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HealthDay Reports: 15 Percent of Pregnant Women With COVID-19 Experience Severe Disease

Mortality, Preeclampsia Up for Women With COVID-19 Giving Birth

Women hospitalized to give birth who had COVID-19 also had higher rates of myocardial infarction, venous thromboembolism, preterm birth

Continuing Blood Pressure Meds Safe for Those With COVID-19

No difference in outcomes seen among hospitalized COVID-19 patients continuing, discontinuing renin-angiotensin system inhibitors

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

AAP Reports Biggest One-Week Jump in Child COVID-19 Cases

Pediatric Hospitalization for COVID-19 Increasing Across States

Rates at beginning and end of study and extent of change in rates significantly vary across states

Many at Risk for Severe COVID-19 Have Essential Jobs

Trauma Centers Made New Processes for Optimal Care During COVID-19 Pandemic

Most hospitals designated more beds to the intensive care unit; 50 percent designated an ICU for COVID-19 patients

Adverse Events Up With Tourniquet Use in Knee Replacement

Rehospitalization Down With Remote Monitoring After Arthroplasty

Findings show significant reduction in rehospitalization rate for patients undergoing hip or knee arthroplasty

Sixty-Day Outcomes Examined for Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients

Some Hospitalized Heart Patients Report Frequent Nightmares

Frequent nightmares associated with depression, anxiety, insomnia but not cardiovascular medications, sleep-disordered breathing

Early Tracheostomy May Be Considered in Severe COVID-19

Findings challenge recommendations to delay or avoid tracheostomy in this patient population

HealthDay Reports: Nursing Homes a Hotspot for COVID-19 Deaths

COVID-19 Mortality Rates Dropped Over First Months of Pandemic

Hospital-level risk-standardized event rates worse in association with higher county-level COVID-19 case rates

B 12/21 -- Certain Cancer Patients at Higher Odds for Severe COVID-19

Socioeconomic Status Tied to Survival After In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

High-SES patients less likely to receive delayed cardiopulmonary resuscitation; more likely to survive CPR, to survive to discharge and to 30 days