management of COVID-19 (Added Apr-17, International)
Attitudes Toward Using COVID-19 mHealth Tools Among Adults With Chronic Health Conditions: Secondary Data Analysis of the COVID-19 Impact Survey (Telehealth, USA)
Australian Government Department of Health - Coronavirus (COVID-19) health alert. (Added Apr-28, Australia)
Automated ELISA On-Chip for the Detection of Anti-SARS-CoV-2 Antibodies (Mexico)
Automated, multiparametric monitoring of respiratory biomarkers and vital signs in clinical and home settings for COVID-19 patients (Telehealth, USA)
Automatic detection of COVID-19 from chest radiographs using deep learning (ML/AI, India)
Automatic method for classifying COVID-19 patients based on chest X-ray images, using deep features and PSO-optimized XGBoost (ML/AI, Brazil)
Awake Venovenous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Coronavirus Disease 2019 Acute Respiratory Failure (Canada)
Balancing Personal Privacy and Public Safety During COVID-19: The Case of South Korea
Ballad for National Health Service Health Workers (Added Apr-21, UK)
Bangladesh's Prime Minister nods recruitment of 3,000 medical technologists-technicians
Barotrauma in Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patients Undergoing Invasive Mechanical Ventilation: A Systematic Literature Review (Italy)
Barotrauma in mechanically ventilated patients with COVID-19 (Turkey)
Barrier enclosure systems and COVID-19: sealing and suction might not be enough (Italy)
Barrier enclosure systems use in COVID-19 along with sealing and suction: something is better than nothing (India)
Basic ultrasound head-to-toe skills for intensivists in the general and neuro intensive care unit population: consensus and expert recommendations of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (Global)
BBC COVID-19 Resource Center
Behavioural artificial intelligence technology for COVID-19 intensivist triage decisions: making the implicit explicit (AI/ML, Netherlands)
Benefits and risks of noninvasive oxygenation strategy in COVID-19: a multicenter, prospective cohort study (COVID-ICU) in 137 hospitals (France)
Beyond PPE: Protecting Health Care Workers To Prevent A Behavioral Health Disaster
Bias Analysis on Public X-Ray Image Datasets of Pneumonia and COVID-19 Patients (AI/ML, Spain)
Biology of COVID-19 and related viruses: epidemiology, signs, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment: Considerations for Providing Safe Perioperative and Intensive Care in the Time of Crisis (USA)
Biomedical Engineers: The hidden heroes of the COVID-19 crisis!" Article by Birmingham School of Health Sciences (Added May 5, UK)
Biosensors: frontiers in rapid detection of COVID-19 (India)
Blockchain Platform For COVID-19 Vaccine Supply Management (Romania)
Blockchain-Based Digital Contact Tracing Apps for COVID-19 Pandemic Management: Issues, Challenges, Solutions, and Future Directions (Norway, India)
Blockchain-Based Forward Supply Chain and Waste Management for COVID-19 Medical Equipment and Supplies (UAE)
Blockchain-Based Solution for Distribution and Delivery of COVID-19 Vaccines (UAE)
Blockchains for COVID-19 Contact Tracing and Vaccine Support: A Systematic Review (Italy)
Blood Filtering Device Wins FDA Emergency Use Authorization for COVID-19 (Added Apr-21, USA)
Blood purification with CytoSorb in critically ill COVID-19 patients: A case series of 26 patients (Iran)
BMJ Best Practice for Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) - Symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment (UK)
BMJ Journals: More advice on the use of ibuprofen for COVID-19
BMJ Learning: Non-invasive ventilation: a guide to its use
BMJ: Accuracy of UK Rapid Test Consortium (UK-RTC) “AbC-19 Rapid Test” for detection of previous SARS-CoV-2 infection in key workers- test accuracy study
BMJ: Assessing risk for healthcare workers during the covid-19 pandemic (UK)
BMJ: Asymptomatic rapid testing for SARS-CoV-2 (UK)
BMJ: Close air support: enhancing emergency care in the COVID-19 pandemic
BMJ: Community frailty response service: the ED at your front door (UK)
BMJ: COVID-19 and remote consulting strategies in managing trauma and orthopaedics (Telehealth, UK)
BMJ: COVID-19 and remote consulting strategies in managing trauma and orthopaedics (UK, India)
BMJ: COVID-19 rapid diagnostics: practice review (UK)
BMJ: COVID-19: resetting ED care (UK)
BMJ: Crisis clinical pathway for COVID-19
BMJ: Developing a simulation programme to train airway management during the COVID-19 pandemic in a tertiary-level hospital (UK)
BMJ: Development and evaluation of a novel protective device for upper gastrointestinal endoscopy in the COVID-19 pandemic: the EBOX (UK)
BMJ: Development and implementation of a COVID-19 near real-time traffic light system in an acute hospital setting (UK)
BMJ: Diagnostic accuracy of rapid antigen tests in asymptomatic and presymptomatic close contacts of individuals with confirmed SARS-CoV-2 infection: cross sectional study (Netherlands)
BMJ: Diagnostic accuracy of rapid antigen tests in asymptomatic and presymptomatic close contacts of individuals with confirmed SARS-CoV-2 infection: cross sectional study (Netherlands)
BMJ: Diagnostic accuracy of rapid point-of-care tests for diagnosis of current SARS-CoV-2 infections in children: a systematic review and meta-analysis (UK, Germany)
BMJ: Diagnostic concordance and discordance in digital pathology: a systematic review and meta-analysis (ML/AI, UK)
BMJ: Digital pathology and artificial intelligence will be key to supporting clinical and academic cellular pathology through COVID-19 and future crises: the PathLAKE consortium perspective (UK)
BMJ: Digital pathology in the time of corona
BMJ: Drive-through testing for SARS-CoV-2 in symptomatic health and social care workers and household members: an observational cohort study (UK)
BMJ: Effectiveness of tests to detect the presence of SARS-CoV-2 virus, and antibodies to SARS-CoV-2, to inform COVID-19 diagnosis: a rapid systematic review
BMJ: Endoscopes used in positive and critically ill patients are SARS-CoV-2 negative at virological assessment (Italy)
BMJ: Endoscopes used in positive and critically ill patients are SARS-CoV-2 negative at virological assessment (Italy)
BMJ: Evaluating cross contamination on a shared ventilator (USA)
BMJ: Extended storage of SARS-CoV-2 nasopharyngeal swabs does not negatively impact results of molecular-based testing across three clinical platforms (USA)
BMJ: Geo-social gradients in predicted COVID-19 prevalence in Great Britain: results from 1 960 242 users of the COVID-19 Symptoms Study app (Telehealth, UK)
BMJ: Guidance for the design and reporting of studies evaluating the clinical performance of tests for present or past SARS-CoV-2 infection (Australia)
BMJ: Health digital technology in COVID-19 pandemic: experience from China (Telehealth)
BMJ: Implementation of a novel digital diagnostic tool to support the assessment of respiratory disease in a COVID-19 fever clinic (Australia, USA)
BMJ: Innovations in emergency medicine- Telehealth in the time of COVID-19
BMJ: Interpreting a lateral flow SARS-CoV-2 antigen test (UK)
BMJ: Investigating the challenges and opportunities for medicines management in an NHS field hospital during the COVID-19 pandemic (UK)
BMJ: Lessons from the field on COVID-19: a public health point of view (India)
BMJ: Management of cardiovascular emergencies during the COVID-19 pandemic (India)
BMJ: Mandatory preprocedure testing for SARS-CoV-2 for all-comers may not be required for resuming endoscopic services amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic (India)
BMJ: Manifesto for health simulation practice
BMJ: Mask related acne (“maskne”) and other facial dermatoses (UK)
BMJ: Mask-associated ‘de novo’ headache in healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic (Spain)
BMJ: Mitigating the COVID-19 impact on COPD care: rapid development of remote recruitment processes to a digital self-management service (Telehealth, Telemedicine, UK)
BMJ: Neuro-Rehabilitation OnLine (N-ROL): description and evaluation of a group-based telerehabilitation programme for acquired brain injury (Telemedicine, UK)
BMJ: Not just little adults: preparing a children’s emergency department for COVID-19 (UK)
BMJ: Prediction models for diagnosis and prognosis of covid-19: systematic review and critical appraisal
BMJ: Prevalence and significance of pulmonary disease on lung ultrasonography in outpatients with SARS-CoV-2 infection (USA)
BMJ: Prevention and treatment system of novel coronavirus infection in medical and health institutions: experience in West China Hospital of Sichuan University
BMJ: Progression/remission of COVID-19: data-driven recommendations for repeating SARS-CoV-2 nucleic acid amplification tests (USA)
BMJ: Put to the test: use of rapid testing technologies for covid-19 (UK)
BMJ: Rapid phase I evaluation of a novel automated hand hygiene monitoring system in response to COVID-19 (UK)
BMJ: Recovery of endoscopy services in the era of COVID-19- recommendations from an international Delphi consensus
BMJ: SARS-CoV-2 environmental contamination from hospitalised patients with COVID-19 receiving aerosol-generating procedures (UK)
BMJ: Strategic planning and response to COVID-19 in a London emergency department
BMJ: Stroke in COVID-19: a single-centre initial experience in a hotspot of the pandemic
BMJ: Telemedicine takes centre stage during COVID-19 pandemic (Singapore)
BMJ: Telemedicine: a new normal in COVID era; perspective from a developing nation (India)
BMJ: Use of telecritical care for family visitation to ICU during the COVID-19 pandemic: an interview study and sentiment analysis (Telehealth)
BMJ: Video consultations in ordinary and extraordinary times (Telehealth, tele-neurology, UK, COVID-19)
BMK: COVID-19 transmission following outpatient endoscopy during pandemic acceleration phase involving SARS-CoV-2 VOC 202012/01 variant in UK
Breakthrough healthcare technologies in the COVID-19 era: a unique opportunity for cardiovascular practitioners and patients (Italy)
Breakthrough healthcare technologies in the COVID-19 era: a unique opportunity for cardiovascular practitioners and patients (Italy)
BRILL COVID-19 Collection
Bronchoscopy During Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic: A Bronchoscopist’s Perspective (USA)
Bronchoscopy during COVID-19 pandemic, ventilatory strategies and procedure measures (Italy)
Building the Digital Mental Health Ecosystem: Opportunities and Challenges for Mobile Health Innovators (Telemedicine, UK)
Cambridge University grants free access to HTML textbooks (Added Apr-28, UK)
Can Disinfection Robots Reduce the Risk of Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 in Health Care and Educational Settings? (UK)
Can We Test Our Way Out of the COVID-19 Pandemic?
Canadian policy changes for alcohol-based hand rubs during the COVID-19 pandemic and unintended risks (Canada)
Cardiac PET and SPECT during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Seminars in Nuclear Medicine (USA)
Cardiac Rehabilitation During COVID-19 Pandemic: Highlighting the Value of Home-Based Programs
Cardiovascular disease in SARS-CoV-2 infection (Australia)
Cardiovascular thrombotic complications in acute ischemic stroke assessed by chest spectral computed tomography during COVID-19 (ML/AI, Argentina)
Caring for children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus: Italian Society for Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetology (ISPED) statements during COVID-19 pandemia
Caring for Dialysis Patients in a Time of COVID-19
Caring for Women Who Are Planning a Pregnancy, Pregnant, or Postpartum During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Case study into the successful emergency production and certification of a filtering facepiece respirator for Belgian hospitals during the COVID-19 pandemic (Belgium)
Causes of use errors in ventilation devices - Systematic review (Germany)
Causes of use errors in ventilation devices - Systematic review (Germany)
CDC Emergency Use of SARS-CoV-2 Antibody Tests During the COVID-19 Pandemic (Added May 19)
CDC Emergency Use of SARS-CoV-2 Antibody Tests During the COVID-19 Pandemic II
CDC Infographic on how to remove gloves properly.
CDC investigation - COVID-19 spread following choir practice
CDC: Diagnostic testing recommendations to detect current COVID infection
CDC: Diagnostic testing recommendations to detect prior COVID infection
CDC: Testing for COVID-19
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) COVID-19 Emergency Declaration Blanket Waivers for Health Care Providers (Added May-01, USA)
Challenges and Management in Italy and Lessons Learned
Changes in cancer preventive behaviours, screening and diagnosis during COVID‐19
Changes to telehealth practices in primary care in New Brunswick (Canada): A comparative study pre and during the COVID-19 pandemic
Characteristics and definitive outcomes of COVID-19 patients admitted to a secondary hospital intensive care unit in Sweden
Characteristics and Outcomes of Children With Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Infection Admitted to US and Canadian Pediatric Intensive Care Units
Characteristics, outcomes and global trends of respiratory support in patients hospitalized with COVID-19 pneumonia: a scoping review (Italy)
Characterization of Aerosol Generation During Various Intensities of Exercise (USA)
Chest CT in COVID-19 at the ED: Validation of the COVID-19 Reporting and Data System (CO-RADS) and CT severity score (Netherlands)
Chile - CORFO Escalamiento en la Producción de Ventiladores Mecánicos
China - Preparing for a Pandemic: Lessons Learned from COVID-19 Webinar
China releases an updated mandatory standard GB 2626-2019 Respiratory Protection - Non-Powered Air-Purifying Patricle Respirator
Chronic respiratory diseases are predictors of severe outcome in COVID-19 hospitalised patients: a nationwide study (France)
Ciclo de conferencias "Ingeniería Biomédica: diversos campos de aplicación". Organizado por la FCEFyN - UNC (Added Apr-27, Argentina)
Circular of the Creation of Biomedical Engineer and Technical Officer (Biomedical) Cadres in the Civil/Public Service in Asaba, Nigeria.
CIRSE: Checklist for preparing your Interventional Radiology service for COVID-19 (Europe)
Cleaning and Disinfection without Appropriate Training May Result in Damage to Equipment
CLEVER assay: A visual and rapid RNA extraction free detection of SARS-CoV-2 based on CRISPR-Cas integrated RT-LAMP technology (India)
Clinic Without Walls (CoW): Care Anytime, Anywhere (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Singapore)
Clinical accuracy and agreement between tympanic and forehead body temperature measurements for screening of patients with COVID-19 (Singapore)
Clinical and Immune Features of Hospitalized Pediatric Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Wuhan, China
Clinical and organizational framework of repurposing pediatric intensive care unit to adult critical care in a resource-limited setting: Lessons from the response of an urban general hospital to the COVID-19 pandemic (Chile)
Clinical course and risk factors for mortality of adult inpatients with COVID-19 in Wuhan, China: a retrospective cohort study. (Added Apr-30)
Clinical Engineering Podcast Interview with Basit Abdul from UK (Added May-01, UK)
Clinical evaluation of a multiplex real-time RT-PCR assay for detection of SARS-CoV-2 in individual and pooled upper respiratory tract samples (USA)
Clinical evaluation of commercial automated SARS-CoV-2 immunoassays (Germany)
Clinical evaluation of the SD Biosensor SARS-CoV-2 saliva antigen rapid test with symptomatic and asymptomatic, non-hospitalized patients (Netherlands)
Clinical guide for the management of remote consultations and remote working in secondary care during the coronavirus pandemic
Clinical manifestations, risk factors, and maternal and perinatal outcomes of coronavirus disease 2019 in pregnancy: living systematic review and meta-analysis
Clinical needs and technical requirements for ventilators for COVID-19 treatment critical patients: an evidence-based comparison for adult and pediatric age
CLINICAL PRACTICE: Severe Covid-19
Clinical recommendations for in-hospital airway management during aerosol-transmitting procedures in the setting of a viral pandemic (Switzerland)
Clinical Role of Lung Ultrasound for the Diagnosis and Prognosis of Coronavirus Disease Pneumonia in Elderly Patients: A Pivotal Study (Italy)
Clinical Trials During COVID-19: Updates From FDA, MHRA and TGA
Clinical trials during pandemic in primary care: Low number and low validity after one-year experience (Greece)
Clinical trials during pandemic in primary care: Low number and low validity after one-year experience (Greece)
Clinical validation of quantitative SARS-CoV-2 antigen assays to estimate SARS-CoV-2 viral loads in nasopharyngeal swabs (Japan)
Closed-suction System for Intubated COVID-19 Patients with the Use of an Ultrasound Probe Cover
CMS: Opening Up America Again - Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) Recommendations Re-opening Facilities to Provide Non-emergent Non-COVID-19 Healthcare: Phase I (Added Apr-28, USA)
Cochrane Library - Personal protective equipment for preventing highly infectious diseases due to exposure to contaminated body fluids in healthcare staff
COECYTJAL (State of Jalisco, Mexico) offers funding for COVID-related projects.
COFE-Net: An ensemble strategy for Computer-Aided Detection for COVID-19 (ML/AI, India, Italy)
Collection of PAHO Posters for supporting older population during COVID-19 (English, Spanish, or Portuguese)
Community frailty response service: the ED at your front door
Community Masks During the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic: Filtration Efficacy and Air Resistance (Germany)
Community Masks During the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic: Filtration Efficacy and Air Resistance (Germany)
Comparative analysis of N95 respirators fit testing with commercially available and in house reagent (Pakistan)
Comparative analysis of three point-of-care lateral flow immunoassays for detection of anti-SARS-CoV-2 antibodies: data from 100 healthcare workers in Brazil
Comparative clinical evaluation of the roche elecsys and abbott severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) serology assays for coronavirus disease 2019 (covid-19) (Singapore)
Comparative Effectiveness of an Automated Text Messaging Service for Monitoring COVID-19 at Home (Telehealth, Telemedicine, USA)
Comparative Effectiveness of an Automated Text Messaging Service for Monitoring COVID-19 at Home (Telehealth, Telemedicine, USA)
Comparative evaluation of a dual-target real-time RT-PCR assay for COVID-19 diagnosis and assessment of performance in pooled saliva and nasopharyngeal swab samples (China)
Comparative evaluation of a dual-target real-time RT-PCR assay for COVID-19 diagnosis and assessment of performance in pooled saliva and nasopharyngeal swab samples (China)
Comparative evaluation of six immunoassays for the detection of antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 (Spain)
Comparative life cycle assessment of emergency disposal scenarios for medical waste during the COVID-19 pandemic in China
Comparing Clinical Features and Outcomes in Mechanically Ventilated Patients with COVID-19 and Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (USA)
Comparing Nasopharyngeal and Midturbinate Nasal Swab Testing for the Identification of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (USA)
Comparing the diagnostic accuracy of point-of-care lateral flow antigen testing for SARS-CoV-2 with RT-PCR in primary care (REAP-2) (Austria, UK)
Comparison of eleven in vitro diagnostic assays for the detection of SARS-CoV-2 RNA (Austria)
Comparison of five SARS-CoV-2 rapid antigen tests in a hospital setting and performance of one antigen assay in routine practice. A useful tool to guide isolation precautions? (Belgium)
Comparison of intravascular access methods applied by nurses wearing personal protective equipment in simulated COVID-19 resuscitation: A randomized crossover simulation trial (Pediatrics, Global)
Comparison of rapid molecular testing methods for detecting respiratory viruses in emergency care: a prospective study (Norway)
Comparison of Roche and Lumipulse quantitative SARS-CoV-2 antigen test performance using automated systems for the diagnosis of COVID-19 (Japan)
Comparison of SARS-CoV-2 Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction and BinaxNOW Rapid Antigen Tests at a Community Site During an Omicron Surge (USA)
Comparison of seven commercial SARS-CoV-2 nucleic acid detection reagents with pseudovirus as quality control material (China)
Comparison of the Performance of Various Scores in Predicting Mortality Among Patients Hospitalized With COVID-19 (Pakistan, Colombia)
Complete countrywide mortality in COVID patients receiving ECMO in Germany throughout the first three waves of the pandemic
Complete GUIDE to Lung Ultrasound in COVID-19 Patients
Complex Reporting of the COVID-19 Epidemic in the Czech Republic: Use of an Interactive Web-Based App in Practice (Telehealth, Czech Republic)
Complications associated with paediatric airway management during the COVID-19 pandemic: an international, multicentre, observational study (Global)
Complications of critical COVID-19: Diagnostic and therapeutic considerations for the mechanically ventilated patient (Canada)
Complications of critical COVID-19: Diagnostic and therapeutic considerations for the mechanically ventilated patient (Canada)
Complications of Nasopharyngeal Swabs and Safe Procedures for COVID-19 Testing Based on Anatomical Knowledge (South Korea)
Connect, Engage: Televisits for Children With Asthma During COVID-19 and After
Considerations for development of pharmacy support models for COVID-19 alternate care sites
Considerations for Smoke Evacuation during Non-Deferrable Surgery
Construction of a container isolation ward: a rapidly scalable modular approach to expand isolation capacity during a COVID-19 pandemic (Singapore)
Consultoría Telefónica en C.O.T. durante la Pandemia por COVID-19 ¿Ha venido para quedarse? Telephone Consultation Service in Orthopedics during COVID-19 Pandemic has come to stay (Spain, Telehealth)
Contact Tracing Apps: Lessons Learned on Privacy, Autonomy, and the Need for Detailed and Thoughtful Implementation (USA)
Contact Tracing during Coronavirus Disease Outbreak, South Korea, 2020
Continuous Physiological Monitoring Using Wearable Technology to Inform Individual Management of Infectious Diseases, Public Health and Outbreak Responses
Continuous renal replacement therapy in intensive care patients with COVID-19; survival and renal recovery (Sweden)
Convalescent plasma in hospitalized patients with COVID-19 pneumonia: a case-control prospective study (Italy)
Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak: what the department of endoscopy should know
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Facilitating Diagnostic Test Availability for Asymptomatic Testing and Sample Pooling
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Authorizes First Diagnostic Test Using At-Home Collection of Saliva Specimens
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Authorizes First Standalone At-Home Sample Collection Kit That Can Be Used With Certain Authorized Tests
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Authorizes First Test that Detects Neutralizing Antibodies from Recent or Prior SARS-CoV-2 Infection
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Authorizes Monoclonal Antibody for Treatment of COVID-19
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA Reissues Emergency Use Authorizations Revising Which Types of Respirators Can Be Decontaminated for Reuse
Coronavirus (COVID-19): "What you need to do" by the UK Government.
Coronavirus and COVID-19: How to protect yourself and get care by Kaiser Permanente.
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) technical guidance: Essential resource planning (Added Apr-27, Switzerland)
Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) technical guidance: Essential resource surge planning tools and spreadsheets (Added Apr-27, Switzerland)
Coronavirus Disease 19 (COVID-19): Implications for Clinical Dental Care
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) and Diagnostic Error (USA)
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Diagnostic Clinical Decision Support: A Pre-Post Implementation Study of CORAL (COvid Risk cALculator) (ML/AI, USA)
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Treatment Guidelines. (Added Apr-23, USA)
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): A Systematic Review of Imaging Findings in 919 Patients
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): Emerging detection technologies and auxiliary analysis (China)
Coronavirus en Costa Rica: cuál es la efectiva fórmula en el país de América Latina donde mueren menos pacientes de covid-19 (Added May 5, Costa Rica)
Coronavirus might spread much farther than 6 feet in the air. CDC says wear a mask in public. (Added Apr-23, USA)
Coronavirus outbreak: European Investment Bank Group’s response (Added May 4th, International)
Coronavirus Update: Massive N95 Mask Sterilizing Machines Now Running On Long Island
Coronavirus: Commission issues questions and answers to help increase production of safe medical supplies by the European Commission.
Coronavirus: Leading through the crisis. (Added Apr-22, International)
Cost-effectiveness of a Telemonitoring Program for Patients With Heart Failure During the COVID-19 Pandemic in Hong Kong: Model Development and Data Analysis (Telehealth, Hong Kong)
Could We Have Been More Prepared for the Coronavirus Pandemic? by The Task Force for Global Health
Country & Technical Guidance - Coronavirus disease. (COVID-19). (Added Apr-23, International)
COVID Watch, A Penn Medicine Telehealth program that automatically checks in with patients at risk for complications of COVID-19 who are self-isolating at home
COVID-19 - Requests for information regarding the off-label use of GE Healthcare anesthesia devices for ICU ventilation.
COVID-19 A United Kingdom National Health Service Cardiology Perspective
COVID-19 affects HIV and TB care in South Adrica
COVID-19 and aortic disease: a practical systematic review of the literature on management and outcomes (Italy)
Covid-19 and Artificial Intelligence: Genome sequencing, drug development and vaccine discovery (ML/AI, Saudi Arabia)
COVID-19 and COPD: a narrative review of the basic science and clinical outcomes (UK)
COVID-19 and Disruptive Modifications to Cardiac Critical Care Delivery
Covid-19 and Health Care’s Digital Revolution NEJM
COVID-19 and industrial waste mitigation via thermochemical technologies towards a circular economy: A state-of-the-art review (Multiple countries)
COVID-19 and Postinfection Immunity: Limited Evidence, Many Remaining Questions
Covid-19 and the cardiovascular system: a comprehensive review
COVID-19 and the History of Pandemics
COVID-19 and the lungs: A review (Taiwan)
COVID-19 and Thrombosis: From Bench to Bedside (USA)
COVID-19 Call for Engineering Action
COVID-19 Communications Resources. (Added Apr-23, USA)
COVID-19 Contact Tracing Using Blockchain (UAE)
COVID-19 Content by Healthcare Innovation (pioneers in IT Media).
COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma Treatment of Moderate and Severe Cases of SARS-CoV-2 Infection: A Multicenter Interventional Study (Kuwait)
COVID-19 convalescent plasma: Evolving strategies for serological screening in France
COVID-19 detection using hybrid deep learning model in chest x-rays images (ML/AI, India)
COVID-19 diagnosis by routine blood tests using machine learning (AI/ML, Slovenia)
COVID-19 diagnostic assay sensitivity: lessons for the upcoming wave or next pandemic (USA)
COVID-19 epidemiologic surveillance using wastewater (India)
COVID-19 follow-up: Chest X-ray findings with clinical and radiological relationship three months after recovery (Italy)
COVID-19 Generated Personal Protective Equipment: Sources of Microplastics and Pathogen Vectors in Marine Environments? (China)
COVID-19 global pandemic planning: Dry heat incubation and ambient temperature fail to consistently inactivate SARS-CoV-2 on N95 respirators (USA)
Covid-19 has exposed cracks in the global medicines supply chain. We need to fix them
COVID-19 highlights the need to optimize critical careresource use: The role of a respiratory-led multidisciplinary team (UK)
COVID-19 Home Monitoring Program: Healthcare Innovation in developing, maintaining, and Outcome of SARS-CoV-2 infected patients (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Saudi Arabia)
COVID-19 Impact on Operation and Energy Consumption of Heating, Ventilation and Air-Conditioning (HVAC) Systems (China)
COVID-19 in Africa: Dampening the storm?
COVID-19 infection, a potential threat to surgical patients and staff? A retrospective cohort study in Wuhan
COVID-19 Medical Inventory Requirement Projection System: An academic initiative from JNCASR, IISc, IITB, and AFMS facilitated by the PSA. (Added Apr-27, India)
COVID-19 Mobile Apps: A Systematic Review of the Literature (Telehealth, Greece)
COVID-19 Models for Hospital Surge Capacity Planning: A Systematic Review
COVID-19 Mortality Prediction From Deep Learning in a Large Multistate Electronic Health Record and Laboratory Information System Data Set: Algorithm Development and Validation (ML/AI, USA)
COVID-19 pandemic and challenges for socio-economic issues, healthcare and National Health Programs in India
COVID-19 pandemic and elderly: is the curtain dropped for urgent pacemaker implantations? (Italy)
COVID-19 pandemic and the need for objective criteria for ICU admissions
COVID-19 pandemic as impetus for sustained utilization of home peripheral nerve catheter program (USA)
COVID-19 pandemic repercussions on plastic and antiviral polymeric textile causing pollution on beaches and coasts of South America (Argentina)
COVID-19 pandemic revisited: lessons the radiology community has learned a year later (Telemedicine, USA)
COVID-19 Pandemic: Video-Based Learning (Added May 4th, England)
COVID-19 patients in the operating room: a concise review of existing literature (Turkey)
COVID-19 patients with neurological symptoms warrant ‘prompt workup’ for stroke
COVID-19 Personal Protective Equipment Protocol Compliance Audit (Australia)
COVID-19 Preparedness Within the Surgical, Obstetric, and Anesthetic Ecosystem in Sub-Saharan Africa
COVID-19 Prognostic Models: A Pro-con Debate for Machine Learning vs. Traditional Statistics (ML/AI, UK)
COVID-19 Prognostic Models: A Pro-con Debate for Machine Learning vs. Traditional Statistics (UK)
Covid-19 rapid test by combining a Random Forest-based web system and blood tests (Brazil)
COVID-19 related concerns of people with long-term respiratory conditions: a qualitative study (UK)
COVID-19 Remote Consultation Services and Population in Health Inequity-Concentrating Territories: A Scoping Review (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Brazil)
COVID-19 Resources Survey: Oxygen Systems (Username: biomedequipment & Password: facilityoxygen20) (Added May 8)
COVID-19 Retraction Watch updated summary of retracted scientific papers
COVID-19 transforms health care through telemedicine: Evidence from the field
COVID-19 Update: FDA Broadens Emergency Use Authorization for Veklury (remdesivir) to Include All Hospitalized Patients for Treatment of COVID-19
COVID-19 Useful Tips by Fluke Biomedical.
COVID-19 Vaccine Frontrunners and Their Nanotechnology Design (USA)
COVID-19 Vaccine Moderna is now authorized across the EU
COVID-19 vaccines for low- and middle-income countries (UK)
COVID-19-CT-CXR: a freely accessible and weakly labeled chest X-ray and CT image collection on COVID-19 from biomedical literature (USA)
COVID-19-related echocardiographic patterns of cardiovascular dysfunction in critically ill patients: A systematic review of the current literature (Multiple countries)
COVID-19-Related Guidance Documents for Industry, FDA Staff, and Other Stakeholders (USA)
COVID-19—The impact of variable and “low normal” pulse oximetry scores on Oximetry@Home services and clinical pathways: Confounding variables? (UK)
COVID-19—The impact of variable and “low normal” pulse oximetry scores on Oximetry@Home services and clinical pathways: Confounding variables? (UK)
Covid-19: a remote assessment in primary care (Added May 18)
COVID-19: A time to reflect (The Lancet)
COVID-19: Data-Driven optimal allocation of ventilator supply under uncertainty and risk (USA)
COVID-19: Joint Statement & Guidance Document on Multiple Patients Per Ventilator (Added Apr-16, USA)
COVID-19: Managing the human and business impact of coronavirus. (Added Apr-22, USA)
COVID-19: measurement of viral aerosols during use of supraglottic airway device (Japan)
COVID-19: neonatal–perinatal perspectives (USA)
COVID-19: Pay attention to unverified devices (Japan)
COVID-19: Responding, Managing, And Leading During A Pandemic. (Added Apr-22, International)
COVID-19: Testing Landscape Post-Infection, -Vaccination, and Future Perspectives (USA)
COVID-19: the perspectives of Clinical Engineers across Europe webinar (Added Apr-27, Italy)
COVID-19: Understanding Inter-Individual Variability and Implications for Precision Medicine (USA)
COVID-Classifier: an automated machine learning model to assist in the diagnosis of COVID-19 infection in chest X-ray images (AI/ML, USA)
COVID-SAFE: An IoT-Based System for Automated Health Monitoring and Surveillance in Post-Pandemic Life (Canada)
COVID‐19 lockdown led to fewer ingestion cases but a higher percentage of more serious cases needed Hospitalisation (Italy)
COVID: An expert system to diagnose COVID-19 and predict its severity using chest CT scans: Application in radiology (ML/AI, Pakistan)
COVID’s Impact on Radiation Oncology: A Latin American Survey Study
COVID3DMX's nonprofit platform facilitates hospital-supplier interaction in Mexico (Added Apr-29, Mexico)
Covidom, a Telesurveillance Solution for Home Monitoring Patients With COVID-19 (Telehealth, France)
Crisis clinical pathway for COVID-19
CRISPR-Cas12a-Based Detection for the Major SARS-CoV-2 Variants of Concern (China)
CT-based COVID-19 Triage: Deep Multitask Learning Improves Joint Identification and Severity Quantification (China)
Current Evidence for Minimally Invasive Surgery During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Risk Mitigation Strategies
Current Technologies for RNA-Directed Liquid Diagnostics (Germany)
Cystic Fibrosis Respiratory Microbiology Monitoring during a Global Pandemic: Lessons Learned from a Shift to Telehealth (Telemedicine, Canada)
CytoSorb Therapy in COVID-19 (CTC) Patients Requiring Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: A Multicenter, Retrospective Registry (USA)
Decision support tool for hospital resource allocation during the COVID-19 pandemic (USA)
Decontamination of common healthcare facility surfaces contaminated with SARS-CoV-2 using peracetic acid dry fogging (Canada)
Deep neural networks for COVID-19 detection and diagnosis using images and acoustic-based techniques: a recent review (ML/AI, Turkey)
Defining Failure of Noninvasive Ventilation for Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Have We Succeeded? (Canada)
Delivering outpatient virtual clinics during the COVID-19 pandemic: early evaluation of clinicians’ experiences (Telehealth, Telemedicine, UK)
Delivery Outcomes During the COVID-19 Pandemic as Reported in a Pregnancy Mobile App: Retrospective Cohort Study (USA)
Dementia Care Apps for People with Dementia and Informal Caregivers: A Systematic Review Protocol (Telehealth, Canada)
Dentistry 4.0 technologies applications for dentistry during COVID-19 pandemic (India)
Dentistry 4.0 technologies applications for dentistry during COVID-19 pandemic (Telemedicine, ML/AI, Robotics, India)
Department of Defense, and The Henry M. Jackson Foundation for The Advancement of Military Medicine Partner to Deploy Continuous Remote Monitoring Platform to Study COVID-19 (Added May 13)
Deploying a rapid point of care polymerase chain reaction test for SARS-CoV-2 in a clinical research unit to ensure healthy volunteer safety (Netherlands)
Derivación y validación de una puntuación de riesgo de ingreso en la unidad de cuidados intensivos para pacientes con COVID-19 Derivation and validation of a risk score for admission to the intensive care unit in patients with COVID-19 (ML/AI, Spain)
Design and Implementation of a Germicidal UVC-LED Lamp (Mexico)
Design and Prototyping of a Low-cost Portable Mechanical Ventilator published by MIT.
Design considerations for point-of-need devices based on nucleic acid amplification for COVID-19 diagnostics and beyond (China, Czech Republic)
Detecting SARS-CoV-2 From Chest X-Ray Using Artificial Intelligence (Bangladesh, USA)
Detection of SARS-CoV-2 at the point of care (USA, China)
Detection of SARS-CoV-2 by antigen ELISA test is highly swayed by viral load and sample storage condition (Global)
Detection of SARS-CoV-2 in Different Types of Clinical Specimens (Added May 13)
Developing a pediatric ophthalmology telemedicine program in the COVID-19 crisis
Developing Modern System in Healthcare to Detect Covid 19 Based on Internet of Things (Telehealth, Iraq)
Developing the COVID-19 intensive care medical equipment distribution platform: outcomes and lessons learned (UK)
Developing the First Telenursing Service for COVID-19 Patients: The Experience of South Korea (Telehealth, Telemedicine)
Development and Evaluation of an Automated Manual Resuscitator-Based Emergency Ventilator-Alternative (USA)
Development and Structure of an Accurate Machine Learning Algorithm to Predict Inpatient Mortality and Hospice Outcomes in the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Era (ML/AI, USA)
Development and Validation of a Multiplex Microsphere Immunoassay Using Dried Blood Spots for SARS-CoV-2 Seroprevalence: Application in First Responders in Colorado, USA
Development of a Checklist Tool to Assess the Quality of Skin Lesion Images Acquired by Consumers Using Sequential Mobile Teledermoscopy (Telehealth, Australia)
Development of a clinical decision support system for severity risk prediction and triage of COVID-19 patients at hospital admission: an international multicentre study
Development of a Low-Cost Cotton-Tipped Electrochemical Immunosensor for the Detection of SARS-CoV-2 (Saudi Arabia)
Development of Severe COVID-19 Adaptive Risk Predictor (SCARP), a Calculator to Predict Severe Disease or Death in Hospitalized Patients With COVID-19 (ML/AI, USA)
Development, Acceptance, and Concerns Surrounding App-Based Services to Overcome the COVID-19 Outbreak in South Korea: Web-Based Survey Study (South Korea)
Development, Performance Evaluation and Clinical Application of A Rapid SARS‐CoV‐2 IgM and IgG Test Kit Based on Automated Fluorescence Immunoassay (China)
Diagnosis of corona diseases from associated genes and X-ray images using machine learning algorithms and deep CNN (ML/AI, Bangladesh)
Diagnostic accuracy of a new fully automated chemiluminescence immunoassay for anti-SARS-CoV-2 combined IgG and IgM antibody detection (Italy)
Diagnostic accuracy of screening tests for patients suspected of COVID-19, a retrospective cohort study (Belgium)
Diagnostic and therapeutic aerosol generating endonasal rhinology procedures during COVID-19 pandemic: a systematized review & Procedimentos endonasais de rinologia diagnósticos e terapêuticos geradores de aerossóis durante a pandemia de COVID-19: uma revisão sistematizada (India)
Diagnostic Efficacy and Tolerability of Molded Plastic Nasopharyngeal Swab (FinSwab) Compared to Flocked Nylon Swab in Detection of SARS-CoV-2 and Other Respiratory Viruses (Finland)
Diagnostic Performance of Six Rapid Antigen Tests for SARS-CoV-2 (Spain)
Diagnostic Salivary Tests for SARS-CoV-2 (Italy)
Diagnostic Value of Imaging Modalities for COVID-19: Scoping Review (India)
Diagnostic Value of Imaging Modalities for COVID-19: Scoping Review (Saudi Arabia)
Diaphragm Ultrasonography in ICU: Why, How, and When To Use It? (France)
Difference between prolonged versus standard duration of prone position in COVID-19 patients: a retrospective study (Italy)
Differences and Similarities Among COVID-19 Patients Treated in Seven ICUs in Three Countries Within One Region: An Observational Cohort Study (Multiple countries)
Digital Contact Tracing Apps for COVID-19: Development of a Citizen-Centered Evaluation Framework (Telehealth, Ireland)
Digital Health: A Strategy to Maintain Health Care for People Living with Noncommunicable Diseases during COVID-19
Digital Interventions to Support Population Mental Health in Canada During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Rapid Review (Telehealth, Canada)
Digital Orientation of Health Systems in the Post–COVID-19 “New Normal” in the United States: Cross-sectional Survey (USA)
Digital Response During the COVID-19 Pandemic in Saudi Arabia
Digital Solutions to Alleviate the Burden on Health Systems During a Public Health Care Crisis: COVID-19 as an Opportunity (Telehealth, Telemedicine, USA)
Digital Surveillance Through an Online Decision Support Tool for COVID-19 Over One Year of the Pandemic in Italy: Observational Study
Disaster risk creation and cascading disasters within large technological systems: COVID-19 and the 2021 Texas blackouts (USA)
Discovering the technology evolution pathways for 3D printing (3DP) using bibliometric investigation and emerging applications of 3DP during COVID-19 (China, Pakistan)
Disinfection of gloved hands during the Coronavirus outbreak (Spain)
Disparities in telemedicine use during the COVID-19 pandemic among pediatric dermatology patients (USA)
Disparities in telemedicine utilization among surgical patients during COVID-19 (USA)
Disposiciones para la adquisición y fabricación de ventiladores, durante la emergencia de salud pública por coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) by CENETEC & COFEPRIS (Mexico)
Drivers and social implications of Artificial Intelligence adoption in healthcare during the COVID-19 pandemic (ML/AI, Multiple countries)
Droplet dispersal in decontamination areas of instrument reprocessing suites (USA)
Early Detection of Symptom Exacerbation in Patients With SARS-CoV-2 Infection Using the Fitbit Charge 3 (DEXTERITY): Pilot Evaluation (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Japan)
Early Intubation and Increased Coronavirus Disease 2019 Mortality: A Propensity Score–Matched Retrospective Cohort Study (USA)
Early Rehabilitation Feasibility in a COVID-19 ICU (USA)
Early Safety Indicators of COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma in 5,000 Patients (Added May 18)
Early Tracheostomy for Managing ICU Capacity During the COVID-19 Outbreak: A Propensity-Matched Cohort Study (Spain)
Early versus late tracheal intubation in COVID-19 patients: a “pros/cons” debate also considering heart-lung interactions (Italy)
Early, awake proning in emergency department patients with COVID-19 (USA)
ECMO support for viral induced cardiogenic shock: a bridge too far?
ECRI COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution & Administration Webinar
ECRI Hazard Report: Automatic Chemical Disinfection Systems
ECRI Hazard Report: Recommendations for Reprocessing Flexible Endoscopes Used on COVID-19 Patients
ECRI Hazard Report: Ventilators in Isolation Rooms May Fail to Alert Clinicians of Critical Alarm Conditions
ECRI Infrared Temperature Screening to Identify Potentially Infected Staff or Visitors Presenting to Healthcare Facilities during Infectious Disease Outbreaks
ECRI Poster: Handling Dry Ice- Know the Risks
ECRI Poster: Safe Handling of Dry Ice for Vaccines
ECRI Ultrasound in the Age of COVID-19 – Guidance Through the Recovery and Future Planning
ECRI Webinar | Medication Safety During COVID-19: What Have We Learned?
ECRI: Best matches for COVID-19 support products, the top ten most popular catalog numbers with the top three highest matches
ECRI: Disinfection of N95 Respirators: UV Light May Be Considered For Limited Reuse Situations (Added Apr-20, USA).
ECRI: Fast-tracking COVID-19 Vaccine Approval: Rushing to the Finish Line May Result in Tripping and Falling
ECRI: Free product testing results for Imported Isolation Gowns: Avoiding Safety issues
ECRI: High Flow Oxygen Therapy Unit Product Comparison Spreadsheet
ECRI: High Flow Oxygen Therapy Unit Product Overview
ECRI: N95 Masks: New Guidance for Addressing Shortages (Added Apr-20, USA).
ECRI: Testing’s Role in Combating COVID-19: No Guarantee for Safe Holiday Gatherings
ECRI: Use of Unapproved Devices or New Applications for Existing Medical Devices to Address COVID-19 Shortages without an EUA May Jeopardize Patient or Staff Safety
Editor’s Corner – thanking the silent heroes, Global Clinical Engineering Journal
Effect of chest wall loading during supine and prone position in a critically ill covid-19 patient: a new strategy for ARDS? (Italy)
Effect of Sample Pooling on the Cycle Threshold Value in RT-PCR Testing for COVID-19 and Logistic Savings (India)
Effect of Sample Pooling on the Cycle Threshold Value in RT-PCR Testing for COVID-19 and Logistic Savings (India)
Effectiveness of 222-nm ultraviolet light on disinfecting SARS-CoV-2 surface contamination
Effectiveness of a Protective Ventilatory Strategy Using Prone Decubitus in Patients with Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) after Covid-19: Integrate Review (Brazil)
Effectiveness of a telephone-based nursing intervention to reduce hospital utilization by COVID-19 patients (Telehealth, Telemedicine, USA)
Effectiveness of COVID-19 diagnosis and management tools: A review (Saudi Arabia)
Effectiveness of COVID-19 diagnosis and management tools: A review (Saudi Arabia)
Effectiveness of low-dose radiation therapy to improve mortality of COVID-19 (Iran)
Effectiveness of personal protective measures in reducing pandemic influenza transmission: A systematic review and meta-analysis (Canada, 2017)
Effectiveness of tests to detect the presence of SARS-CoV-2 virus, and antibodies to SARS-CoV-2, to inform COVID-19 diagnosis: a rapid systematic review (UK)
Effectiveness, safety and efficacy of INTELLiVENT–adaptive support ventilation, a closed–loop ventilation mode for use in ICU patients – a systematic review (Netherlands)
Effectivity of HEPA Filters to Remove Viruses from Air Entering Cleanrooms
Effects of wearing a cloth face mask on performance, physiological and perceptual responses during a graded treadmill running exercise test (USA)
Efficacy and safety of convalescent plasma therapy in patients with moderate-to-severe COVID-19: A non-randomized comparative study with historical control in a referral hospital in Indonesia
Efficacy and safety of convalescent plasma therapy in patients with moderate-to-severe COVID-19: A non-randomized comparative study with historical control in a referral hospital in Indonesia
Efficacy and safety of short-wave diathermy treatment for moderate COVID-19 patients: a prospective, double-blind, randomized controlled clinical study (China)
Efficacy of a Six-Week-Long Therapist-Guided Online Therapy Versus Self-help Internet-Based Therapy for COVID-19–Induced Anxiety and Depression: Open-label, Pragmatic, Randomized Controlled Trial (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Oman)
Efficacy of non-invasive and invasive respiratory management strategies in adult patients with acute hypoxaemic respiratory failure: a systematic review and network meta-analysis (Japan)
Efficacy of personal protective equipment against coronavirus transmission (Italy)
Efficient and Versatile Application of Fluorescence DNA-Conjugated CdTe Quantum Dots Nanoprobe for Detection of a Specific Target DNA of SARS Cov-2 Virus (Iran)
Elastomeric Respirators for COVID-19 and the Next Respiratory Virus Pandemic: Essential Design Elements (USA)
Elderly homecare and Active Aging European Initiatives after COVID-19
Electric field-driven microfluidics for rapid CRISPR-based diagnostics and its application to detection of SARS-CoV-2
Electronic Health Record Design Considerations in Responding to Incidences of Highly Infectious Diseases: Clinical Workflows and Exception Handling
Electrostatic Filters to Reduce COVID-19 Spread in Bubble CPAP: An in vitro Study of Safety and Efficacy (Australia)
Elliot Sloane's post on Ventilators, masks, anesthesia, and CPAP's O2 systems maintenance (Added Apr-20, USA).
Emergency Airway Management in Patients with COVID-19: A Prospective International Multicenter Cohort Study (Global)
Emerging biosensing technologies for improved diagnostics of COVID-19 and future pandemics (China)
Emerging challenges in meeting physiotherapy needs during COVID-19 through telerehabilitation (Nigeria, Telehealth)
Emerging from the first COVID-19 wave: archetyping the new NHS ophthalmic waiting room (UK, Telemedicine)
Emerging respiratory viruses, including COVID-19: methods for detection, prevention, response and control
Emory School of Medicine COVID-19 Risk Assessment Tool
Empowering patients to co-design Covid-19 responses: the role of online health communities (UK, Spain)
EMS Portable Ventilator Management (USA)
Endotracheal intubation confirmation in COVID-19 patients: (ultra)sound is better than silence (Italy)
Endotracheal intubation rate is lower in critically-ill SARS-CoV-2 patients requiring high-flow nasal oxygen receiving additional face-mask noninvasive ventilation: a retrospective bicentric cohort with propensity score analysis (France)
Enforcement Policy for Sterilizers, Disinfectant Devices, and Air Purifiers During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Public Health Emergency
Enforcement Policy for Ventilators and Accessories and Other Respiratory Devices During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Public Health Emergency by the FDA.
Engineering a Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, National Academies of Sciences
Engineering American Society for Health Care COVID-19 Recovery
Environmental Survival of SARS-CoV-2 – A solid waste perspective (India)
Epidemic Intelligence from Open Sources (EIOS). Saving Lives through Early Detection
ERS Clinical Practice Guidelines: High-flow nasal cannula in acute respiratory failure (Global)
Establishment of an in-house real-time RT-PCR assay for the detection of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 using the first World Health Organization international standard in a resource-limited country (Vietnam)
Establishment of COVID-19 testing laboratory in resource-limited settings: challenges and prospects reported from Ethiopia
Estimating the number of infections and the impact of nonpharmaceutical interventions on COVID-19 in 11 European countries. Scientific Paper by the Imperial College.
Estrategias Adoptadas por Departamentos de Ingeniería Clínica. Entrevista Ing. Mauricio Mieles (Added May 12)
Ethics for integrating emerging technologies to contain COVID-19 in Zimbabwe
EU Streams Millions into COVID-19 R&D
EU/EC approval of Comiraty Pfizer BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine
European Association of Urology Guidelines Office Rapid Reaction Group: An Organisation-wide Collaborative Effort to Adapt the European Association of Urology Guidelines Recommendations to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Era
European CDC Options for the decontamination and reuse of respirators in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic
European Commission: Refurbishment of Medical Equipment Report Report on Promising KETs-Based Product Nr. 4 (Added May 12)
European Society of Radiology: The role of lung ultrasound in COVID-19 disease
European Society of Radiology: The role of lung ultrasound in COVID-19 disease
Evaluating Community-Facing Virtual Modalities to Support Complex Neurological Populations During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Protocol for a Mixed Methods Study (Canada)
Evaluating the safety and effectiveness of novel personal protective equipment during the COVID-19 pandemic (Australia)
Evaluation of a fully closed real time PCR platform for the detection of SARS-CoV-2 in nasopharyngeal swabs: a pilot study (Italy)
Evaluation of an innovative pediatric isolation (PI) bed using fluid dynamics simulation and aerosol isolation efficacy (China)
Evaluation of deep learning for COVID-19 diagnosis: Impact of image dataset organization (ML/AI, South Korea)
Evaluation of rapid antigen detection kit from the WHO Emergency Use List for detecting SARS-CoV-2 (Hong Kong)
Evaluation of rapid telehealth implementation for prenatal and postpartum care visits during the COVID-19 pandemic in an academic clinic in Springfield, Massachusetts (USA)
Evaluation of Sensitivity and Specificity of Three Commercial Real-Time Quantitative Polymerase Chain Reaction Kits for Detecting SARS-CoV-2 in Bangladesh
Evaluation of seven commercial RT‐PCR kits for COVID‐19 testing in pooled clinical specimen (India)
Evaluation of the AMP SARS-CoV-2 Rapid Antigen Test in a Hospital Setting (Austria)
Evaluation of the Liberty16 Mobile Real Time PCR Device for Use With the SalivaDirect Assay for SARS-CoV-2 Testing (USA, New Zealand)
Evaluation of Three Multiplex Real-time Reverse Transcription PCR Assays for Simultaneous Detection of SARS-CoV-2, Influenza A/B, and Respiratory Syncytial Virus in Nasopharyngeal Swabs (South Korea)
Evaluation of Three Multiplex Real-time Reverse Transcription PCR Assays for Simultaneous Detection of SARS-CoV-2, Influenza A/B, and Respiratory Syncytial Virus in Nasopharyngeal Swabs (South Korea)
Evaluation of Three Multiplex Real-time Reverse Transcription PCR Assays for Simultaneous Detection of SARS-CoV-2, Influenza A/B, and Respiratory Syncytial Virus in Nasopharyngeal Swabs (South Korea)
Evaluation, Acceptance, and Qualification of Digital Measures: From Proof of Concept to Endpoint (Telehealth, Telemedicine, USA)
Evidence-based approach to early outpatient treatment of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) infection (Telemedicine, USA)
Evidence-Based Maintenance Book by Dr. Binseng Wang(Added Apr-30)
Evolution of Smart Healthcare: Telemedicine During COVID-19 Pandemic (India)
Evolving outcomes of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support for severe COVID-19 ARDS in Sorbonne hospitals, Paris (France)
Expanded Access Programs, compassionate drug Use, and Emergency Use Authorizations during the COVID-19 pandemic
Expanding Implementation of Tele-Pulmonary Rehabilitation: The New Frontier (Telemedicine, USA)
Experiences of diagnostic radiographers through the Covid-19 pandemic (UK)
Experiences of diagnostic radiographers through the Covid-19 pandemic (UK)
Experiences, Attitudes, and Needs of Users of a Pregnancy and Parenting App (Baby Buddy) During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Mixed-Methods Study (Telehealth, UK)
Expert Recommendations for the Prevention and Control of COVID-19 Infections in Primary Care (First Edition)
Experts detail how imaging providers can reuse scarce N95 masks up to 10 times
Exploring the use of Artificial Intelligence techniques to detect the presence of Coronavirus Covid-19 through speech and voice analysis (Italy, Saudi Arabia)
Exploring the Use of Artificial Intelligence Techniques to Detect the Presence of Coronavirus Covid-19 Through Speech and Voice Analysis (Italy)
Extended use or re-use of single-use surgical masks and filtering facepiece respirators during COVID-19: A rapid systematic review
Extensive use of face masks during COVID-19 pandemic: (micro-)plastic pollution and potential health concerns in the Arabian Peninsula (Saudi Arabia)
External validation of prognostic scores for COVID-19: a multicenter cohort study of patients hospitalized in Greater Paris University Hospitals (ML/AI, France)
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for COVID-19: a systematic review and meta-analysis (Canada)
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Critically Ill Patients with COVID-19 Related Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Worth the Effort?
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Respiratory Failure Related to COVID-19: A Nationwide Cohort Study (France)
Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Patients With COVID-19 (USA)
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation outcomes in COVID-19 patients: Case series from the Brazilian COVID-19 Registry (Brazil)
Face masks related to COVID-19 in the beaches of the Moroccan Mediterranean: An emerging source of plastic pollution (Morocco)
Face Masks Use and its Role in Restraining the Spread of COVID-19 Pandemic in Saudi Arabia: Knowledge, Attitude and Practices Based Cross-Sectional Study (Saudi Arabia)
Face Masks, Public Policies and Slowing the Spread of COVID-19: Evidence from Canada
Face masks, public policies and slowing the spread of COVID-19: Evidence from Canada
Factors influencing the performance of rapid SARS-CoV-2 antigen tests under field condition (Bangladesh)
Factors to Effective Telemedicine Visits During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Cohort Study (USA)
Facts and figures about the coronavirus disease outbreak: COVID-19
FAQ - Covid-19, questions, and answers from the Italian Ministry of Health (Added May 4th, Italy)
Far-UVC light (222nm) efficiently and safely inactivates airborne human coronaviruses (USA)
FCC boosts rural healthcare funding by $198M, with eye toward telehealth expansion
FCC Surpasses $100 Million in Approved COVID-19 Telehealth Program Applications
FDA advises consumers not to use hand sanitizer products manufactured by Eskbiochem. Available in English and Spanish.
FDA aims to thwart infusion pump shortage with new industrywide emergency use authorization
FDA and China’s NMPA Expedite COVID-19 Emergency Approvals
FDA Appendix on ventilator manufacturing (Added Apr-16, USA)
FDA approves at-home nasal swab test kit for COVID-19
FDA Approves First Treatment for COVID-19 (Veklury remdesivir moved from EUA to Approved status)
FDA April 28 Letter to Manufacturers and Other Stakeholders (Added May 7, USA)
FDA Authorizes Airway Isolation Chamber Developed by Army Doctors
FDA Emergency Use Authorizations (Added May-01, USA)
FDA FAQs on Ventilators
FDA gives thumbs-up to Fitbit, NASA ventilators
FDA greenlights Quest, LetsGetChecked home-based coronavirus tests
FDA In Brief: FDA Issues Guidance on Emergency Use Authorization for COVID-19 Vaccines
FDA Issues Warning Letter to Battelle Memorial Institute, a Manufacturer of an Authorized Decontamination System Used on Respirators
FDA July 1 virtual Town Hall for clinical laboratories and commercial manufacturers that are developing or have developed diagnostic tests for SARS-CoV-2.
FDA May 13 Letter To Manufacturers of Infusion Pumps and Infusion Pump Accessories, Healthcare Providers, Hospital Purchasing Departments and Distributors, and Other Stakeholders.
FDA publishes template for home-based Coronavirus testing
FDA Report on the Quality, Safety, and Effectiveness of Servicing of Medical Devices (Added May 12)
FDA Reversal on COVID-19 Mask Decontamination Follows MNA Opposition, Demonstrates Urgent Need for Implementation of Frontline Nurse and Healthcare Professional Guidance
FDA Updates on Hand Sanitizers with Methanol
FDA: Pfizer - BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine EUA Fact Sheet for Recipients and Caregivers (FAQ)
FDA: Updated (June 17th) Personal Protective Equipment EUAs
FDA's FAQs on Diagnostic Testing for SARS-CoV-2 (Added Apr-20, USA).
FDG-PET/CT of COVID-19 and Other Lung Infections (USA)
Feasibility of Asynchronous and Automated Telemedicine in Otolaryngology: Prospective Cross-Sectional Study (South Korea)
Feasibility of controlling COVID-19 outbreaks by isolation of cases and contacts (Added Apr-29, USA)
Feasibility of machine integrated point of care lung ultrasound automatic B-lines tool in the Corona-virus 2019 critical care unit (Israel)
Federated learning in medicine: facilitating multi-institutional collaborations without sharing patient data
Field evaluation of seven SARS-COV-2 antigen assays (South Korea)
Fighting COVID-19 disinformation EU/EC
FIND's Diagnostics for COVID-19
Fine-Tuning Convolutional Neural Networks for COVID-19 Detection from Chest X-ray Images (China)
First CRISPR test for the coronavirus approved in the United States
First General Motors-Ventec Critical Care Ventilators Delivered to Chicagoland Hospitals (Added Apr-21, USA)
Fit Test for N95 Filtering Facepiece Respirators and KF94 Masks for Healthcare Workers: a Prospective Single-center Simulation Study (South Korea)
Flip the Clinic: A Digital Health Approach to Youth Mental Health Service Delivery During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond (Telehealth, Australia)
Foreign Policy Research Institute COVID-19 Resources (Added May 7)
Free COVID-19 Webinars, American College of Medical Toxicology
Free FDA Podcasts
FREE FDA Townhall Series on Coronavirus Diagnostic Tests
Free Harvard Medical School COVID-19 Webinars
FREE Harvard's Mechanical Ventilation for COVID-19 Online Course for Physicians and Nurses (Added Apr-30)
Free Medical, Social, and Behavioral Science Articles from SAGE Publishing. (Added Apr-28, International)
Free OpenWHO Course and Certificate, Alternate language offerings to date
Free OpenWHO Course and Certificate, Clinical management of patients with COVID-19: General considerations
Free OpenWHO Course and Certificate, Clinical management of patients with COVID-19: Initial approach to the acutely ill patient
Free OpenWHO Course and Certificate, Clinical management of patients with COVID-19: Investigations and care for mild, moderate and severe disease
Free OpenWHO Course and Certificate, Clinical management of patients with COVID-19: Rehabilitation of patients with COVID-19 (Also in French)
Free OpenWHO Course: Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) Treatment Facility Design
Free Scientific American June 2020 Special Issue: The Coronavirus Pandemic
Free Training Video for Clinicians CHEST Mechanical Ventilation
Free Training Video for Clinicians Hamilton Medical College - Learn about mechanical ventilation and ventilators
Free-access articles in AACN Advanced Critical Care, Critical Care Nurse, and American Journal of Critical Care related to the care of patients with COVID-19. (Added Apr-28, USA)
Friday July 17th: Register for Nature Careers Webinar: Mental Health during a Pandemic
FTC asks CMS to lift telehealth access, reimbursement restrictions permanently
Future developments in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of COVID-19 (UK)
GCEJ: The Chinese Experience - Fighting Against COVID-19 SHANXI Medical Engineers
General anesthetic and airway management practice for obstetric surgery in England: prospective, multicentre observational study (UK)
Generalizability assessment of COVID-19 3D CT data for deep learning-based disease detection (ML/AI, Multiple countries)
Genetic Engineering Could Make a COVID-19 Vaccine in Months Rather Than Years
Genetic Risk and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Independently Predict the Risk of Incident Severe COVID-19 (China)
Genomic characterization of SARS-CoV-2 identified in a reemerging COVID-19 outbreak in Beijing's Xinfadi market in 2020
Genotoxic effect of microplastics and COVID-19: The hidden threat (Turkey)
George Mills' 2013 book on Life Safety Compliance
Germicidal Ultraviolet Light Does Not Damage or Impede Performance of N95 Masks Upon Multiple Uses
Global CE COVID day part 3- Umberto Nocco-Italy & Jitendra Sharma-India. (Added Apr-22, International)
Global CE Journal Editor's Corner by Yadin David
Global CE Journal Editor's Corner by Yadin David - May, 2020 (Added May 14)
Global Clinical Engineering Journal: Clinical engineers, healthcare technology managers, and BMETs - important members in the COVID-19 fight (Added Apr-27, International)
Global Collaboration on a UV-C Cabinet to Decontaminate and Reuse N95 Respirators in Low- and Middle-Income Environments (Global)
Going Remote—Demonstration and Evaluation of Remote Technology Delivery and Usability Assessment With Older Adults: Survey Study (Telehealth, USA)
Government of Canada: Medical Device KN95 Respirator recalls
Guía de Buenas Prácticas de Manufactura por AMMAD3D
Guidance for SARS-CoV-2 Point-of-Care Testing
Guidance Released For Rebooting ElectroPhysiology Services During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Guidance: COVID-19 test validation approved products (UK)
Guidebook and Research Plan to Help Communities Improve Transportation to Health Care Services
Hacking Health Monterrey creates "COVID3DMX", a platform for a faster hospital-validated provider interaction during COVID-19.
Hahn: Permanently adopting R&D-accelerating COVID-19 measures is a top FDA priority
Hand Hygiene: Know the Facts (Added May, 15)
Handbook of COVID-19 on Prevention and Treatment
Harvard Business Review Case Study: At home monitoring with pulse oximeters
Harvard Business Review: Identifying LMIC innovations that have global applications
HbA1c level may be a risk factor for oxygen therapy requirement in patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (Japan)
Headache Related to PPE Use during the COVID-19 Pandemic (Singapore)
Health Apps for Combating COVID-19: Descriptive Review and Taxonomy (Saudi Arabia, USA)
Health Apps for Combating COVID-19: Descriptive Review and Taxonomy (Telehealth, Japan, USA)
Healthcare Acquired Infection Risks from Worker Fingernails and Polish. (Added Apr-23, USA)
Healthcare Service Delivery Learning Program
Heart-rate-variability (HRV), predicts outcomes in COVID-19 (Netherlands)
Helmet Continuous Positive Airway Pressure in the Treatment of COVID-19 Patients with Acute Respiratory Failure could be an Effective Strategy: A Feasibility Study (Saudi Arabia)
Helmet CPAP to treat hypoxic pneumonia outside the ICU: an observational study during the COVID-19 outbreak (Italy)
Hemoadsorption eliminates remdesivir from the circulation: Implications for the treatment of COVID-19 (Germany)
Héroes anónimos de la contingencia: Ingenieros Biomédicos (Added May 14)
High Incidence of Barotrauma in Patients with COVID-19 Infection on Invasive Mechanical Ventilation
High-flow nasal oxygen: a safe, efficient treatment for COVID-19 patients not in an ICU (France)
High-flow nasal oxygen: a safe, efficient treatment for COVID-19 patients not in an ICU (France)
High-flow nasal oxygen: Helping or hurting the cause?
High-throughput immunoassays for SARS-CoV-2 – considerable differences in performance when comparing three methods (Sweden)
Higher versus lower oxygenation targets in COVID-19 patients with severe hypoxaemia (HOT-COVID) trial: Protocol for a secondary Bayesian analysis (Denmark)
Home DNA test data sought for Covid-19 study
Home health monitoring during the COVID pandemic: Results from a feasibility study in Alberta primary care (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Canada)
Home monitoring reduced short stay admissions in suspected COVID-19 patients: COVID-box project (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Netherlands)
Home Nitric Oxide Therapy for COVID-19
Home-made masks with filtration efficiency for nano-aerosols for community mitigation of COVID-19
Home-monitoring reduces hospital stay for COVID-19 patients (Netherlands)
Homeland Security - News Release: DHS S&T Launches Indoor Predictive Modeling Tool for Coronavirus Stability
Hospital Operations During a Flattened COVID-19 Curve: Results of Planning for the Nth Patient in Los Angeles County (Added May 7, USA)
Hospitals should prepare for pent-up demand from non-COVID-19 patients
How a Brazilian Hospital Developed a Covid-19 Ward System to Mitigate Limited ICU Availability (Brazil)
How artificial intelligence and machine learning can help healthcare systems respond to COVID-19 (USA & UK)
How Can Hospitals Overcome Staffing and Supply Shortages Amid COVID-19 Surges?
How can systems thinking help us in the COVID-19 crisis? (Poland)
How emergency surgery has changed during the COVID-19 pandemic: A cohort study (Italy)
How has WHO responded to COVID-19
How Local SARS-CoV-2 Prevalence Shapes Pulmonary Function Testing Laboratory Protocols and Practices During the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
How Local SARS-CoV-2 Prevalence Shapes Pulmonary Function Testing Laboratory Protocols and Practices During the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
How many scientists commit misconduct? Science 'moved beyond peer review during the pandemic'; Juul pays for entire journal issue (USA)
How to keep the cath-lab of a hub center “covid free” during the pandemic in a hub & spoke cardiology network: a single center experience and literature review (Italy)
How to screen and diagnose Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT) in patients hospitalized for or suspected of COVID-19 infection, outside the intensive care Units (France)
How to tell if an Antibody Test for COVID-19 is Useful in the Real World?
Human Connection and Technology Connectivity: A Systematic Review of Available Telehealth Survey Instruments
Hype collides with science as FDA tries to rein in 'Wild West' of COVID blood tests
Hypothesis: A Wearable Device May Help COVID-19 Patients Improve Lung Function (USA)
IBM Offering Free Access to Patent Portfolio to Combat COVID-19 (Added Apr-29, USA)
ICRC: COVID-19 and Violence Against Health-Care – Safer COVID-19 Response: Checklist for Health-Care Services
Identification of the SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant C22995A using a high-resolution melting curve RT-FRET-PCR (USA)
IFIXIT Resources to repair mechanical ventilators
IFMBE CED Oxygen Delivery White Paper V1
IFMBE Clinical Engineering Divisions Chairman Tom Judd's Message on Two Years Anniversary as CED's Leader
IFMPA: COVID-19: The biopharmaceutical industry is leading the way in developing vaccines, treatments & diagnostics
IFPMA: Ethical Considerations for Resuming In-Person Interactions with Healthcare Professionals Post COVID-19: A Guidance Document
Imaging Findings in Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) Associated with COVID
Imaging in the aftermath of COVID-19: what to expect (Switzerland)
Immune signatures underlying post-acute COVID-19 lung sequelae (USA)
Impact of Airway Humidification Strategy in Mechanically Ventilated COVID-19 Patients (Canada)
Impact of COVID-19 adapted guidelines on resuscitation quality in out-of-hospital-cardiac-arrest: a manikin study (Germany)
Impact of COVID-19 on the medical devices market size, share, industry analysis and regional forecast, 2020-2027. (Added Apr-24, International)
Impact of exposure time in awake prone positioning on clinical outcomes of patients with COVID-19-related acute respiratory failure treated with high-flow nasal oxygen: a multicenter cohort study (Argentina)
Impact of lockdowns on the spread of COVID-19 in Saudi Arabia
Impact of non-pharmaceutical interventions (NPIs) to reduce COVID-19 mortality and healthcare demand. On behalf of the Imperial College COVID-19 Response Team.
Impact of prone position in non-intubated spontaneously breathing patients admitted to the ICU for severe acute respiratory failure due to COVID-19 (France)
Impact of SARS-CoV-2 transmission-based precautions on inpatient management of general medical patients (Australia)
Impact of school closures for COVID-19 on the US health-care workforce and net mortality: a modelling study. (Added Apr-30)
Impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the outcome, morbidity, and mortality of acute care surgery patients: A Retrospective Cohort Study (Thailand)
Impact of time to intubation on mortality and pulmonary sequelae in critically ill patients with COVID-19: a prospective cohort study (Spain)
Impact of time to intubation on mortality and pulmonary sequelae in critically ill patients with COVID-19: a prospective cohort study (Spain)
Impact on the fitness of N95 masks with extended use/limited reuse and dry heat decontamination (USA)
Imperial College of London analysis of excess deaths in UK vs COVID-19 and related mortality data
Implementation Guide for Rapid Integration of an Outpatient Telemedicine Program during the COVID-19 Pandemic (Added May 18)
Implementation of a SARS-CoV-2 Genotyping Panel for Prompt Omicron Variant Identification: A Pragmatic Tool for Clinical Laboratories (USA)
Implementation of Electronic Patient-Reported Outcomes for Symptom Monitoring in a Large Multisite Community Oncology Practice: Dancing the Texas Two-Step Through a Pandemic (USA)
Implementation of new ECMO centers during the COVID-19 pandemic: experience and results from the Middle East and India (Global)
Implementation of Telehealth Services at the US Department of Veterans Affairs During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Mixed Methods Study (Telehealth, Telemedicine, USA)
Implementation of Telemental Health Services Before COVID-19: Rapid Umbrella Review of Systematic Reviews (Telehealth, Telemedicine, UK)
Implementation of vascular surgery teleconsultation during the COVID-19 pandemic: Insights from the outpatient vascular clinics in a tertiary care hospital in Qatar (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Qatar)
Implementation of Video Visits During COVID-19: Lessons Learned From a Primary Care Practice in New York City (Telehealth)
Improving the efficacy of the plastic tents and boxes used for airway management of Coronavirus disease-19 patients: seal and negative suction (India)
In Vitro Evaluation of Aerosol Delivery by Hand-Held Mesh Nebulizers in an Adult Spontaneous Breathing Lung Model (Taiwan)
Incidence, Characteristics, and Outcomes of Ventilator-associated Events during the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
Increased Incidence of Ventilator-Acquired Pneumonia in Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patients: A Multicentric Cohort Study (France)
Increased mortality in patients with COVID-19 receiving extracorporeal respiratory support during the second wave of the pandemic (Spain, Portugal)
Increased mortality in patients with COVID-19 receiving extracorporeal respiratory support during the second wave of the pandemic (Spain)
Independent Use of a Home-Based Telemonitoring App by Older Patients With Multimorbidity and Mild Cognitive Impairment: Qualitative Study (Germany)
India National Standards ensuring safety and performance in COVID 19
Indian Biomedical Skill Consortium. (Added Apr-22, India)
Indoors ventilation in times of confinement by SARS-CoV-2 epidemic: a comparative approach between Spain and Italy
Infection prevention and control compliance in Tanzanian outpatient facilities: a cross-sectional study with implications for the control of COVID-19 (Added May, 15)
Infectious Diseases Society Releases Guidelines on Serologic Testing for COVID-19
Infographic/Poster: COVID-19: ICU FOR THE NON-INTENSIVIST (USA)
Infographic/Poster: Prone Positioning in Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure (USA)
Information Technology Solutions, Challenges, and Suggestions for Tackling the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
Infrared Cameras Can Spot a Fever, but May Not Slow Covid-19
Infusion Therapy - Conserving Supplies in the Age of COVID-19 (Added Apr-21, USA)
Initial Stage COVID-19 Detection System Based on Patients’ Symptoms and Chest X-Ray Images (ML/AI, Pakistan)
Injection Molded Autoclavable, Scalable, Conformable (iMASC) system for aerosol-based protection: a prospective single-arm feasibility study
Innovation in response to covid-19”, Universidad de Los Andes, Colombia, Published August 3, 2020, (Spanish, translation to English is available)
Inpatient Telemedicine Implementation as an Infection Control Response to COVID-19: Qualitative Process Evaluation Study (USA)
Insights From Rapid Deployment of a “Virtual Hospital” as Standard Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic (Telemedicine)
Insights on developing a field hospital formulary and medication distribution process in preparation for a second surge of COVID-19 cases
Institutions and enterprises join in the Regional Health Council to fight against Covid-19”, Regional Government of Cajamarca, Peru, Published August 9, 2020, (Spanish, translation to English is available)
Intensive Care in Sub-Saharan Africa: A National Review of the Service Status in Ethiopia
Intensive care unit versus high-dependency care unit for mechanically ventilated patients with pneumonia: a nationwide comparative effectiveness study (Japan)
Interactive Versus Static Decision Support Tools for COVID-19: Randomized Controlled Trial (ML/AI, Germany)
Interesting CE Resource article: "The COVID-19 pandemic in Italy: policy and technology impact on health and non-health outcomes
Interhospital Transfer Outcomes for Critically Ill Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019 Requiring Mechanical Ventilation (USA)
International - CED Cost-Effective: Increasing ROI & Containing Costs in Health Technologies Webinar on April 15th. FREE Registration.
International - Fast Funding for COVID-19 Science
International - Multiple CE Acknowledgments on Social Media: Post by Charles Kunkle, Post by David Konrad, Post by J. Scot Mackeil, Post by David Wood, and Post by Salman Khan.
International - WHO Director-General's opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID-19 - 13 April 2020
International - WHO Says COVID-19 Immunity Is An Unknown; Disease '10 Times Deadlier' Than 2009 Flu
International Forum on the Collection and Use of COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma: Protocols, Challenges and Lessons Learned: Summary (Global)
International WHO/IFMBE CED: "Global CE COVID Day" Webinar
Internet of things in the management of chronic diseases during the COVID-19 pandemic: A systematic review (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Iran)
Intubation timing as determinant of outcome in patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome by SARS-CoV-2 infection (Chile)
Investigation of biocidal efficacy of commercial disinfectants used in public, private and workplaces during the pandemic event of SARS-CoV-2 (Italy)
IoT based wearable device to monitor the signs of quarantined remote patients of COVID-19 (Telehealth, Oman)
IoT in the Wake of COVID-19: A Survey on Contributions, Challenges and Evolution
IoT MEMS: IoT Based Paradigm for Medical Equipment Management Systems of ICUs in Light of COVID-19 Outbreak (Malaysia)
IoT Platform for COVID-19 Prevention and Control: A Survey (Telehealth, USA)
Ireland: Database of public health guidance on COVID-19
Ireland: Health Technology Assessments
Is There an Impact of COVID-19 on Admission of Patients to the Emergency Department for Vascular Surgery?
Is There Sufficient Evidence to Support the Use of Temporal Artery and Non-contact Infrared Thermometers in Clinical Practice? A Literature Review
Israel to Launch ‘Cyber Defense Shield’ for Health Sector
Italy - DIGITAL MEETING "L'EMERGENZA COVID-19 SOTTO LA LENTE DEGLI OPERATORI: CRITICITA', ORGANIZZAZIONE, BEST PRACTICES" on April 15th.
JAMA COVID-19 in a low resource setting: Lebanon
JAMA Research: Association between Obstetric Visits and SARS-COV2
JAMA: Addressing Inequities in Older Adults’ Health: A Role for Emerging Technologies (Telehealth, USA)
JAMA: An EUA for Bamlanivimab—A Monoclonal Antibody for COVID-19 (USA)
JAMA: Assessing Telemedicine Unreadiness Among Older Adults in the United States During the COVID-19 Pandemic
JAMA: Assessment of an Online Tool to Simulate the Effect of Pooled Testing for SARS-CoV-2 Detection in Asymptomatic and Symptomatic Populations (USA)
JAMA: Assessment of Disparities in Digital Access Among Medicare Beneficiaries and Implications for Telemedicine
JAMA: Association Between Administration of Systemic Corticosteroids and Mortality Among Critically Ill Patients With COVID-19: A Meta-Analysis
JAMA: Association Between mRNA Vaccination and COVID-19 Hospitalization and Disease Severity (USA)
JAMA: Association of Mask Mandates and COVID-19 Case Rates, Hospitalizations, and Deaths in Kansas (USA)
JAMA: Change in Saliva RT-PCR Sensitivity Over the Course of SARS-CoV-2 Infection (USA)
JAMA: Characteristics and Outcomes of COVID-19 Patients During Initial Peak and Resurgence in the Houston Metropolitan Area
JAMA: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
JAMA: COVID-19 Pandemic Health Disparities and Pediatric Health Care- The Promise of Telehealth (USA)
JAMA: Design and Multicenter Clinical Validation of a 3-Dimensionally Printed Nasopharyngeal Swab for SARS-CoV-2 Testing (Singapore)
JAMA: Effect of Dexamethasone on Days Alive and Ventilator-Free in Patients With Moderate or Severe Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome and COVID-19: The CoDEX Randomized Clinical Trial
JAMA: Effect of Helmet Noninvasive Ventilation vs High-Flow Nasal Oxygen on Days Free of Respiratory Support in Patients With COVID-19 and Moderate to Severe Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure (Italy)
JAMA: Effect of Helmet Noninvasive Ventilation vs High-Flow Nasal Oxygen on Days Free of Respiratory Support in Patients With COVID-19 and Moderate to Severe Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure- The HENIVOT Randomized Clinical Trial (Italy)
JAMA: Effect of High-Flow Oxygen Therapy vs Conventional Oxygen Therapy on Invasive Mechanical Ventilation and Clinical Recovery in Patients With Severe COVID-19; A Randomized Clinical Trial (Colombia, Brazil)
JAMA: Effect of High-Titer Convalescent Plasma on Progression to Severe Respiratory Failure or Death in Hospitalized Patients With COVID-19 Pneumonia: A Randomized Clinical Trial (Italy)
JAMA: Effect of Use of a Bougie vs Endotracheal Tube With Stylet on Successful Intubation on the First Attempt Among Critically Ill Patients Undergoing Tracheal Intubation- A Randomized Clinical Trial (USA)
JAMA: Efficacy and Safety of COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma in Hospitalized Patients A Randomized Clinical Trial (USA)
JAMA: Emergency Use Authorizations of COVID-19–Related Medical Products (Israel)
JAMA: Evaluation of Cloth Masks and Modified Procedure Masks as Personal Protective Equipment for the Public During the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
JAMA: Evaluation of Cloth Masks and Modified Procedure Masks as Personal Protective Equipment for the Public During the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
JAMA: Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Patients With COVID-19 in Severe Respiratory Failure
JAMA: Indoor Air Changes and Potential Implications for SARS-CoV-2 Transmission (USA)
JAMA: Medical Masks (USA)
JAMA: Ongoing Citations of a Retracted Study Involving Cardiovascular Disease, Drug Therapy, and Mortality in COVID-19 (USA)
JAMA: Ongoing Citations of a Retracted Study Involving Cardiovascular Disease, Drug Therapy, and Mortality in COVID-19 (USA)
JAMA: Precision Medicine for COVID-19; Phenotype Anarchy or Promise Realized? (USA)
JAMA: Prevalence of Depression Symptoms in US Adults Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic
JAMA: Providing Family-Centered Intensive Care Unit Care Without Family Presence—Human Connection in the Time of COVID-19 (USA)
JAMA: Quantification of Sepsis Model Alerts in 24 US Hospitals Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic (ML/AI, USA)
JAMA: Quantifying Viral Particle Aerosolization Risk During Tracheostomy Surgery and Tracheostomy Care (USA)
JAMA: Risk Factors Associated With Mortality Among Patients With COVID-19 in Intensive Care Units in Lombardy, Italy
JAMA: Risk Factors for Hospitalization, Mechanical Ventilation, or Death Among 10 131 US Veterans With SARS-CoV-2 Infection
JAMA: SARS-CoV-2 Positivity and Mask Utilization Among Health Care Workers (USA)
JAMA: Scientific Rigor in the Age of COVID-19 (USA)
JAMA: Sperm Parameters Before and After COVID-19 mRNA Vaccination (USA)
JAMA: Telehealth Use Among Safety-Net Organizations in California During the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
JAMA: Telemedicine for Patients With Unilateral Sudden Hearing Loss in the COVID-19 Era (Israel)
JAMA: Therapy for Early COVID-19; A Critical Need (USA)
JAMA: Timing, Complications, and Safety of Tracheotomy in Critically Ill Patients With COVID-19
JAMA: Trust in Health Care in the Time of COVID-19 (USA)
JAMA: Use and Content of Primary Care Office-Based vs Telemedicine Care Visits During the COVID-19 Pandemic in the US
JAMA: Use of Telehealth by Surgical Specialties During the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
JAMA: Variation in Ventilator Allocation Guidelines by US State During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic: A Systematic Review
JAMA: Variation of National and International Guidelines on Respiratory Protection for Health Care Professionals During the COVID-19 Pandemic (Global)
JCI Free Webinar: Emergency Management: Evolving from COVID-19
JCI Statement on Use of Face Masks Brought From Home
Kaiser Permanente Medical Air and Oxygen Capacity
Kenya MoH COVID-19 Interim Guidance for Health & Safety in Workplaces
Kenya MoH New Refined Guidelines for Home Care for COVID-19
Kenya MoH: Maternal, Newborn and Family Planning Care and Services in the Background of COVID19 Pandemic
Kenyan Guidelines for the Conduct of Research During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Key steps to reduce the aerosolized risk related to total laryngectomy in COVID-19 era: A case report (UK)
Lancet: "Awake prone positioning for COVID-19 acute hypoxaemic respiratory failure: a randomised, controlled, multinational, open-label meta-trial (Global)
Lancet: A CRISPR-Cas12a-based specific enhancer for more sensitive detection of SARS-CoV-2 infection (China)
Lancet: A novel strategy for SARS-CoV-2 mass screening with quantitative antigen testing of saliva: a diagnostic accuracy study (Japan)
Lancet: A novel strategy for SARS-CoV-2 mass screening with quantitative antigen testing of saliva: a diagnostic accuracy study (Japan)
Lancet: An external validation of the QCovid risk prediction algorithm for risk of mortality from COVID-19 in adults: a national validation cohort study in England (ML/AI, UK)
Lancet: Applications of digital technology in COVID-19 pandemic planning and response (Global)
Lancet: Artificial intelligence in COVID-19 drug repurposing
Lancet: Assessing a novel, lab-free, point-of-care test for SARS-CoV-2 (CovidNudge): a diagnostic accuracy study
Lancet: Awake prone positioning for COVID-19 acute hypoxaemic respiratory failure: a randomised, controlled, multinational, open-label meta-trial (Global)
Lancet: Blockchain applications in health care for COVID-19 and beyond: a systematic review (Singapore)
Lancet: Blockchain applications in health care for COVID-19 and beyond: a systematic review (Singapore)
Lancet: Challenges in operationalising clinical trials in India during the COVID-19 pandemic (India, Australia)
Lancet: Comparison of seven commercial SARS-CoV-2 rapid point-of-care antigen tests: a single-centre laboratory evaluation study (Germany)
Lancet: Comparison of seven commercial SARS-CoV-2 rapid point-of-care antigen tests: a single-centre laboratory evaluation study (Germany)
Lancet: Convalescent plasma in patients admitted to hospital with COVID-19 (RECOVERY): a randomised controlled, open-label, platform trial (UK)
Lancet: Conventional oxygen therapy versus CPAP as a ceiling of care in ward-based patients with COVID-19: a multi-centre cohort evaluation. (UK)
Lancet: Cytokine adsorption in patients with severe COVID-19 pneumonia requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (CYCOV): a single centre, open-label, randomised, controlled trial (Germany)
Lancet: Developing RT-LAMP assays for rapid diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2 in saliva (USA)
Lancet: Developing RT-LAMP assays for rapid diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2 in saliva (USA)
Lancet: Diagnostic performance of a colorimetric RT -LAMP for the identification of SARS-CoV-2: A multicenter prospective clinical evaluation in sub-Saharan Africa (Multiple countries)
Lancet: Diagnostic performance of different sampling approaches for SARS-CoV-2 RT-PCR testing: a systematic review and meta-analysis (Hong Kong)
Lancet: Diagnostic performances of common nucleic acid tests for SARS-CoV-2 in hospitals and clinics: a systematic review and meta-analysis (Hong Kong)
Lancet: Diagnostics for COVID-19- moving from pandemic response to control (Global)
Lancet: Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for COVID-19: evolving outcomes from the international Extracorporeal Life Support Organization Registry (Global)
Lancet: Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for severe acute respiratory distress syndrome associated with COVID-19: a retrospective cohort study
Lancet: Factors associated with SARS-CoV-2 test positivity in long-term care homes: A population-based cohort analysis using machine learning (ML/AI, Canada)
Lancet: Neurological and neuropsychiatric complications of COVID-19 in 153 patients: a UK-wide surveillance study
Lancet: Patient care and clinical outcomes for patients with COVID-19 infection admitted to African high-care or intensive care units (ACCCOS): a multicentre, prospective, observational cohort study (Global)
Lancet: Rapid antigen detection for SARS-CoV-2 by lateral flow assay: A national systematic evaluation of sensitivity and specificity for mass-testing (UK)
Lancet: Real-life validation of the Panbio™️ COVID-19 antigen rapid test (Abbott) in community-dwelling subjects with symptoms of potential SARS-CoV-2 infection (Aruba, Netherlands)
Lancet: Safety and efficacy of an rAd26 and rAd5 vector-based heterologous prime-boost COVID-19 vaccine: an interim analysis of a randomised controlled phase 3 trial in Russia (Gam-COVID-Vac (Sputnik V), Russia)
Lancet: Safety of video-based telemedicine compared to in-person triage in emergency ophthalmology during COVID-19 (Telemedicine, UK)
Lancet: SARS-CoV-2 antigen-detecting rapid tests for the delta variant (Switzerland)
Lancet: SARS-CoV-2 rapid diagnostic tests for emerging variants (Switzerland)
Lancet: SARS-CoV-2 sequencing collaboration in west Africa shows best practices (Nigeria)
Lancet: Sensor-aided continuous care and self-management: implications for the post-COVID era
Lancet: Small droplet aerosols in poorly ventilated spaces and SARS-CoV-2 transmission (Netherlands)
Lancet: The hopes and hazards of using personal health technologies in the diagnosis and prognosis of infections (Telehealth, USA)
Lancet: The utility of high-flow nasal oxygen for severe COVID-19 pneumonia in a resource-constrained setting- A multi-centre prospective observational study (South Africa)
Launch of the WHO Academy and the WHO Info mobile applications (Added May 18)
Lessons from COVID-19: Telemedicine can revolutionize the treatment of chronic disease
Lessons Learned About Aerosol Drug Delivery in the Era of COVID‑19 (USA)
Leveraging Polio Geographic Information System Platforms in the African Region for Mitigating COVID-19 Contact Tracing and Surveillance Challenges: Viewpoint (Global)
Liebertpub- Teleneurology as a Solution for Outpatient Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic
List N: Disinfectants for Use Against SARS-CoV-2
Literature Review- Imaging of COVID-19: CT, MRI, and PET
Literature Review: Occurrence, fate and removal of SARS-CoV-2 in wastewater: Current knowledge and future perspectives (India)
Logistic advantage of two-step screening strategy for SARS-CoV-2 at airport quarantine (Japan)
Long-Term Acute Care Hospital Outcomes of Mechanically Ventilated Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019 (USA, Italy)
Long-Term Acute Care Hospital Outcomes of Mechanically Ventilated Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019 (USA)
Long-Term Longitudinal Evaluation of Six Commercial Immunoassays for the Detection of IgM and IgG Antibodies against SARS CoV-2 (Romania)
Long-Term Longitudinal Evaluation of Six Commercial Immunoassays for the Detection of IgM and IgG Antibodies against SARS CoV-2 (Romania)
Long-term survival of mechanically ventilated patients with severe COVID-19: an observational cohort study (Spain)
Long-term survival of mechanically ventilated patients with severe COVID-19: an observational cohort study (Spain)
Longitudinal Assessment of Diagnostic Test Performance Over the Course of Acute SARS-CoV-2 Infection (USA)
Longitudinal ventilatory ratio monitoring for COVID-19: its potential in predicting severity and assessing treatment response (Japan)
Looking deeper into the racial and ethnic disparities of COVID-19
Low dose radiation therapy for covid-19: effective dose and estimation of cancer risk (Spain)
Low performance of a SARS-CoV-2 point-of-care lateral flow immunoassay in symptomatic children during the pandemic (Brazil)
Low Risk of COVID-19 Infection Among Bronchoscopy Suite Personnel in a Hospital Without Preprocedural Outpatient Testing Mandate (USA)
Low-Income Countries Struggling to Obtain PPE
Lung elastosonography for diagnosis and management of COVID-19 pneumonia (Italy)
Lung Point-of-Care Ultrasound in Pediatric COVID-19 -A Case Series (USA)
Lung response to a higher positive end-expiratory pressure in mechanically ventilated patients with COVID-19 (Italy)
Lung response to a higher positive end-expiratory pressure in mechanically ventilated patients with COVID-19 (Italy)
Lung Segmentation and Automatic Detection of COVID-19 Using Radiomic Features from Chest CT Images (ML/AI, USA, China)
Lung Ultrasound as a First-Line Test in the Evaluation of Post-COVID-19 Pulmonary Sequelae (Spain)
Lung ultrasound for the diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia in the Emergency Department (Italy)
Lung Ultrasound in Children With COVID-19
Lung ultrasound in the diagnosis and monitoring of 30 children with Coronavirus Disease (Italy)
Lung ultrasound predicts non-invasive ventilation outcome in COVID-19 acute respiratory failure: a pilot study (Italy)
Lung Ultrasound Signs and Their Correlation With Clinical Symptoms in COVID-19 Pregnant Women: The “PINK-CO” Observational Study (Italy)
Machine learning approaches in COVID-19 diagnosis, mortality, and severity risk prediction: A review (Saudi Arabia)
Machine learning risk prediction of mortality for patients undergoing surgery with perioperative SARS-CoV-2: the COVIDSurg mortality score (ML/AI, Global)
Maintaining Trauma Care Access During the COVID-19 Pandemic: An Urban, Level-1 Trauma Center's Experience
Making the COVID-19 Pandemic a Driver for Digital Health: Brazilian Strategies (Brazil)
Management Checklist for Teleworking Surge during the COVID-19 Response
Management of severe ARDS due to SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia using low-flow extracorporeal CO2 extraction (Spain)
Management of STEMI during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Lessons Learned in 2020 to Prepare for 2021 (USA)
Managing COVID-19 in a Novel, Rapidly Deployable Community Isolation Quarantine Facility (Singapore)
Managing patients in the COVID-19 pandemic: A Virtual Multidisciplinary Approach (Telehealth, Telemedicine, USA)
Managing Type 1 Diabetes among Saudi adults on insulin pump therapy during the COVID-19 lockdown (Saudi Arabia)
Mask Facts, Association of American Physicians and Surgeons (AAPS, USA)
Mask Reuse in the COVID-19 Pandemic: Creating an Inexpensive and Scalable Ultraviolet System for Filtering Facepiece Respirator Decontamination
Mask-associated 'de novo' headache in healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic (Spain)
Masks for Prevention of Respiratory Virus Infections, Including SARS-CoV-2, in Health Care and Community Settings
Mass General COVID-19 treatment flowchart
Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) COVID-19 Treatment Guidance
Maturation from Adoption-Based to Quality-Based Telehealth Metrics
Mayo Clinic partners with the state of Minnesota, the University of Minnesota on breakthrough COVID-19 initiative (Added Apr-24, USA).
Mayo Clinic’s John Halamka on HIT Innovation to Fight COVID-19
Measuring the extent of stress and fear among Registered Nurses in KSA during the COVID-19 Outbreak
Measuring the Patients’ Satisfaction About Telemedicine Used in Saudi Arabia During COVID-19 Pandemic (Telemedicine, Saudi Arabia)
Mechanical Ventilation in COVID-19: Interpreting the Current Epidemiology
Mechanisms of oxygenation responses to proning and recruitment in COVID-19 pneumonia (Italy, Germany)
Medicaid and Child Health Telemedicine & Telehealth Tool Kit
Medical and health tech startups find opportunity in pandemic (Added May 11)
Medical Devices Market to Experience Subdued Growth as the COVID-19 Pandemic Fastens Its Grip on the World: Fortune Business Insights(TM). (Added Apr-24, International)
Medical image processing and COVID-19: A literature review and bibliometric analysis (ML/AI, Multiple countries)
Medicinal oxygen plants manufactured by PUCP University are already in Jauja and Huancayo
MEMS Sensors for Diagnostics and Treatment in the Fight Against COVID-19 and Other Pandemics (Pakistan)
MEX - Hospitales privados prestarán la mitad de sus camas por coronavirus
Mexico: Anuncian alianza con hospitales privados para sumar camas ante covid-19
MHRA guidance on coronavirus (COVID-19)
MHRA regulatory flexibilities resulting from coronavirus (COVID-19)
Mike Clarke: How can we avoid research waste during the covid-19 pandemic and plan for the future? (Added Apr-24, International)
Militaries across the globe join the production line as ventilator makers scramble to meet demand (Added Apr-16, International)
Millimeter-wave planar antennas for 5G-based remote monitoring and treatment of COVID-19 patients (Telehealth, India)
Minimally Invasive Surgery and the Novel Coronavirus Outbreak: Lessons Learned in China and Italy
Minute-scale detection of SARS-CoV-2 using a low-cost biosensor composed of pencil graphite electrodes (USA)
Mitigating arrhythmia risk in Hydroxychloroquine and Azithromycin treated COVID-19 patients using arrhythmia risk management plan (Lithuania)
Mitigating Fugitive Aerosols During Aerosol Delivery via High-Flow Nasal Cannula Devices (Canada)
Mitigation of Aerosols Generated During Exercise Testing With a Portable High-Efficiency Particulate Air Filter With Fume Hood (USA)
Mobile applications in support of contact tracing for COVID-19 - A guidance for EU EEA Member States
Mobile Apps Leveraged in the COVID-19 Pandemic in East and South-East Asia: Review and Content Analysis (Telehealth, UK)
Mobile Health Apps and Health Management Behaviors: Cost-Benefit Modeling Analysis (Telehealth, Israel)
Modifications to mobile chest radiography technique during the COVID-19 pandemic – implications of X-raying through side room windows (UK)
Molecular testing as a tool to combat the COVID-19 pandemic (USA)
Monitoring Coronavirus Disease 2019: A Review of Available Diagnostic Tools (China)
Monitoring COVID-19 through SARS-CoV-2 quantification in wastewater: progress, challenges and prospects (Spain, USA)
Moody's Coronavirus Effect (Added May 7)
Moore swab performs equal to composite and outperforms grab sampling for SARS-CoV-2 monitoring in wastewater (Iran)
Mortality and clinical outcomes in patients with COVID-19 pneumonia treated with non-invasive respiratory support: A rapid review (Italy)
Mortality and clinical outcomes in patients with COVID-19 pneumonia treated with non-invasive respiratory support: A rapid review (Italy)
Mortality associated with early changes in ARDS severity in COVID–19 patients – Insights from the PRoVENT–COVID study (Multiple countries)
Mortality Risk Assessment Using CHA(2)DS(2)-VASc Scores in Patients Hospitalized With Coronavirus Disease 2019 Infection (Italy)
Mortality, Critical Illness, and Mechanical Ventilation among Hospitalized Patients with COVID-19 on Therapeutic Anticoagulants (USA)
Multi-Resource Scheduling and Routing for Emergency Recovery Operations
Multiplex SARS-CoV-2 Genotyping RT-PCR for Population-Level Variant Screening and Epidemiologic Surveillance (USA)
Multiplexed flow cytometric approach for detection of anti-SARS-CoV-2 IgG, IgM and IgA using beads covalently coupled to the nucleocapsid protein (Brazil)
Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) Associated with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Musculoskeletal telerehabilitation experience during the 70 days of COVID-19 lockdown in Italy (Telemedicine, Italy)
Mutation-Specific SARS-CoV-2 PCR Screen: Rapid and Accurate Detection of Variants of Concern and the Identification of a Newly Emerging Variant with Spike L452R Mutation (USA)
N95 respirator decontamination: a study in reusability (Singapore)
Nano-Engineered Screen-Printed Electrodes: A dynamic tool for detection of Viruses (Global)
Nanopore sensors for viral particle quantification: current progress and future prospects (Canada)
Nanoscience versus Viruses: The SARS-CoV-2 Case (Multiple countries)
NASA designed a cheap, simple ventilator to prevent shortages during a potential second wave of COVID-19 infections. (Added Apr-24, International)
Nasal Swab Performance by Collection Timing, Procedure, and Method of Transport for Patients with SARS-CoV-2 (USA)
National Academies Offers Guidance to Decision-Makers on Evaluating COVID-19 Data
National Institutes of Health Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources
Nature: A risk scoring system to predict progression to severe pneumonia in patients with Covid-19 (South Korea)
Nature: Development of a high sensitivity RT-PCR assay for detection of SARS-CoV-2 in individual and pooled nasopharyngeal samples (UK)
Nature: Long-term cardiovascular outcomes of COVID-19 (USA)
Nature: Pandemic researchers should recruit their best critics to improve the quality of their work.
Nature: Smart toilets for monitoring COVID-19 surges: passive diagnostics and public health (UK)
Navigating Performance Standards for Face Mask Materials: A Custom-Built Apparatus for Measuring Particle Filtration Efficiency (Canada)
Necessity of 2 Doses of the Pfizer and Moderna COVID-19 Vaccines (USA)
NEJM documenting significant decrease of Kaiser Permanente heart attack admissions during COVID-19
NEJM: “We Signed Up for This!” — Student and Trainee Responses to the Covid-19 Pandemic
NEJM: Addressing Equity in Telemedicine for Chronic Disease Management During the Covid-19 Pandemic
NEJM: Aerosol and Surface Stability of SARS-CoV-2 as Compared with SARS-CoV-1 (USA)
NEJM: Early Convalescent Plasma for High-Risk Outpatients with Covid-19 (USA)
NEJM: Early Outpatient Treatment for Covid-19 with Convalescent Plasma (USA)
NEJM: No Place Like Home: Hospital at Home as a Post-Pandemic Frontier for Care Delivery Innovation (USA)
NEJM: Racial Bias in Pulse Oximetry Measurement (USA)
NEJM: Rapid Diagnostic Testing for SARS-CoV-2 (USA)
NEJM: Rapidly Deploying Critical Care Telemedicine Across States and Health Systems During the Covid-19 Pandemic
NEJM: Remdesivir for the Treatment of Covid-19 — Preliminary Report
NEJM: Traversing the Last Mile: A Regional Health System’s Experience with Covid-19 Vaccine Distribution (USA)
NEJM: Trust in the Time of Covid-19: 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing (3DP/AM) as a Solution to Supply Chain Gaps (USA)
NEJM: Trust in the Time of Covid-19: 3D Printing and Additive Manufacturing (3DP/AM) as a Solution to Supply Chain Gaps (USA)
NEJM: ung Transplantation for Covid-19–Related Respiratory Failure in the United States (USA)
Neurosurgical Referral Patterns During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic: A United Kingdom Experience
New Age Detection of Viruses: The Nano-Biosensors (India)
New Applications of Pulse Oximetry (Switzerland)
New Bill Addresses Reimbursement for Therapy Professionals & More Telehealth Buzz (Added May 11)
New CMS Telehealth Flexibilities for COVID-19
New COVID-19 Preparedness App Fills Interoperability Gaps For Surge Preparedness by Cision PW Newswire
New Guidance Available on Requirements for Notification of Confirmed and Suspected COVID-19 Cases Among Residents and Staff in Nursing Homes
New NIST Resources Aid Searches of Coronavirus Dataset (Added May 13)
New-Generation Quantitative Immunoassays for SARS-CoV-2 Antibody Detection: Need for Harmonization (Italy)
Newest shortage: Respiratory ventilator repair manuals?
NFPA Guidance on Medical Gas Cylinder Storage
NHS Analytical Collaboration for COVID-19
NHS National Health Education Resources (Added May 5, England)
NHS US Safety Alert about oxygen delivery flow failure
NIH Clinical Trial of Remdesivir to Treat COVID-19 Begins
Nitric oxide and viral infection: Recent developments in antiviral therapies and platforms (USA)
Niveles de Maduración Tecnológica para Dispositivos Médicos Lista de Verificación e Información de Soporte (Added Apr-17, México)
Non-invasive Oxygenation Strategies for Respiratory Failure with COVID-19: A concise narrative review of literature in pre and mid-COVID-19 era (Japan)
Non-invasive respiratory support and patient self-inflicted lung injury in COVID-19: a narrative review (Italy)
Non-invasive ventilatory support and high-flow nasal oxygen as first-line treatment of acute hypoxemic respiratory failure and ARDS (Italy)
Noninvasive Oxygen Strategies to Manage Confirmed COVID-19 Patients in Indian Intensive Care Units: A Survey (India)
Noninvasive respiratory support in acute hypoxemic respiratory failure associated with COVID-19 and other viral infections (Italy)
Noninvasive strategies in COVID-19: epistemology, randomised trials, guidelines, physiology
Noninvasive ventilation improves the outcome in patients with pneumonia-associated respiratory failure: Systematic review and meta-analysis (Hungary)
Noninvasive ventilatory support in COVID-19: operating in the evidence free zone (UK)
Northeastern University Hospital Surge Capacity Tools
Northwest Regional Telehealth Resource Center - Telemental Health Toolkit
Notes From the Field: A Voice-Activated Video Communication System for Nurses to Communicate With Inpatients With COVID-19 (Telehealth, Telemedicine, USA)
Notifications and Emergency Use Authorizations: FAQs on Testing for SARS-CoV-2 (USA)
NRTRC Telehealth 101 Online Training (USA)
Nuclear Medicine Departments in the Era of COVID-19 (UK)
Nurse-Coordinated Blood Pressure Telemonitoring for Urban Hypertensive Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis (Telehealth, South Korea)
Nurse.org Top 5 Free COVID-19 Online Training Courses For Nurses
Nursing and precision predictive analytics monitoring in the acute and intensive care setting: An emerging role for responding to COVID-19 and beyond (USA)
Nursing ultrasound and COVID-19: a new alliance (Italy)
Occupancy-aided ventilation for both airborne infection risk control and work productivity (China, Hong Kong)
Occupational exposures and programmatic response to COVID-19 pandemic: an emergency medical services experience
Oct 15: FDA Reissues Emergency Use Authorization for Certain Non-NIOSH-Approved Filtering Face-Piece Respirators Manufactured in China
Off the Shelf: Rapid Deployment of an Emergency Department Telemedicine Platform Using Readily Available Consumer Products
On the airborne transmission of SARS-CoV-2 and relationship with indoor conditions at a hospital (Iran)
On the Impact of Different Lung Ultrasound Imaging Protocols in the Evaluation of Patients Affected by Coronavirus Disease 2019 How Many Acquisitions Are Needed? (Italy)
ONC chief Don Rucker in conversation with HIMSS CEO Hal Wolf. (Added Apr-30, International)
One-Year Functional, Cognitive, and Psychological Outcomes Following the Use of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Coronavirus Disease 2019: A Prospective Study (USA)
Open Pediatrics: Ventilator Simulator Course
Open versus percutaneous tracheostomy in COVID-19: a multicentre comparison and recommendation for future resource utilisation (UK)
Open WHO Free Course: Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) for COVID-19 Virus
Open-care Telemedicine in Ophthalmology during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Pilot Study (Chile). (Spanish) Telemedicina en Oftalmología durante la Pandemia de Covid-19: Una experiencia Piloto. (Chile)
OpenWHO Course: COVID-19: How to put on and remove personal protective equipment (PPE)
OpenWHO Course: Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) Treatment Facility Design
OpenWHO Monthly Newsletter
OpenWHO: Announcing new milestone: 100th free COVID-19 course launched, and other updates
Operational excellence in humanitarian logistics and supply chain management through leagile framework: a case study from a non-mature economy (India)
Operational Innovation in the Provision of Pediatric Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (USA)
Opinion: Repairing ventilators that can save coronavirus patients shouldn’t be a business decision (Added May 5, International)
Optimizing Scarce Resource Allocation during COVID-19: Rapid Creation of a Regional Healthcare Coalition and Triage Teams in San Diego County, California
Optimizing testing regimes for the detection of COVID-19 in children and older adults (India)
Options for the decontamination and reuse of respirators in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic
OR-methods for coping with the ripple effect in supply chains during COVID-19 pandemic: Managerial insights and research implications
Orientación sobre la COVID-19 y últimas investigaciones en las Américas
Orthodeoxia and its implications on awake-proning in COVID-19 pneumonia (Multiple countries)
Our healthcare system is failing people without COVID-19. It’s time to address the hidden third wave.
Outcomes after extracorporeal membrane oxygenation support in COVID-19 and non-COVID-19 patients (USA)
Outcomes of Elective Major Cancer Surgery During COVID 19 at Tata Memorial Centre Implications for Cancer Care Policy (India)
Outcomes of non-invasive ventilation as the ceiling of treatment in patients with COVID-19 (Italy)
Outpatient Inhaled Nitric Oxide in a Patient with Vasoreactive Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension and COVID-19 Infection
Oxford Academic: Social determinants of health and inequalities in COVID-19
Oxygen Conservation Strategies During COVID-19 Surges (USA)
Oxygen sources and distribution for COVID-19 treatment centers (Added May 8)
Oxygen targets in the intensive care unit during mechanical ventilation for acute respiratory distress syndrome: a rapid review
Oxygen therapy for critically Ill and post-operative patients (New Zealand)
Oxygen Therapy in COVID-19 Patients: The Role of HFNC and CPAP (Italy)
Oxygen Therapy in Intensive Care Medicine (Germany)
Oxygen: Too Much is Bad (France)
Oxygen: Too Much is Bad (France)
Paediatric patients seen in 18 emergency departments during the COVID-19 pandemic
PAHO Caribbean Shelter Guide: COVID-19 Considerations
PAHO Courses and materials relating to COVID-19
PAHO COVID-19 Information and Training Posters. Available in English, Spanish, and Portuguese.
PAHO Essential medicines list For the management of patients admitted to intensive care units with suspected or confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis
PAHO helped procure 10 million PCR diagnostic tests for COVID-19 for countries in Latin America and the Caribbean
PAHO Hospitals Retrofit Measures for COVID-19
PAHO Post-authorization Surveillance of Medical Products during a Pandemic Emergency
PAHO Posters and Social media cards: Home Care & COVID-19
PAHO Recommendations for Cleaning and Disinfection in Homes with Suspected or Confirmed Cases of COVID-19, 11 May 2020
PAHO Technical Documents - Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
PAHO The use of tunnels and other technologies for disinfection of humans using chemical aspersion or UV-C Light
PAHO Webinar: National Coordination Strategies for the Development and Production of Ventilators in the Context of COVID-19: Available in English and Spanish.
PAHO: COVID-19 An informative guide. Advice for journalists. (Added Apr-20, International)
PAHO: COVID-19 and the importance of strengthening Information Systems (also Spanish and Portuguese)
PAHO: COVID-19 Consejos para informar. Guía para periodistas. (Added Apr-20, International)
PAHO: COVID-19 Information Systems and Digital Health: After-Action Review of the First 100 Days in Quarantine
PAHO: Emergency Use of Unproven Interventions Outside of Research. Ethics Guidance for the COVID-19 Pandemic
PAHO: Factibilidad de la utilización de la inteligencia artificial para el cribado de pacientes con COVID-19 en Paraguay; Feasibility of using artificial intelligence for screening COVID-19 patients in Paraguay (ML/AI)
PAHO: Infographic: Vaccination during the pandemic - Ten tips for parents
PAHO's COVID-19 guidance and the latest research in the Americas (Added May 4th, International)
Pandemic researchers — recruit your own best critics
Pandemic-Related Impairment in the Monitoring of Patients With Hypertension and Diabetes and the Development of a Digital Solution for the Community Health Worker: Quasiexperimental and Implementation Study (Telemedicine, Brazil)
Paper-based electrochemical biosensor for diagnosing COVID-19: Detection of SARS-CoV-2 antibodies and antigen (Thailand)
Parents’ and Students’ Perceptions of Telepractice Services for Speech-Language Therapy During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Survey Study (Telemedicine, Hong Kong)
Patient perceptions of surgical telehealth consultations during the COVID 19 pandemic in Australia: Lessons for future implementation (Australia)
Patient Perspectives on Telemedicine During the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
Patient Safety Recommendations For COVID-19 Epidemic Outbreak (Italy)
Patient Satisfaction with Neurosurgery Telemedicine Visits During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic: A Prospective Cohort Study
Patient Unified Lookup System for the COVID-19 Pandemic
Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019 Requiring Invasive Mechanical Ventilation in Mexico in the First, Second, and Exponential Growth Phase of the Third Wave of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic (Mexico)
Patients’ Experiences of Remote Neurology Consultations during the COVID-19 Pandemic (Telehealth, Ireland)
Patients’ perceptions of teleconsultation during COVID-19: A cross-national study (Telehealth, France, UK)
Percutaneous Dilational Tracheostomy at the Epicenter of the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic: Impact on Critical Care Resource Utilization and Early Outcomes (USA)
Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy tube placement in COVID‐19 patients: Multidisciplinary approach
Performance Characteristics of SARS-CoV-2 PCR Tests in A Single Health System: Analysis of over 10,000 Results from Three Different Assays (USA)
Performance Comparison of Five SARS-CoV-2 Antibody Assays for Seroprevalence Studies (South Korea)
Performance Evaluation of Serial SARS-CoV-2 Rapid Antigen Testing During a Nursing Home Outbreak (USA)
Performance evaluation of two SARS-CoV-2 IgG/IgM rapid tests (Covid-Presto and NG-Test) and one IgG automated immunoassay (Abbott)
Performance of Abbott ID-Now rapid nucleic amplification test for laboratory identification of COVID-19 in asymptomatic emergency department patients (USA)
Performance of colorimetric reverse transcription loop-mediated isothermal amplification as a diagnostic tool for SARS-CoV-2 infection during the fourth wave of COVID-19 in Thailand
Performance of the FREND™️ COVID-19 IgG/IgM Duo point-of-care test for SARS-CoV-2 antibody detection (Belgium)
Performance of the FREND™️ COVID-19 IgG/IgM Duo point-of-care test for SARS-CoV-2 antibody detection (Belgium)
Performing Qualitative Mask Fit Testing without a Commercial Kit: Fit Testing Which can be Performed at Home and at Work
Perinatal Maternal-Fetal/Neonatal Transmission of COVID-19: A Guide to Safe Maternal and Neonatal Care in the Era of COVID-19 and Physical Distancing
Perinatal outcomes of pregnant women with severe COVID-19 requiring extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO): a case series and literature review (Italy)
Perioperative management of patients with suspected or confirmed COVID-19: review and recommendations for perioperative management from a retrospective cohort study
Persistence Viral Shedding of SARS-CoV-2 in Feces and Potential Transmission (Italy)
Persistent Health Problems beyond Pulmonary Recovery up to 6 Months after Hospitalization for COVID-19: A Longitudinal Study of Respiratory, Physical, and Psychological Outcomes (Netherlands)
Personal Protective Equipment Adherence of Pediatric Resuscitation Team Members during the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
Personal Protective Equipment and Headaches: Cross-Sectional Study Among Moroccan Healthcare Workers During COVID-19 Pandemic (Morocco)
Personal Protective Equipment Supply Chain: Lessons Learned from Recent Public Health Emergency Responses (USA)
Perspectives on Telemedicine during the Era of COVID-19; What Can Saudi Arabia Do?
Peruvian Navy will manufacture artificial respirators to support MoH
Philips debuts smaller emergency ventilator amid manufacturing expansion. (Added Apr-24, USA)
Physical distancing, face masks, and eye protection to prevent person-to-person transmission of SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Physicians’ Attitudes Toward Telemedicine Consultations During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Cross-sectional Study (Abu Dhabi, UAE)
Physicians’ Perspectives of Telemedicine During the COVID-19 Pandemic in China: Qualitative Survey Study
Physiologic Response to the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine Measured Using Wearable Devices: Prospective Observational Study (USA)
Pitfalls in chest CT findings of COVID-19 patients infected during hospitalisation (Japan)
Pitfalls in telemedicine consultations in the era of COVID 19 and how to avoid them (India)
Plastic Bag With Holes as an Alternative to Face Shield: Our Experiences (India)
Plug and Play COVID-19 Accelerator
Pneumonia Severity Index and CURB-65 Are Good Predictors of Mortality in Hospitalized Patients with SARS-CoV-2 Community-Acquired Pneumonia (USA)
Point of care and intensive care lung ultrasound: A reference guide for practitioners during COVID-19 (UK)
Point-of-Care CRISPR-Cas-Assisted SARS-CoV-2 Detection in an Automated and Portable Droplet Magnetofluidic Device (USA)
Point-of-care lung ultrasound assessment for risk stratification and therapy guiding in COVID-19 patients: a prospective noninterventional study (Spain)
Point-of-Care Lung Ultrasound for Differentiating COVID-19 From Influenza (USA)
Point-of-Care Lung Ultrasound for Differentiating COVID-19 From Influenza (USA)
Point-of-care testing for COVID-19 using SHERLOCK diagnostics
Point-of-care-ultrasound (POCUS) in Canadian hospitals during the COVID-19 pandemic: a cross-sectional survey (Canada)
Policies and innovations to battle Covid-19 – A Case study of South Korea
Policy for Coronavirus Disease-2019 Tests During the Public Health Emergency
Pool Testing for COVID-19: Suitable Splitting Procedure and Pool Size for India
Poor walking ability outcome and activities of daily living improvement in patients undergoing cardiac rehabilitation during COVID-19 pandemic (Japan)
Positive end-expiratory pressure in COVID-19 acute respiratory distress syndrome: the heterogeneous effects (Italy)
Positive end-expiratory pressure in COVID-19 acute respiratory distress syndrome: the heterogeneous effects (Italy)
Positive end-expiratory pressure in COVID-19-related ARDS: Do not forget the airway closure (France)
Positive End-Expiratory Pressure Setting in COVID-19-Related Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Comparison Between Electrical Impedance Tomography, PEEP/FiO2 Tables, and Transpulmonary Pressure (France)
Potential of internet-delivered PCIT for ASD in the COVID-19 era: A pilot study (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Japan)
Potential of pulsed light technology for control of SARS-CoV-2 in hospital environments (Canada, Spain)
Potential use of convalescent plasma for SARS-CoV-2 prophylaxis and treatment in immunocompromised and vulnerable populations (Italy)
PPE fit of healthcare workers during the COVID-19 pandemic (UK)
Practical Strategies in Mechanical Ventilation for Patients With COVID-19 Acute Respiratory Failure (Mexico)
Practice, Outcomes, and Complications of Emergent Endotracheal Intubation by Critical Care Practitioners During the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
Pre-Procedural COVID-19 Nasopharyngeal Swab Has Good Concordance with Bronchoalveolar Lavage in Patients at Low Risk for Viral Infection (USA)
Preclinical validation of occupational and environmental safety of an isolation system for noninvasive ventilation in COVID-19 and other aerosol-transmitted infections (Brazil)
Predicting 30-day return hospital admissions in patients with COVID-19 discharged from the emergency department: A national retrospective cohort study (ML/AI, USA)
Predictors for extubation failure in COVID-19 patients using a machine learning approach (ML/AI, Netherlands)
Preferences for Artificial Intelligence Clinicians Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Discrete Choice Experiment and Propensity Score Matching Study (AI, China)
Preliminary Design and Development of a Mechanical Ventilator Using Industrial Automation Components for Rapid Deployment During the COVID-19 Pandemic (Canada)
Prevalence and Timing of Tracheostomy and Its Impact on Clinical Outcomes in COVID-19 Pneumonia Patients in Dubai Hospital (UAE)
Prevalence of exercise-induced oxygen desaturation after recovery from SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia and use of Lung Ultrasound to predict need for Pulmonary Rehabilitation (Italy)
Prevalence of Taste and Smell Dysfunction in Coronavirus Disease 2019
Process for disinfection of N95 respirators during COVID-19 utilizing sterile processing department: A single-center acute care hospital (USA)
Professional practice changes in radiotherapy physics during the COVID-19 pandemic (Global)
Prognostic Significance of Chest Imaging by LUS and CT in COVID-19 Inpatients: The ECOVID Multicenter Study (Italy)
Prognostication using SpO2/FiO2 in invasively ventilated ICU patients with ARDS due to COVID-19 – Insights from the PRoVENT-COVID study (Multiple countries)
Prone Position in COVID-19 and -COVID-19 Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: An International Multicenter Observational Comparative Study (Multiple countries)
Prone position protocol in awake COVID-19 patients: A prospective study in the emergency department (Saudi Arabia)
Prone Positioning and Survival in Mechanically Ventilated Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019–Related Respiratory Failure (USA)
Prone positioning during venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for acute respiratory distress syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis (Singapore)
Prone positioning for non-intubated hypoxemic patients with COVID-19: cheap, easy, and makes sense, but does it work? (USA)
Proning in COVID-19 Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Role of Paralytics (USA)
Proning in COVID-19 Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Role of Paralytics (USA)
Prospective study in the UK in collaboration with WHO
Protective ventilation and outcomes of critically ill patients with COVID-19: a cohort study (Brazil)
Providing Outpatient Telehealth in the United States: Before and During COVID-19 (USA)
Public perspectives on protective measures during the COVID-19 pandemic in the Netherlands, Germany, and Italy: A survey study
Pulmonary function and COVID-19 (UK)
Pulmonary function and radiological features four months after COVID-19: first results from the national prospective observational Swiss COVID-19 lung study (Switzerland)
Pulse Oximetry for Monitoring Patients with COVID-19 at Home: Potential Pitfalls and Practical Guidance
Quest, LabCorp launch nationwide COVID-19 antibody testing in pharmacies and online (Added Apr-29, USA)
Radiographers and COVID-19 pneumonia: Diagnostic performance using CO-RADS (ML/AI, Italy)
Radiology Implementation Considerations for Artificial Intelligence (AI) Applied to COVID-19 (ML/AI, USA)
Rapid and specific detection of active SARS-CoV-2 with CRISPR/Cas12a (China)
Rapid and Successful Implementation of a COVID-19 Convalescent Plasma Programme—The South African Experience
Rapid Antigen Test Combine with Nucleic Acid Detection: A Better Strategy for COVID-19 Screening at Points of Entry (China)
Rapid COVID-19 antigenic tests: Usefulness of a modified method for diagnosis (Belgium)
Rapid COVID-19 detection for hospitals, retirement homes Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Rapid Design and Implementation of Post-COVID-19 Clinics (USA)
Rapid development of analytical methods for evaluating pandemic vaccines: a COVID-19 perspective (Australia)
Rapid Implementation of a Diabetes Telemedicine Clinic During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Outbreak: Our Protocol, Experience, and Satisfaction Reports in Saudi Arabia
Rapid implementation of Inpatient eConsult Programme addresses new challenges for patient care during COVID-19 pandemic (USA)
Rapid implementation of ultraviolet germicidal irradiation and reuse processes for N95 respirators at a health system during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic (USA)
Rapid introduction of virtual consultation in a hospital-based Consultant-led Antenatal Clinic to minimise exposure of pregnant women to COVID-19 (Telehealth, Telemedicine, UK)
Rapid prognostic stratification using Point of Care ultrasound in critically ill COVID patients: The role of epicardial fat thickness, myocardial injury and age (Brazil)
Rapid Risk Assessment: Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the EU/EEA and the UK – tenth update
Rapid Serological Tests for Sars-Cov-2: Diagnostic Performance of Four Commercial Assays (Brazil)
Rapid triage for COVID-19 using routine clinical data for patients attending hospital: development and prospective validation of an artificial intelligence screening test (UK)
RCEM: Template for ED COVID-19 Care Record (UK)
RCEM: Template for ED COVID-19 Paediatric Care Record (UK)
RCPCH COVID-19 guidance for acute settings
Re-thinking of engineering operation solutions to HVAC systems under the emerging COVID-19 pandemic (China)
Recent case studies on the use of ozone to combat coronavirus: Problems and perspectives (India)
Recent trends in analytical and digital techniques for the detection of the SARS-Cov-2 (India)
Recomendaciones de actuación para servicios técnicos en hospitales durante la crisis sanitaria ocasionada por el COVID-19 (Added Apr-16, Spain)
Recomendaciones técnicas para equipos de ventilación aplicados a pacientes con COVID-19. Elaborado por la Sociedad Española de Electromedicina e Ingeniería Clínica.
Recommendations for Health Equity and Virtual Care Arising From the COVID-19 Pandemic: Narrative Review (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Canada)
Recommended Approaches to Minimize Aerosol Dispersion of SARS-CoV-2 During Noninvasive Ventilatory Support Can Cause Ventilator Performance Deterioration: A Benchmark Comparative Study (Multiple countries)
Redesigning COVID-19 Care With Network Medicine and Machine Learning (USA)
Redesigning protective gear for health workers during the COVID-19 pandemic: leveling up the “aerosol box” (Venezuela)
Reduction of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus‐2 Infectivity by Admissible Concentration of Ozone Gas and Water (Japan)
Refining Telemedicine: A Plea From Healthcare Workers During a Pandemic (USA)
Regional Planning for Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Allocation During COVID-19 (Added Apr-29, USA)
Regulatory Sandboxes: A Cure for mHealth Pilotitis? (Telehealth, India, USA)
Rehabilitation and COVID-19: update of the rapid living systematic review by Cochrane Rehabilitation Field as of December 31st, 2021 (Italy)
Remanufacturing: a potentially sustainable solution for increasing medical equipment availability (Added May 8)
Remdesivir by Gilead Sciences: FDA Warns of Newly Discovered Potential Drug Interaction That May Reduce Effectiveness of Treatment
Remote digital monitoring in clinical trials in the time of COVID-19 (Added May 19)
Remote monitoring of oxygen saturation in individuals with COVID-19 pneumonia (UK)
Remote Treatment Delivery in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic (Telehealth, USA)
Reporting of screening and diagnostic AI rarely acknowledges ethical, legal, and social implications: a mass media frame analysis (Australia)
Reprocessing of N95 masks: our experience from a resource-limited setting in India (India)
Requerimientos regulatorios para la fabricación rápida de ventiladores para atender crisis de COVID-19 Diseño & Desarrollo y Manufactura
Requirements and Study Designs for U.S. Regulatory Approval of Influenza Home Tests (USA)
Requirements for a Bespoke Intensive Care Unit Dashboard in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Semistructured Interview Study (UK)
Research shows telehealth is an important tool for rural hospitals in treating COVID-19
Resource planning strategies for healthcare systems during a pandemic (Global)
Resources for smoke & gas evacuation during open, laparoscopic and endoscopic procedures
Respiratory and peripheral muscular ultrasound characteristics in ICU COVID 19 ARDS patients (Italy)
Respiratory Management for Severe COVID-19 Patients Webinar by Philips (Respironics).
Respiratory Physiology of Prone Positioning With and Without Inhaled Nitric Oxide Across the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Severity Spectrum (USA)
Respiratory Protection Effect of Ear-loop-type KF94 Masks according to the Wearing Method in COVID-19 Pandemic: a Randomized, Open-label Study (South Korea)
Responding to COVID-19: Real-time training for the coronavirus disease out-break
Rethinking Patient Surveillance on Hospital Ward (Switzerland, Netherlands)
Retracted coronavirus (COVID-19) papers
Retraction in the era of COVID-19 and its influence on evidence-based medicine: is science in jeopardy? (Brazil)
Return to work during coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): Temperature screening is no panacea
Reusing N95 Respirators at Weekly Intervals During the COVID-19 Pandemic (Japan)
Reverse Transcriptase Loop Mediated Isothermal Amplification (RT-LAMP) for COVID-19 diagnosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis (Indonesia)
Review of Clinical Performance of Serology Based Commercial Diagnostic Assays for Detection of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Antibodies (India)
Review of SARS-CoV-2 Antigen and Antibody Testing in Diagnosis and Community Surveillance (USA)
Review of SARS-CoV-2 Antigen and Antibody Testing in Diagnosis and Community Surveillance (USA)
Revisiting physical distancing threshold in indoor environment using infection-risk-based modeling (China)
Risk assessment of airborne transmission of COVID-19 by asymptomatic individuals under different practical settings
Risk factors associated with asymptomatic hypoxemia among COVID-19 patients: a retrospective study using the nationwide Japanese registry, COVIREGI-JP (Japan)
Risk factors associated with asymptomatic hypoxemia among COVID-19 patients: a retrospective study using the nationwide Japanese registry, COVIREGI-JP (Japan)
Risk factors for mortality in patients with COVID-19 needing extracorporeal respiratory support (Spain)
Risk Factors of Mortality for Patients Receiving Venovenous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for COVID-19 Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (USA)
Risk Factors of Mortality for Patients Receiving Venovenous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for COVID-19 Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (USA)
Risk of in-hospital death associated with Covid-19 lung consolidations on chest computed tomography- A novel translational approach using a radiation oncology contour software (USA)
Risks from Deferring Treatment for Genitourinary Cancers: A Collaborative Review to Aid Triage and Management During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Robotic devices and ICT in long-term care in Japan: Their potential and limitations from a workplace perspective (Germany)
Robotics in Simulated COVID-19 Patient Room for Health Care Worker Effector Tasks: Preliminary, Feasibility Experiments (USA)
Robots under COVID-19 Pandemic: A Comprehensive Survey (USA)
Robots Under COVID-19 Pandemic: A Comprehensive Survey (USA)
Robust Evaluation of Ultraviolet-C Sensitivity for SARS-CoV-2 and Surrogate Coronaviruses (Canada)
Role of 3D printing in the protection of surgical and critical care professionals in the COVID-19 pandemic - (Spanish) Papel de la impresión 3D para la protección de los profesionales del área quirúrgica y críticos en la pandemia de COVID-19 (Spain)
Role of convalescent plasma in severe COVID-19 patients: a single-center experience in Italy during the second epidemic wave (Italy)
Role of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Critically Ill COVID‐19 Patients and Predictors of Mortality (Germany)
Role of Intermediate Care Unit Admission and Noninvasive Respiratory Support during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Retrospective Cohort Study (Switzerland)
Role of masks, testing and contact tracing in preventing COVID-19 resurgences: a case study from New South Wales, Australia (UK)
Role of total lung stress on the progression of early COVID-19 pneumonia (Italy, Germany)
RSNA COVID-19 Imaging Data Sharing Survey
RT-LAMP assay for rapid detection of the R203M mutation in SARS-CoV-2 Delta variant (China)
Rwandan medical workers deploy robots to minimize coronavirus risk
Safe pulmonary scintigraphy in the era of COVID-19 (USA)
Safer Intubation Practices in Critically Ill Patients (Brazil)
Safety of air medical transport of patients with COVID-19 by personnel using routine personal protective equipment (USA)
Safety of Major Reconstructive Surgery During the Peak of the COVID-19 Pandemic in the United Kingdom and Ireland – Multicentre National Cohort Study (UK)
Safety of prolonged prone ventilation in critically ill COVID-19 patients: A short report (UAE)
Safety of surgical masks during phisical activity evaluated with graded cycle ergometry test (Italy)
Safety Recommendations for Forensic Laboratory Staff During COVID-19 Pandemic (India)
SAMHSA announces COVID-19 grants for suicide prevention (Added May, 15)
Sample pooling strategies for SARS-CoV-2 detection (Greece)
SARS-CoV-2 antigen rapid immunoassay for diagnosis of COVID-19 in the emergency department (Germany)
SARS-CoV-2 diagnosis using medical imaging techniques and artificial intelligence: A review (ML/AI, Tunisia)
SARS-CoV-2 diagnostics: Towards a more comprehensive approach to routine patient testing (UK)
SARS-CoV-2 Inactivation by Ozonated Water: A Preliminary Alternative for Environmental Disinfection (Brazil)
SARS-CoV-2 Viral Mutations: Impact on COVID-19 Tests (USA)
Satisfaction and Usability of an Information and Communications Technology–Based System by Clinically Healthy Patients With COVID-19 and Medical Professionals: Cross-sectional Survey and Focus Group Interview Study (Telehealth, Telemedicine, South Korea)
Saving Resources: SARS-CoV-2 Diagnostics by Real-Time RT-PCR Using Reduced Reaction Volumes (Germany)
Scarce Resource Allocation in a Pandemic: A Protocol to Promote Equity, Timeliness, and Transparency (USA)
Scarce-Resource Allocation and Patient Triage During the COVID-19 Pandemic
Science Mag on evidence of post-COVID immunity in monkeys
Scientific American June 2020 Edition "The Coronavirus Pandemic"
Scientific misconduct during the COVID-19 outbreak (Italy)
Scientific Paper: N95 Mask Decontamination using Standard Hospital Sterilization Technologies
Sec‐Eliminating the SARS‐CoV‐2 by AlGaN Based High Power Deep Ultraviolet Light Source (China)
Self-Isolation Compliance In The COVID-19 Era Influenced By Compensation: Findings From A Recent Survey In Israel
Self-proning in COVID-19 patients on low-flow oxygen therapy: a cluster randomised controlled trial (Switzerland)
Senegal’s engineering students design machines to fight Covid-19
Sensitive extraction-free SARS-CoV-2 RNA virus detection using a chelating resin (USA)
Sept 17, WHO World Patient Safety Day!
Sequential development of several RT-qPCR tests using LNA nucleotides and dual probe technology to differentiate SARS-CoV-2 from influenza A and B (Slovakia)
Sequential UV-C and Thermal Decontamination for Reuse of N95 Face Masks during the COVID19 Pandemic (PPE)
Severe Acute Respiratory Infections Treatment Centre (Added Apr-16, Switzerland)
Severe Hypoxemia With Normal Heart and Respiratory Rate in Early-stage Coronavirus Disease 2019 Patients: The “Happy Hypoxemia Phenomenon" (Brazil)
Should Remdesivir Be Used for the Treatment of Patients With COVID-19? Rapid, Living Practice Points From the American College of Physicians
Siemens Healthineers to expand SARS-CoV-2 testing to include a total antibody test to aid in the COVID-19 pandemic (Added Apr-27, International)
Silent hypoxaemia in COVID-19 patients (USA)
Simplified calculation of mechanical power for pressure controlled ventilation in Covid-19 ARDS patients (Turkey)
Size- and Time-Dependent Aerosol Removal from a Protective Box during Simulated Intubation and Extubation Procedures (Slovenia)
Smart approaches to waste management for post-COVID-19 smart cities in Japan
Smart testing and selective quarantine for the control of epidemics (Italy)
Smoke Evacuation Filters After the COVID-19 Pandemic: Technical Awareness for Safety
SNOMED CT COVID-19 Related Content. (Added Apr-28, International)
Solving Community SARS-CoV-2 Testing With Telehealth: Development and Implementation for Screening, Evaluation and Testing
Specification for Rapidly Manufactured CPAP System (RMCPAPS)
Specification for Rapidly Manufactured Ventilator System (RMVS)
Springer: Chest CT features of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pneumonia: key points for radiologists
Standardized liberation trials in patients with COVID-19 ARDS treated with venovenous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: when ready, let them breathe! (Canada)
Statement On AdvaMed And MITA’s Withdrawal From The Medical Device Servicing Collaborative Communities
Steep learning curves to ‘Smooth Sailing’: A reappraisal of telegenetics amidst the COVID-19 pandemic (Telemedicine, USA)
Stem cell therapy in COVID-19: Pooled evidence from SARS-CoV-2, SARS-CoV, MERS-CoV and ARDS: A systematic review (India)
Step-by-step instructions to make personal masks by Kaiser Permanente (Added May 7, USA)
Steris Letter on "Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for the emergency use of the STERIS V-PRO 1 Plus, maX, and maX2 Low Temperature Sterilization Systems" (Added Apr-16, USA)
Strategies for Addressing Expected or Known Shortages of Powered Air-Purifying Respirators and Accessories [ECRI Exclusive Hazard Report]
Strategies for Digital Care of Vulnerable Patients in a COVID-19 World—Keeping in Touch
Successful high flow nasal cannula therapy for severe COVID-19 pneumonia is associated with tocilizumab use (Guadeloupe)
Supporting Medical Equipment Demands During COVID-19
Swedish Policy Analysis for Covid-19
Switzerland - Disease commodity package - Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Switzerland - Pandemic Supply Chain Network - Oxygen Therapy Survey - Medical Equipment
Symptoms at disease onset predict prognosis in COVID-19 disease (China)
Technology and Disasters: The Evolution of the National Emergency Tele-Critical Care Network (USA)
Teleconsultation in general surgery during Covid-19 pandemic, satisfaction survey and feasibility for future (Spain)
Teledermatology in Times of COVID-19 Confinement: Comparing Patients’ and Physicians’ Satisfaction by the Standardized Brest Teledermatology Questionnaire (Telemedicine, France)
Telehealth and COVID-19: Using technology to accelerate the curve on access and quality healthcare for citizens in India
Telehealth and Telecare: A Real-Life Integrated Experience in the COVID-19 Pandemic (Italy)
Telehealth at scale can improve chronic disease management in the community during a pandemic: An experience at the time of COVID-19 (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Italy)
Telehealth in Uro-oncology Beyond the Pandemic: Toll or Lifesaver? (Germany)
Telehealth services support community during the COVID-19 outbreak in Iran: Activities of Ministry of Health and Medical Education
Telehealth transformation: COVID-19 and the rise of virtual care
Telehealth use in emergency care during coronavirus disease 2019: a systematic review (USA)
Telehealth: “virtual” lifeline for home-ventilated patients during the COVID-19 pandemic (Malaysia, Singapore)
Telehealth: How technology can improve your health care by The Mayo Clinic
Telehealth's post-COVID challenge: Integrating in-person care
Telemedical Approaches to Managing Gestational Diabetes Mellitus During COVID-19: Systematic Review (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Germany)
Telemedicine and current clinical practice trends in the COVID-19 pandemic (USA)
Telemedicine and Dermatology Hospital Consultations During The COVID-19 Pandemic: A Multi-Center Observational Study on Resource Utilization and Conversion to In-Person Consultations During the COVID-19 Pandemic (Telemedicine, Telehealth, USA)
Telemedicine as the New Outpatient Clinic Gone Digital: Position Paper From the Pandemic Health System REsilience PROGRAM (REPROGRAM) International Consortium (Part 2)
Telemedicine consultation for the clinical cardiologists in the era of COVID-19: present and future. Consensus document of the Spanish Society of Cardiology
Telemedicine during COVID-19 in India—a new policy and its challenges
Telemedicine for allergic patients during COVID‐19 (Italy)
Telemedicine for Musculoskeletal Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Evaluating Readiness of Saudi Citizens (Saudi Arabia)
Telemedicine for Patients with Chronic Pulmonary Diseases in the COVID-19 Era and Beyond (USA)
Telemedicine for Pediatric Nephrology: Perspectives on COVID-19, Future Practices, and Workflow Changes (USA)
Telemedicine in ophthalmology in view of the emerging COVID-19 outbreak
Telemedicine in Otolaryngology in the COVID-19 Era: A Year Out (USA)
Telemedicine in Pediatrics: Systematic Review of Randomized Controlled Trials (USA)
Telemedicine in Radiation Oncology: Is It Here to Stay? Impacts on Patient Care and Resident Education
Telemedicine In Vascular Surgery During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Pandemic - A Multi-Site Healthcare System Experience (USA)
Telemedicine Uptake Among Older Adults During the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
Telemedicine Utilization in Neurosurgery During the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Glimpse Into the Future? (USA)
Telemedicine via Smart Glasses in Critical Care of the Neurosurgical Patient—COVID-19 Pandemic Preparedness and Response in Neurosurgery
Telemedicine-Enabled Accelerated Discharge of Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients to Isolation in Repurposed Hotel Rooms
Telemedicine: A Practical Guide for Incorporation into your Practice by the American College of Physicians
Telemedicine’s Potential to Reach Adolescent Patients
Telemonitoring for Home-assisted Ventilation: A Narrative Review (Telemedicine, USA)
Telemonitoring for Patients With COVID-19: Recommendations for Design and Implementation (Telehealth, Netherlands)
Telephone Fracture Clinic Consultations: A Satisfactory Solution in Lockdown (Telemedicine, UK)
Telepsychiatry during the COVID-19 pandemic: An experience in a low resource setting (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Iran)
Telepsychiatry in the Arabian Gulf region- Implications beyond the Covid-19 Pandemic by the Asian Journal of Psychiatry
Telerehabilitation during Covid-19 lockdown and gross motor function in cerebral palsy: an observational study (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Italy)
Telesurgery and Robotics: An Improved and Efficient Era (Telemedicine, Pakistan)
Temporal artery and non-contact infra-red thermometers: is there sufficient evidence to support their use in secondary care?
Ten things you need to know about intensive care unit management of mechanically ventilated patients with COVID-19 (Italy)
Testing the Tests: Which COVID-19 Tests Are Most Accurate? (Added Apr-17, International)
Thank you to the EBME/ Medical Engineers
The ABCs of Covid-19 Prevention in Malawi: Authority, Benefits and, Costs of Compliance
The Acceptability of Digital Technology and Tele-Exercise in the Age of COVID-19: Cross-sectional Study (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Singapore)
The aerosol box for tracheal intubation by a junior operator in patients with COVID-19 (Japan)
The application of an oxygen mask, without supplemental oxygen, improved oxygenation in patients with severe COVID-19 already treated with high-flow nasal cannula (Sweden)
The association between mechanical ventilator compatible bed occupancy and mortality risk in intensive care patients with COVID-19: a national retrospective cohort study (UK)
The BMJ: Covid-19 communication aids
The BMJ: Respiratory failure and non-invasive respiratory support during the covid-19 pandemic: an update for re-deployed hospital doctors and primary care physicians
The Clinical Characteristics and Risk Factors of Severe COVID-19 (China)
The Covid-19 Pandemic and the Incidence of Acute Myocardial Infarction
The COVID-19 pandemic in Greece, Iceland, New Zealand, and Singapore: Health policies and lessons learned
The COVID-19 pandemic presents an opportunity to develop more sustainable health workforces (Global)
The Determination of the Inward Leakage through the Skin–Facepiece Interface of the Protective Half-Mask (Slovakia)
The diagnostic accuracy of Artificial Intelligence-Assisted CT imaging in COVID-19 disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis (ML/AI, Iran)
The diagnostic accuracy of seven commercial molecular in vitro SARS-CoV-2 detection tests: a rapid meta-analysis (Indonesia)
The Digital/Virtual Diabetes Clinic: The Future Is Now—Recommendations from an International Panel on Diabetes Digital Technologies Introduction (Telehealth)
The Dutch Data Warehouse, a multicenter and full-admission electronic health records database for critically ill COVID-19 patients (Netherlands)
The effect of a mobile HEPA filter system on ‘infectious’ aerosols, sound and air velocity in the SenseLab (Netherlands)
The Effect of Test Timing on the Probability of Positive SARS-CoV-2 Swab Test Results: Mixed Model Approach (Italy)
The Effect of Ultraviolet C Radiation Against Different N95 Respirators Inoculated with SARS-CoV-2
The Effectiveness of High-Flow Nasal Cannula in Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pneumonia: A Retrospective Cohort Study (USA)
The efficacy of UV light-emitting technology against coronaviruses: a systematic review (Italy)
The endogenous factors affecting the detection of serum SARS-CoV-2 IgG/IgM antibodies by ELISA (China)
The Engineers Taking on the Ventilator Shortage
The European Commission, led by the European Innovation Council and in close collaboration with the EU member states, will host a pan-European hackathon to connect civil society, innovators, partners and investors across Europe in order to develop innovative solutions for coronavirus-related challenges. (Added Apr-23, International)
The Evidence Base for Telehealth: Reassurance in the Face of Rapid Expansion During the COVID-19 Pandemic
The evolving direct and indirect platforms for the detection of SARS-CoV-2 (Iran)
The Expanding Role of Digital Therapeutics in the Post-COVID-19 Era (India)
The Focused Neurosurgical Examination During Telehealth Visits: Guidelines During the COVID-19 Pandemic and Beyond (Telemedicine, USA)
The global impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on clinical radiography practice: A systematic literature review and recommendations for future services planning (Multiple countries)
The global rise of 3D printing during the COVID-19 pandemic (Singapore)
The impact of COVID 19 pandemic on emergency traumatology service: experience from an Italian red zone (Italy)
The impact of Covid-19 on innovation policies promoting Open Innovation (Global)
The Impact of COVID-19 on Mortality in Italy: Retrospective Analysis of Epidemiological Trends (Italy, Abu Dhabi)
The Impact of COVID-19 on the Careers of Women in Academic Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine
The impact of repeated mass antigen testing for COVID-19 on the prevalence of the disease (Global)
The Impact of Telemedicine Visits on the Controlling High Blood Pressure Quality Measure During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Retrospective Cohort Study (Telehealth, Telemedicine, USA)
The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Genitourinary Cancer Care: Re-envisioning the Future
The Implementation and Acceptability of a Combined Mobile Application with a COVID-19 at-Home Test Kit (Telehealth, Telemedicine, USA)
The Importance of Telemedicine during COVID-19 Pandemic: A Focus on Diabetic Retinopathy (Italy)
The Influence of the COVID-19 Pandemic on ICU Organization, Care Processes, and Frontline Clinician Experiences: A Qualitative Study (USA)
The Isolation Communication Management System (iSOCOMS): A Telemedicine Platform to Care for Patients in a Biocontainment Unit
The Joint Commission COVID-19 content and support material.
The Lancet - Neurological and neuropsychiatric complications of COVID-19 in 153 patients: a UK-wide surveillance study
The Lancet: Early prediction of the risk of severe coronavirus disease 2019: A key step in therapeutic decision making
The Lancet: High COVID-19 testing rate in Portugal
The Lancet: Prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 in Spain (ENE-COVID): a nationwide, population-based seroepidemiological study
The limits of the maker ideology: local makerspaces, experimental practices, and COVID-19 (Germany)
The new ‘normal’: Rapid adoption of telemedicine in orthopaedics during the COVID-19 pandemic
The New England Journal of Medicine: Collection of articles and other resources on the Coronavirus.
The New York Times Coronavirus in the US (State and County) Latest Map and Case Count
The Performance of Two Rapid Antigen Tests During Population-Level Screening for SARS-CoV-2 Infection (Kuwait)
The Perioperative Services Response at a Major Children's Hospital During the Peak of the COVID-19 Pandemic in New York City
The Rapid Development of Virtual Care Tools in Response to COVID-19: Case Studies in Three Australian Health Services (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Australia)
The Reign of the Ventilator: Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, COVID-19, and Technological Imperatives in Intensive Care (USA)
The Reign of the Ventilator: Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, COVID-19, and Technological Imperatives in Intensive Care (USA)
The Reliability of Remote Patient-Reported Outcome Measures via Mobile Apps to Replace Outpatient Visits After Rotator Cuff Repair Surgery: Repetitive Test-Retest Comparison Study for 1-Year Follow-up (Telehealth, South Korea)
The Removal of Airborne Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and Other Microbial Bioaerosols by Air Filtration on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Surge Units (UK)
The Role of Artificial Intelligence in Fighting the COVID-19 Pandemic (ML/AI, Italy)
The role of helmet CPAP (Italy)
The role of teledentistry in oral cancer patients during the COVID-19 pandemic: an integrative literature review (Telemedicine, Brazil)
The Saudi Critical Care Society practice guidelines on the management of COVID-19 in the ICU: Therapy section (Saudi Arabia)
The success of virtual clinics during COVID-19: A closed loop audit of the British orthopaedic association (BOAST) guidelines of outpatient orthopaedic fracture management
The Toughest Triage — Allocating Ventilators in a Pandemic
The Unusual Symptoms of COVID-19 (Added May 19)
The US Food and Drug Administration has authorized the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine for emergency use
The Use of Antigenic SARS-CoV-2 Point-of-Care Test: The Italian Pediatric Real-Life Experience (Italy)
The use of head helmets to deliver noninvasive ventilatory support: a comprehensive review of technical aspects and clinical findings (Italy)
The use of helplines and telehealth support in Aotearoa/New Zealand during COVID-19 pandemic control measures; a mixed-methods study
The Use of Technology Among Persons With Memory Concerns and Their Caregivers in the United States During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Qualitative Study (Telehealth, Telemedicine, USA)
The Usefulness of Chest CT Imaging in Patients With Suspected or Diagnosed COVID-19: A Review of Literature (USA)
The Utility of CHA(2)DS(2)-VASc Scores as a Risk Assessment Tool in Low-Risk In-Hospital Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019 Infection (Singapore)
The Utility of High flow Nasal Cannula Oxygen Therapy in the Management of Repiratory Failure Secondary to COVID-19 Pneumonia, 2020, The South African Medical Journal (South Africa)
The Utilization of an Electronic Consultation Service During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Canada)
The World Health Organization Twitter Account for Europe (Added May 4th, International)
This Model Can Help Hospitals Prepare for a Surge of COVID-19 Cases (Added Apr-21, USA)
Thoracic Imaging Findings of Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) Associated with COVID-19: What Radiologists Need to Know Now
Thousands Of Lives Could Be Saved In The US During The COVID-19 Pandemic If States Exchanged Ventilators (Added May 19)
Three Ways to Make Coronavirus Drugs in a Hurry
Thromboprophylaxis in outpatients with COVID-19: a safe bet or tilting at windmills? (Multiple countries)
Timely Diagnosis and Treatment Shortens the Time to Resolution of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Pneumonia and Lowers the Highest and Last CT Scores From Sequential Chest CT
TMC Ventilator Capacity Modeling (Added Apr-17, USA)
To a New Normal Surgery and COVID-19 During the Transition Phase (Italy)
To prone or not to prone ARDS patients on ECMO (Spain)
Today is World Patient Safety Day (September 17th, 2020)
Top medical journals raise concerns about data in two studies related to Covid-19
Tracheostomy During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Comparison of International Perioperative Care Protocols and Practices in 26 Countries (USA)
Tracheostomy for COVID-19: evolving best practice (UK)
Tracheostomy Outcomes in COVID-19 Patients in a Low Resource Setting (USA)
Training and Fit Testing of Health Care Personnel for Reusable Elastomeric Half-Mask Respirators Compared With Disposable N95 Respirators (Added May 13)
Transition to telemedicine and its impact on missed appointments in community-based clinics (USA)
Transitioning a Surgery Practice to Telehealth During COVID-19
Transitioning From In-Person to Remote Clinical Research on Depression and Traumatic Brain Injury During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Study Modifications and Preliminary Feasibility From a Randomized Controlled Pilot Study (Telemedicine, USA)
Transitioning to telehealth due to COVID-19: Maintaining model fidelity in a home visiting program for parents of vulnerable infants (Telehealth, USA)
Treatment of COVID-19 by Inhaled NO to Reduce Shunt?
Trends in the use of robotic-assisted surgery during the COVID 19 pandemic (USA)
Troubleshooting the Pandemic: Engineers Pitch Innovative Solutions to Help Address COVID-19
Two internationally recognized health standards organizations join the effort to manage an escalating global public health emergency. (Added Apr-28, UK)
U.S National Library of Medicine Clinical Trials
UBER and Mexican Startup Blooders join forces to increase the number of blood donors during COVID-19 crisis (Added Apr-29, Mexico)
UK - Accessing the UCL-Ventura CPAP for the NHS
UK approval of AstraZenica COVID-19 vaccine
UK Dept of Health: Guidance- Face coverings: when to wear one, exemptions, and how to make your own (UK)
UK Dept of Health: Guidance- Understanding lateral flow antigen testing for people without symptoms (UK)
UK General Medical Council, Remote Consultation Ethical Guidance
UK Government Specification for Rapidly Manufactured CPAP System to be used during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak
UK Government Specification for Rapidly Manufactured Ventilator System (RMVS)
UK HealthCare Teams with Philips to Power State’s Only eICU Clinical Command Center (Added Apr-21, UK)
UK NHS: Assessment, monitoring and management of symptomatic COVID-19 patients in the community (Telehealth, Telemedicine)
UK NHS: COVID Virtual Ward: COVID-19 Pulse Oximetry From Home Program
UK NHS: COVID-19 waste management standard operating procedure
UK NHS: Supporting hospital discharge: Establishment of COVID virtual wards (UK)
UK Public Health: COVID-19 ventilation of indoor spaces to stop the spread of coronavirus (UK)
Ultra-sensitive Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) Antigen Detection for the Diagnosis of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Upper Respiratory Samples (USA)
Ultrasensitive supersandwich-type electrochemical sensor for SARS-CoV-2 from the infected COVID-19 patients using a smartphone (China)
UN Webinar Series #CopingWithCOVID: A webinar series on young people and mental health
Understanding and managing uncertainty and variability for wastewater monitoring beyond the pandemic: Lessons learned from the United Kingdom national COVID-19 surveillance programmes (UK)
Understanding COVID-19 Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome (India)
UNICEF Catalog of Medical Supplies and Equipment
Universal Masking Policies Reduce Infection in Health Care Workers
Universal Masking to Control Healthcare-Associated Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 (USA)
University of Warwick: Elderly homecare and Active Aging European Initiatives after COVID-19
Unravelling the magic of latent safety threats
Update Alert 3: Ventilation Techniques and Risk for Transmission of Coronavirus Disease, Including COVID-19 (Global)
Updated CDC Guidance confirms COVID-19 is spread by aerosols from infected person(s)
Updated Recommendations for Clinical Wearing of COVID-19 PPE (USA)
US AHRQ: A National Web Conference on the Role of Telehealth to Increase Access to Care and Improve Healthcare Quality on June 9th, 2020. (Added May 11)
US CDC & ISDA: Guidelines and guidance for diagnostic and serologic testing (USA)
US CDC Head estimates 20M Americans have had the virus
US CDC: Effectiveness of a Third Dose of mRNA Vaccines Against COVID-19–Associated Emergency Department and Urgent Care Encounters and Hospitalizations Among Adults During Periods of Delta and Omicron Variant Predominance — VISION Network, 10 States, August 2021–January 2022
US CDC: Improve How Your Mask Protects You
US CDC: SARS-CoV-2 Variant Classifications and Definitions (USA)
US Dept of Health & Human Services – Public health Emergency: Training videos on Deployable Federal Medical Station
US FDA - Lepu Medical Technology Recalls SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Rapid Test Kit and Leccurate SARS-CoV-2 Antibody Rapid Test Kit (Colloidal Gold Immunochromatography) due to Risk of False Results & Stop Using Lepu Medical Technology SARS-CoV-2 Antigen and Leccurate Antibody Tests
US FDA - Medical Device Shortages During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency, US Food & Drug Administration, January 7, 2022, Medical Device Shortages During the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency
US FDA Notifications and Emergency Use Authorizations: FAQs on Testing for SARS-CoV-2
US FDA places Import Alert on all hand sanitizers imported from Mexico (USA)
US FDA Safety Communication: Wear Face Masks with No Metal During MRI Exams
US FDA Virtual Town Hall Series - Coronavirus (COVID-19) Test Development and Validation OCTOBER 21 & 28, 2020
US FDA Webinar Series - Respirators and Other Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for Health Care Personnel Use During the COVID-19 Pandemic
US FDA: Adverse Event Reporting for Medical Devices Under Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) or Discussed in COVID-19-Related Guidance Documents
US FDA: Adverse Event Reporting for Medical Devices Under Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) or Discussed in COVID-19-Related Guidance Documents
US FDA: COVID-19-Related Guidance Documents for Industry, FDA Staff, and Other Stakeholders (USA)
US FDA: Enforcement Policy for Non-Invasive Remote Monitoring Devices Used to Support Patient Monitoring During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Public Health Emergency (Revised)
US FDA: FDA Recommends Transition from Use of Decontaminated Disposable Respirators - Letter to Health Care Personnel and Facilities (USA)
US FDA: Notifications and Emergency Use Authorizations: FAQs on Testing for SARS-CoV-2 (USA)
US FDA: Supplies of Medical Devices for COVID-19: Frequently Asked Questions (USA)
US FDA: Using Ventilator Splitters During the COVID-19 Pandemic - Letter to Health Care Providers
US FDA: UV Lights and Lamps: Ultraviolet-C Radiation, Disinfection, and Coronavirus (USA)
US health officials estimate 20M Americans have had virus
US National Academies COVID-19 and the Present and Future of Black Communities- The Role of Black Physicians, Engineers, and Scientists (USA)
US National Academies- COVID-19 and the Present and Future of Black Communities: The Role of Black Physicians, Engineers, and Scientists (USA)
US National Academies: A Framework for Assessing Mortality and Morbidity After Large-Scale Disasters (USA)
US National Academies: Encouraging Adoption of Protective Behaviors to Mitigate the Spread of COVID-19: Strategies for Behavior Change
US National Academies: Engineering for Pandemics: Preparedness, Response, and Recovery (USA)
US National Academies: Engineering for Pandemics: Preparedness, Response, and Recovery (USA)
US National Academies: Globally Resilient Supply Chains for Seasonal and Pandemic Influenza Vaccines (USA)
US National Academies: Rapid Expert Consultation on Critical Issues in Diagnostic Testing for the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
US National Academies: Rapid Expert Consultation on the Possibility of Bioaerosol Spread of SARS-CoV-2 for the COVID-19 Pandemic (USA)
US National Academies: Reversed-engineered human alveolar lung-on-a-chip model (USA)
US National Academies: The Impact of COVID-19 on the Careers of Women in Academic Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (USA)
US National Academies: Using artificial intelligence to improve COVID-19 rapid diagnostic test result interpretation (USA)
US PIRG Education Fund: Hospital Repair Restrictions
USA - AAMI COVID-19 Emergency Guidance
USA - April 14 AMIA Webinar: Nursing Informatics in Times of COVID 19: Achievements, Challenges, and New Ideas
USA - Convalescent plasma: Possible treatment for COVID-19?
USA - ECRI COVID-Anesthesia Units Technology Overview
USA - ECRI COVID-Comparison Chart Anesthesia Units
USA - ECRI COVID-Comparison Chart Intensive Care Ventilators
USA - ECRI COVID-Comparison Chart Transport Ventilators
USA - ECRI COVID-Intensive Care Ventilators Technology Overview
USA - ECRI COVID-Support Products KPI and Pricing
USA - ECRI COVID-Transport Ventilators Technology Overview
USA - FDA Enforcement Policy for Ventilators and Accessories and Other Respiratory Devices During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Public Health Emergency
USA - FDA Issues Emergency Use Authorization to Decontaminate Millions of N95 Respirators
USA - IEC Access to key standards for critical care ventilators
USA - Kaiser Permanente: Donating COVID-19 supplies
USA - Prudent use of SARS-CoV-2 antibody testing: Avoiding false assumptions
USA FDA July 7th Webinar Series - Respirators for Health Care Personnel Use during COVID-19 Pandemic
USA FDA Webinar Series - Respirators for Health Care Personnel Use during COVID-19 Pandemic
USA: The State of Health Care Quality Measurement in the Era of COVID-19
Use and Content of Primary Care Office-Based vs Telemedicine Care Visits During the COVID-19 Pandemic in the US
Use and Cost-Effectiveness of a Telehealth Service at a Centralized COVID-19 Quarantine Center in Taiwan: Cohort Study
Use and perception of telemedicine in people with type 1 diabetes during the COVID‐19 pandemic—Results of a global survey
Use of Airway Pressure Release Ventilation in Patients With Acute Respiratory Failure Due to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (Mexico)
Use of Airway Pressure Release Ventilation in Patients With Acute Respiratory Failure Due to COVID-19: Results of a Single-Center Randomized Controlled Trial (Mexico)
Use of Chest Imaging in the Diagnosis and Management of COVID-19: A WHO Rapid Advice Guide
Use of Physiological Data From a Wearable Device to Identify SARS-CoV-2 Infection and Symptoms and Predict COVID-19 Diagnosis: Observational Study (Telehealth, USA)
Use of Telehealth for Domiciliary Follow-up After Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Prospective Pilot Study (Telemedicine, Spain)
Use of WhatsApp for Polyclinic Consultation of Suspected Patients With COVID-19: Retrospective Case Control Study (Turkey)
Uses of digital technologies in the time of Covid-19: opportunities and challenges for professionals in psychiatry and mental health care (Telehealth, Telemedicine, France)
Using Administrative Data to Explore Potentially Aberrant Provision of Virtual Care During COVID-19: Retrospective Cohort Study of Ontario Provincial Data (Telehealth, Telemedicine, Canada)
Using Emerging Telehealth Technology as a Future Model in Vietnam During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Practical Experience From Phutho General Hospital
Using Emerging Telehealth Technology as a Future Model in Vietnam During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Practical Experience From Phutho General Hospital (Vietnam)
Using imaging to combat a pandemic: rationale for developing the UK National COVID-19 Chest Imaging Database
Using the lung ultrasound score to monitor disease progression for COVID-19-associated ARDS (France)
Utility of telephone consultations during COVID-19 and beyond: a study of orthopaedic spinal patients (UK)
Utilization of Telehealth Services in Libya in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Cross-sectional Analysis (Libya)
VA.gov Clinical Crisis Skills Training for the Emergency Department
Validation and deployment of a direct saliva real-time RT-PCR test on pooled samples for COVID-19 surveillance testing (USA)
Validation of N95 Filtering Facepiece Respirator Decontamination Methods Available at a Large University Hospital (USA)
Valorization of hazardous COVID-19 mask waste while minimizing hazardous byproducts using catalytic gasification (South Korea)
Value of Minimum Intensity Projections for Chest CT in COVID-19 Patients (Germany)
Vascular Surgery Practice Guidelines during COVID-19 Pandemic in a Setting of High Work Volume against Limited Resources: Perspective of a Developing Country (Bangladesh)
Vascular Thrombosis in Severe COVID-19 Requiring Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation: A Multicenter Study (UK)
Veno-venous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Respiratory Failure in COVID-19 Patients Early Experience From a Major Academic Medical Center in North America
Venovenous Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation for Patients with Refractory Covid-19: Multicenter Experience of Referral Hospitals in a Large Healthcare System
Ventilation management and clinical outcomes in invasively ventilated patients with COVID-19 PRoVENT-COVID): a national, multicentre, observational cohort study
Ventilation management in acute respiratory failure related to COVID-19 versus ARDS from another origin – a descriptive narrative review (Global)
Ventilator Options for COVID-19: Quality Trumps Quantity (USA)
Ventilator Triage Policies During the COVID-19 Pandemic at U.S. Hospitals Associated With Members of the Association of Bioethics Program Directors. (Added May-01, USA)
Ventilator-associated pneumonia in critically-ill patients with COVID-19 in a setting of selective decontamination of the digestive tract (Netherlands)
Viable SARS-CoV-2 in the air of a hospital room with COVID-19 patients
Video presenta las principales consideraciones a tomar en cuenta en el desarrollo de ventiladores para uso de emergencia y las razones fisiológicas tras ellas. (Added Apr-22, Mexico)
Video: Handle and Connect Medical Gas Cylinders Safely
Video: NHK Experiment on Micro droplets suspending in air. (Added Apr-24, International)
Video: Rwandan engineers develop first locally made ventilator (Added May, 15)
Viral load dynamics in intubated patients with COVID-19 admitted to the intensive care unit (Netherlands)
Virtual Cancer Care During the COVID-19 Pandemic in Alberta: Evidence From a Mixed Methods Evaluation and Key Learnings (Telemedicine, Telehealth, Canada)
Virtual epilepsy clinics – a Canadian Comprehensive Epilepsy Center experience pre-COVID and during the COVID-19 pandemic period (Telemedicine, Canada)
Virtual Multidisciplinary Care For Heart Failure Patients With Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Devices During The Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic (USA)
Virtual Ophthalmology: Telemedicine in a COVID-19 Era
Virtual tabletop simulations for primary care pandemic preparedness and response (Canada)