Prescribing reduced to just three prescriptions in the last week as new research highlights possible dangers
Here is what the editors at Physician's Briefing chose as the most important COVID-19 developments for you and your practice for the week of...
Length of stay was 9.3 days for survivors; probability high for ICU admission, mortality
No significant difference seen in five-, 10-day course for severe COVID-19 without mechanical ventilation
Insulin infusion may reduce risk for severe disease in those with hyperglycemia and COVID-19
Overall, 13.7 percent of adults aged 18 to 64, 4.4 percent of children aged 0 to 17 were uninsured
Most leaders have ties to industry; considerable variation seen among 10 medical associations in U.S.
Risk increased for prolonged QT and/or ventricular tachycardia, including torsades de pointes
Too little is known about what the presence of antibodies means in terms of future immunity
Prevalence of edentulism, severe tooth loss ≥50 percent higher for adults with RA, asthma, diabetes