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01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Higher comorbidities and early death in hospitalized African-American patients with Covid-19

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), caused by infection with Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus-2, has been declared by the World Health Organization to be a pandemic, with over seven million confirmed cases in the United States [ 1 , 2 …]. New York State, including the New York City, became the epicenter of the epidemic in the United States, accounting for more than 23% of the total U.S. cases by the end of May, 2020 [

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Raavi Gupta, Raag Agrawal, Zaheer Bukhari, Absia Jabbar, Donghai Wang, John Diks, Mohamed Alshal, Dokpe Yvonne Emechebe, F. Charles Brunicardi, Jason M. Lazar, Robert Chamberlain, Aaliya Burza, M. A. Haseeb

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Impact of a pandemic on surgical neuro-oncology—maintaining functionality in the early phase of crisis

The Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has extraordinarily impacted healthcare systems on a global scale, Including the practice of neuro-oncological surgery [ 1 – 3 ].

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N. U. Farrukh Hameed, Yixin Ma, Zili Zhen, Shuai Wu, Rui Feng, Weiping Li, Guodong Huang, Jinsong Wu, Zhongping Chen

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Surfactant therapy for COVID-19 related ARDS: a retrospective case–control pilot study

The SARS-CoV-2 associated disease (COVID-19) has caused massive mortality worldwide. Those patients requiring hospitalization frequently have bilateral pneumonia, and about 15% develop ARDS [ 1 ]. Initially, COVID-19 produces diffuse alveolar …

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Simone Piva, Robert M. DiBlasi, April E. Slee, Alan H. Jobe, Aldo M. Roccaro, Matteo Filippini, Nicola Latronico, Michele Bertoni, John C. Marshall, Michael A. Portman

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

COVID-19 outbreak in Brazil: adherence to national preventive measures and impact on people’s lives, an online survey

On December 31st 2019, the World Health Organization (WHO) received a notification of an unknown viral pneumonia outbreak in the Hubei Province of China. This outbreak was later found to be caused by the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome …

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Edlaine Faria de Moura Villela, Rossana Verónica Mendoza López, Ana Paula Sayuri Sato, Fábio Morato de Oliveira, Eliseu Alves Waldman, Rafael Van den Bergh, Joseph Nelson Siewe Fodjo, Robert Colebunders

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Quality and readability of web-based Arabic health information on COVID-19: an infodemiological study

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has been a terrifying disease since it first appeared in December 2019 in Wuhan, China. The causative pathogen was identified as severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) [ 1 , 2 ]. In March …

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Esam Halboub, Mohammed Sultan Al-Ak’hali, Hesham M. Al-Mekhlafi, Mohammed Nasser Alhajj

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Commentary | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Managing clinical trials during COVID-19: experience from a clinical research facility

There is a dearth of literature on best practices for managing clinical trials, and little is understood on the role of the clinical trial manager. The COVID-19 pandemic has brought this into focus, and the continuance of clinical trials worldwide …

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Frances Shiely, Jean Foley, Amy Stone, Emma Cobbe, Shaunagh Browne, Ellen Murphy, Maeve Kelsey, Joanne Walsh-Crowley, Joseph A. Eustace

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Letter to the Editor | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

COVID-19 lockdown beneficial effects on lung function in a cohort of cystic fibrosis patients

In December 2019, an infectious disease, caused by a novel coronavirus, emerged in Wuhan City, China. The disease was later named coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and the virus which causes it was named severe acute respiratory syndrome …

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Alessia Giuseppina Servidio, Giulia Capata, Laura Levantino, Guglielmo Riccio, Sarah Contorno, Egidio Barbi, Massimo Maschio

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Letter | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Evaluation of the efficacy and safety of inhaled magnesium sulphate in combination with standard treatment in patients with moderate or severe COVID-19: A structured summary of a study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

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Guitti Pourdowlat, Seyed Ruhollah Mousavinasab, Behrooz Farzanegan, Alireza Kashefizadeh, Zohreh Akhoundi Meybodi, Maedeh Jafarzadeh, Shadi Baniasadi

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Analysis of viral load in different specimen types and serum antibody levels of COVID-19 patients

The recent emergence of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) poses a serious threat to human health. SARS-CoV-2 can cause asymptomatic infections, mild self-limiting respiratory diseases, and severe progressive …

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Ling Li, Chianru Tan, Jia Zeng, Chen Luo, Shi Hu, Yanke Peng, Wenjuan Li, Zhixiong Xie, Yueming Ling, Xuejun Zhang, E. Deng, Haixia Xu, Jue Wang, Yudi Xie, Yaling Zhou, Wei Zhang, Yong Guo, Zhong Liu

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

CT radiomics facilitates more accurate diagnosis of COVID-19 pneumonia: compared with CO-RADS

The ongoing pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by a novel coronavirus “severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2” (SARS-CoV-2) has become a global threat [ 1 , 2 ]. The high contagion of SARS-CoV-2 and the virulence to …

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Huanhuan Liu, Hua Ren, Zengbin Wu, He Xu, Shuhai Zhang, Jinning Li, Liang Hou, Runmin Chi, Hui Zheng, Yanhong Chen, Shaofeng Duan, Huimin Li, Zongyu Xie, Dengbin Wang

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Transcriptome of nasopharyngeal samples from COVID-19 patients and a comparative analysis with other SARS-CoV-2 infection models reveal disparate host responses against SARS-CoV-2

Since the declaration of COVID-19 pandemic on 11 March, this Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) mediated infection has spread ~ 213 countries and territories [ 1 ]. Approximately, 15 million individuals across the globe …

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Abul Bashar Mir Md. Khademul Islam, Md. Abdullah-Al-Kamran Khan, Rasel Ahmed, Md. Sabbir Hossain, Shah Md. Tamim Kabir, Md. Shahidul Islam, A. M. A. M. Zonaed Siddiki

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Prepared and highly committed despite the risk of COVID-19 infection: a cross-sectional survey of primary care physicians’ concerns and coping strategies in Singapore

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has characterized the novel Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak as a pandemic, with 57,882,183 confirmed cases and 1,377,395 deaths globally as of 22nd November 2020 [ 1 ]. Much academic and media …

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Jerrald Lau, David Hsien-Yung Tan, Gretel Jianlin Wong, Yii-Jen Lew, Ying-Xian Chua, Lian-Leng Low, Han-Kwee Ho, Thiam-Soo Kwek, Sue-Anne Ee-Shiow Toh, Ker-Kan Tan

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Age is not the only risk factor in COVID-19: the role of comorbidities and of long staying in residential care homes

The COVID 19 outbreak represents an historically unprecedented pandemic, particularly dangerous and potentially lethal for elderly population. Since the beginning of the actual SARS-CoV-2 outbreak it was evident that older people, compared to …

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M. D’ascanio, M. Innammorato, L. Pasquariello, D. Pizzirusso, G. Guerrieri, S. Castelli, A. Pezzuto, C. De vitis, P. Anibaldi, A. Marcolongo, R. Mancini, A. Ricci, S. Sciacchitano

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Correspondence | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

COVID-19-induced sarcopenia and physical deconditioning may require reassessment of surgical risk for patients with cancer

High-quality clinical trials are making great strides in the treatment of acute SARS-CoV-2 infection whilst the research world adjusts its focus on long-term consequences of the disease. The term ‘long COVID’ is gaining popularity in the …

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Patrick Casey, Yeng Ang, Javed Sultan

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

The impact of sharing physical activity experience on social network sites on residents’ social connectedness:a cross-sectional survey during COVID-19 social quarantine

Physical activity not only enhances people’s physical health but also promotes socialization and social connectedness [ 1 ]. Social connectedness is a multi-dimensional structure and plays an important role in promoting happiness, self-esteem, and …

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Yifan Zuo, Yudan Ma, Mu Zhang, Xiaoyuan Wu, Zhanbing Ren

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Ventilator-associated pneumonia in critically ill patients with COVID-19

Pandemic COVID-19 is associated with a high number of patients suffering from severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS). Such patients can spend significant periods of time in intensive care units (ICU), with up to 80% of patients admitted to ICU …

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Mailis Maes, Ellen Higginson, Joana Pereira-Dias, Martin D. Curran, Surendra Parmar, Fahad Khokhar, Delphine Cuchet-Lourenço, Janine Lux, Sapna Sharma-Hajela, Benjamin Ravenhill, Islam Hamed, Laura Heales, Razeen Mahroof, Amelia Solderholm, Sally Forrest, Sushmita Sridhar, Nicholas M. Brown, Stephen Baker, Vilas Navapurkar, Gordon Dougan, Josefin Bartholdson Scott, Andrew Conway Morris

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Anxiety amongst physicians during COVID-19: cross-sectional study in Pakistan

The success in controlling the spread of the coronavirus differs between countries, based upon their strategies for infectious disease management and the strength of healthcare systems [ 1 ]. Pakistan has a comparatively weak public health system …

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Qaisar Khalid Mahmood, Sara Rizvi Jafree, Aisha Jalil, Syed Mujtaba Hasnain Nadir, Florian Fischer

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Advanced care planning during the COVID-19 pandemic: ceiling of care decisions and their implications for observational data

In December 2019, severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) was first identified as the causative agent for a cluster of pneumonia cases in Wuhan City, China [ 1 ]. A global pandemic was declared by the World Health Organisation …

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Sam Straw, Melanie McGinlay, Michael Drozd, Thomas A. Slater, Alice Cowley, Stephe Kamalathasan, Nicholas Maxwell, Rory A. Bird, Aaron O. Koshy, Milos Prica, Peysh A. Patel, Samuel D. Relton, John Gierula, Richard M. Cubbon, Mark T. Kearney, Klaus K. Witte

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

JAK-inhibitor and type I interferon ability to produce favorable clinical outcomes in COVID-19 patients: a systematic review and meta-analysis

The spread of a highly pathogenic novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) has emerged as the deadliest pandemic since influenza in 1918, posing significant challenges for public health organizations, health care providers, and governments at all levels [ 1 …

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Lucas Walz, Avi J. Cohen, Andre P. Rebaza, James Vanchieri, Martin D. Slade, Charles S. Dela Cruz, Lokesh Sharma

01.12.2021 | COVID-19 | Letter | Ausgabe 1/2021 Open Access

Testing the efficacy and safety of BIO101, for the prevention of respiratory deterioration, in patients with COVID-19 pneumonia (COVA study): a structured summary of a study protocol for a randomised controlled trial

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W. Dioh, M. Chabane, C. Tourette, A. Azbekyan, C. Morelot-Panzini, L. A. Hajjar, M. Lins, G. B. Nair, T. Whitehouse, J. Mariani, M. Latil, S. Camelo, R. Lafont, P. J. Dilda, S. Veillet, S. Agus

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