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Emergency Departments Saw Decrease in All Non-COVID-19 Diagnoses

Drop in ED Visits for Cardiac Conditions Tied to Later Cardiac Deaths

Undertreatment of cardiac conditions during COVID-19 pandemic tied to delayed excess mortality versus previous years

B1/15 - Masks

College Campuses at Risk for Extreme Incidence of COVID-19

Colleges rapidly reduced the number of new infections, but many failed to control the spread beyond the campus

HealthDay Reports: Only Half of Americans Say They'd Get a Coronavirus Vaccine — Survey

COVID-19 Vaccine Recommended for All Americans Over 65

Health officials also recommended COVID-19 vaccines be given to all adults with preexisting conditions

HealthDay Reports: Black Americans Appear Most Vulnerable to Coronavirus

DKA Common in Blacks With T1DM and Confirmed COVID-19

Non-Hispanic Blacks with T1DM and COVID-19 have nearly fourfold increased odds of presenting with diabetic ketoacidosis

Counseling on Gun Safety Could Cut Suicide Rate in Military: Study

Lethal Means Counseling, Cable Locks Promote Safe Firearm Storage

Lethal means counseling outperformed control at six months; cable locks outperformed control at three, six months

Women Have Lower Survival to Hospital Discharge After OHCA

Treatment Plans, Outcomes Better for Women With ACS and Low-Risk HEART Score

Women may receive more appropriate care than men with use of History, Electrocardiogram, Age, Risk factors, and Troponin (HEART) score

La vacuna de Pfizer contra la COVID parece promisoria

Ad26.COV2-S Vaccine Seems Safe, Immunogenic for SARS-CoV-2

Neutralizing antibodies detected in 90 percent or more of all participants on day 29 after the first vaccine dose

Distribution of Neurologists Across U.S. Varies Widely

Women Must Get Abortion Pill in Person: U.S. Supreme Court

Similar in-person rules for other medications have been suspended during the pandemic

Many at Risk for Severe COVID-19 Have Essential Jobs

Better Hospital Nurse Staffing Tied to Fewer Sepsis Deaths

Staffing more strongly tied to deaths than adherence to mandated sepsis care bundles

Vinculan a ciertos antibióticos con un mayor riesgo de aneurismas aórticos letales

Ischemic Heart, Hypertensive Disease Deaths Up During COVID-19

Second study shows reduction in cardiovascular diagnostic testing across the world during pandemic