Coronavirus

Lakiea Wright, MD: The Importance of Flu Vaccination

September 24, 2020

An expert discusses the importance of getting vaccinated for the flu this year as well as strategies healthcare systems are taking to ensure easy access for patients.

Investigators Identify Key Component in COVID-19, Kidney Injury Link

September 24, 2020

The highest suPAR tertile was linked to a 9.15-fold increase in the odds of an acute kidney injury.

COVID-19 Lockdown Linked to Decline in Acute Myocardial Infarction Hospitalizations

September 23, 2020

This decrease in hospital admissions had no association with regional prevalence of COVID-19.

How a COVID-19 Procedure Helps the Case for Better Lung Transplant Use

September 23, 2020

Low annual donor use and high mortality rates could be correlatively improved with greater embrace of opportunities.

Lakiea Wright, MD: Differentiating Between Allergies, COVID-19, and Flu

September 21, 2020

Distinguishing factors between the 3.

Study Finds Concerning Lack of Influenza Vaccination Among ASCVD Patients

September 19, 2020

Individuals in vulnerable populations had a higher proportion and odds of not being vaccinated within the past year.

Post-Discharge VTE Following COVID-19 Hospitalization Is Low

September 17, 2020

Post-discharge thromboprophylaxis is not necessary.

Chester Oddis, MD: Myositis, Diagnosis and Management Challenges

September 16, 2020

An expert discusses the difficulties in diagnosing and managing myositis, as well as how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected clinical care.

Daniel Albert, MD: Telemedicine Challenges for Rheumatologists During COVID-19

September 16, 2020

Three key issues with using the technology over in-person visits.

Daniel Albert, MD: Telemedicine for Rheumatic Care

September 15, 2020

How rheumatologists use telemedicine during COVID-19.