A coating applied to endotracheal tubes can release antimicrobial peptides that target infectious bacteria and reduce upper-airway bacterial inflammation during intubation.
Tag: infectious diseases
The CDC will provide $300 million to jurisdictions for community health worker (CHW) services to support COVID-19 prevention and control, and an additional $32 million for training, technical assistance, and evaluation.Read More
The European Respiratory Society released guidelines with evidence-based, best-practice recommendations that aim to support health professionals to reduce mortality and prevent complications, such as the need for intensive care unit admission and prolonged hospital stay.Read More
President Biden pledged Tuesday that the United States will have enough COVID-19 vaccine doses for every adult in America by the end of May, moving up his administration’s previous timeline by two months.Read More
Claritas Pharma is developing a nitric oxide-releasing compound that could potentially be administered orally, via nasal spray, or injection, and fight viral infections like SARS-CoV-2.Read More
Patients with severe COVID-19 who develop ARDS have malfunctions in their immune systems that distinguish them from other COVID-19 patients.Read More