In the recent WHO guideline, the authors address this critical question: “What is the role of drugs in preventing COVID-19?”
Reaction occurred at or near injection site; reactions were pruritic, painful, and edematous pink plaques.
After the end of in-person instruction, increase seen in frequency of youth mental health concerns, including loneliness.
CVST with thrombocytopenia reported after COVID-19 vaccine with adenoviral vector; management similar to heparin-induced thrombocytopenia.
Factors include previous depression or anxiety, previous PTSD, invasive mechanical ventilation.
This study’s main objective was to compare the SARS-CoV-2 test results using a self-collected swab sample with the results of a professionally collected swab sample.
In-hospital mortality also lower for pregnant versus nonpregnant women admitted to ICU, receiving mechanical ventilation.
Antibody response in IBD patients, including those receiving biologic therapy at the time of vaccination, similar to that of controls without IBD.
Only 29 percent of parents of children younger than 18 years of age said they would get their child vaccinated ‘right away’.
The US Food and Drug Administration plans to expand emergency use of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine by next week so that children as young as 12 years can be immunized.