The first results from a randomised controlled trial of a treatment for COVID-19 provide support for larger trials of the drug
This article discusses issues related to regions where critical care units might have limited or no capacity to provide mechanical ventilations. The difference in medical care availability will likely have repercutions on patient outcomes. Full article here: https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2762996
First study identifies risk factors associated with death in adults hospitalized with new coronavirus disease in Wuhanby ISARIC
ISARIC associated paper and first study on COVID19 that analyses a number of patients to assess health characteristics that lead to death in hospitalised adults in Wuhan, China. See full article here: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/03/200309130109.htm
Bill Gates reflects on good governance during a pandemic and how we can learn from COVID-19 to prevent future pandemics.
Clinical Characteristics of 138 Hospitalized Patients With 2019 Novel Coronavirus–Infected Pneumonia in Wuhan, Chinaby ISARIC
A CRF aiming to provide feedback on the process to inform future work with ethical committees and regulatory agencies.