Tag Archives: Dire

New Hydroxychloroquine Data, Dire PPE Shortages

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What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 30, 2020 — Here are the latest coronavirus stories Medscape’s editors around the globe think you need to know about today:  More Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) Data The same French researchers who created buzz over a potential treatment for …

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Survey Shows Just How Dire PPE Shortages Are at Many Hospitals

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What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: MARCH 29, 2020 — As the COVID-19 pandemic spreads over the country, nearly half (48%) of US healthcare facilities — of various types and sizes — are already or almost out of respirators for treating patients, according to the results of a …

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Doctors Say Shortage of Protective Gear Is Dire During Coronavirus Pandemic

Doctors Say Shortage of Protective Gear Is Dire During Coronavirus Pandemic

The Open Cities Community Health Center in St. Paul, Minn., is considering shutting its doors, because of a dwindling supply of face masks. Doctors at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis have been forced to perform invasive procedures with loose fitting surgical masks rather than the tight respirator masks recommended …

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White House Takes New Line After Dire Report on Death Toll

White House Takes New Line After Dire Report on Death Toll

Sweeping new federal recommendations announced on Monday for Americans to sharply limit their activities appeared to draw on a dire scientific report warning that, without action by the government and individuals to slow the spread of coronavirus and suppress new cases, 2.2 million people in the United States could die. …

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