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Researchers reveal blood clot risk and anticoagulation benefits in discharged COVID-19 patients

7 days ago   |   By News Medical

In the largest study of its kind, Feinstein Institutes for Medical Research and Northwell COVID-19 Research Consortium researchers reveal blood clot risk and anticoagulation benefits in hospitalized coronavirus disease 2019 patients who have been recently discharged from the hospital.
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Covid-19 in Maharashtra: Over 32 Lakh Cases, Deaths Cross 57K

Covid-19 in Maharashtra: Over 32 Lakh Cases, Deaths Cross 57K

7 days ago   |   By Medindia Health

Covid-19 deaths in Maharashtra scaled a new high, crossing the 57,000 mark and the number of new corona cases has dropped. However, the state's tally jumped by 1 lakh cases in just 2 days.
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Risk of Serious Bacterial Infections in Young Febrile Infants With COVID-19

Risk of Serious Bacterial Infections in Young Febrile Infants With COVID-19

7 days ago   |   By Pediatric Emergency Care

Objectives
The purposes of this study were to describe the clinical characteristics of febrile infants younger than 90 days with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 infections, to investigate the prevalence of serious bacterial infections in these infants, and to compare the risk of SBI in SARS-CoV-2-positive febrile infants with sex- and age-matched SARS-CoV- 2-negative febrile infants.
Methods
This was a retrospective cohort study conducted from March to November 2020 in a tertiary children's hospital. Patients were identified by International Classification of Diseases, 10th...
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Probabilistic model can help analyze patient trajectories during COVID-19 pandemic

7 days ago   |   By News Medical

As SARS-CoV-2 continues to spread in France, a thorough characterization of hospital care needs and of the trajectories of hospital patients, as well as how they have changed over time, is essential to support planning.
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Statins improve 28-day mortality in hospitalized COVID-19 patients

7 days ago   |   By News Medical

Now, researchers at Harvard Medical School showed that statin use reduced 28-day mortality in patients hospitalized with COVID-19. Both the new initiation of statins and continuing statin therapy reduced the risk of mortality.
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New Cookbook Lets Pet Owners Coordinate Meals With Their Cats

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Medical student, 21, died a day after getting J&J vaccine

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Spike proteins in Pfizer, Moderna Covid-19 vaccines linked to deadly blood...

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Sufficient Drug Stocks and Beds Available to Treat COVID-19 in Tamil Nadu

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Pregnant women to be offered coronavirus vaccine

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Best MP3 Players For Kids (That May Just Keep Them Quiet For A Few Minutes)

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