HIV testing occurs at less than 1% of physician office and emergency department visits and at less than 3% of community health center visits.
Researchers sought to identify and characterize stroke in COVID-19 in a single healthcare system in New York.
Researchers summarized the epidemiology and clinical characteristics of 186 cases of multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children.
Antibody testing may detect severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 infection with sensitivity peaking at three weeks since symptom onset.
Altered mental status is the second most common neurological presentation for patients with COVID-19.
Lifting “lockdown” restrictions imposed to reduce the spread of COVID-19 would most likely result in a resurgence of infections.
Patients with stage III and IV cancer have worse quality of life during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Many New York City health care workers are experiencing COVID-19-related psychological distress, especially nurses and advanced practice providers.
The Canadian Thoracic Society’s Position Statement on the Optimization of Asthma Management during the COVID-19 pandemic had several key insights.
An outbreak of Cyclospora infections in the US Midwest appears to be linked to bagged salad mixes.
A team of investigators report on the findings from a randomized controlled trial of 3 enhanced influenza vaccines and a standard-dose vaccine in older adults.
Growing concerns about thromboembolic comorbidities in patients with COVID-19 is leading ASH to create clinical practice guidelines to treat this patient population.
An inhaled version of the antiviral drug remdesivir w. ill soon be tested outside a hospital setting
French investigators report on the impact of the COVID-19 lockdown and school closures on pediatric emergency department visits and hospital admissions.
The CDC has reported observing a significant increase in the number of meningococcal disease cases with isolates containing a blaROB-1 β-lactamase enzyme gene.
COVID-19 should be suspected when patients present with a severe reduction of taste and smell in the absence of severe nasal obstruction.
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, New York State implemented a series of community mitigation strategies, and monitoring approaches are needed to assess the effect of these interventions.
The FDA has approved an expanded indication for Gardasil 9® (human papillomavirus 9-valent vaccine [HPV], recombinant; Merck) to include the prevention of oropharyngeal and other head and neck cancers caused by HPV Types 16, 18, 31, 33, 45, 52, and 58 in patients aged 9 to 45 years.
A team of researchers conducted surveillance at a New York City hospital to assess the prevalence K pneumoniae.
The use of the prone position for awake, spontaneously breathing patients with COVID-19-related severe hypoxemic respiratory failure is associated with improved oxygenation.