Infectious Disease

COVID-19 Complications & Searches for a Cure with Dr. David Ho

August 04, 2020


World-leading virologist and AIDS researcher David Ho, MD, joins the inaugural podcast episode.

Eugenia South, MD, MSHP: COVID-19 and Nature

August 03, 2020


Being outside is safer than being inside with a lot of people.

Miguel Regueiro, MD: Ongoing Examination at Link Between Gastrointestinal Symptoms and COVID-19

July 31, 2020


Nearly two-thirds of COVID-19 patients have gastrointestinal symptoms.

Experts Discuss COVID-19 Vaccine Developments

July 31, 2020


A recap of an expert-led webinar on vaccine developments for COVID-19.

Flu and Pneumonia Vaccines Could Help Reduce Alzheimer Disease Dementia Risk

July 31, 2020


Three studies presented during the AAIC 2020 annual meeting show how frequent influenza vaccination help promote a gene-dependent reduction of Alzheimer disease by up to 40%.

Pediatric Multisystem Inflammatory Disease and COVID-19

July 24, 2020


Until more is known about long-term cardiac mechanisms behind MIS-C, providers could consider following Kawasaki disease guidelines for follow-up care

Algorithm Compares Risk of Cancelled Ophthalmology Appointments Against COVID-19

July 23, 2020


The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has forced several ophthalmologists to cancel appointments with patients who might be at a risk of developing sight-threatening illnesses.

Direct-Acting Antivirals Lowers Mortality Rate of Hepatitis C Infections

July 22, 2020


The association of DAA treatment with mortality did not differ by sex in the cirrhosis group.

Oxford University Coronavirus Vaccine Reports Promising Early Results

July 20, 2020


The vaccine induced T cell response in about 2 weeks, and antibody response in about 4 weeks, among 1000-plus healthy adults.

Jeremy Orr, MD, MPH: Lack of Routine Care During COVID-19

July 19, 2020


AI can help make up for missed appointments and screening.