The machine can decontaminate the same respirator mask up to 20 times without degrading the mask’s performance.
As COVID-19 Knocks on Nursing Homes’ Doors, Full-Time Infection Preventionists Needed More Than Ever
These pathogens are relentless, they are evolutionarily programed to win, and they are currently doing just that.
"Those of us who must go out into the world and have contact with people don’t have to panic if we find out that someone with the coronavirus has been in the same room or stood closer than we wanted for a moment."
Ninety-seven percent of survey respondents have implemented conservation protocols for personal protective equipment.
ACE inhibitors up regulate (increase) the ACE2 receptor. This is the receptor the COVID-19 virus uses to attack the lungs.
The Spanish flu of 1918 killed between 20 and 50 million people. What lessons can we take from it?
Exposure work-ups often involve tracing the movement of the patient and identifying staff who might have been exposed. But with COVID-19 is that feasible?
The Defense Production Act gives the federal government broad authority to direct private companies to meet the needs of national defense.
It’s going to kill 4 million people this year, according to the World Health Organization (WHO). In 2018, 10 million people fell ill with it and 1.5 million died.
The study underscores just how much of a moving target COVID-19 remains.