The American College of Physicians (ACP) released a statement supporting an “immediate ramping up of supply for distribution of COVID-19 vaccines equitably among and within countries in need.”
The prevalence of early bacterial identification is up to 3-fold lower in intubated patients with SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia compared with patients with influenza pneumonia.
The approval was based on data from a phase 3 study that evaluated Trikafta in 66 children 6 to 11 years of age with CF who were either homozygous for the F508del mutation or heterozygous for the F508del mutation and 1 minimal function mutation.
Investigators assessed the effectiveness of treatment with methylprednisolone vs dexamethasone for hospitalized COVID-19 patients with hypoxia.
MIS-C in children is a rare complication associated with SARS-CoV-2, with an incidence of 316 persons per 1 million SARS-CoV-2 infections.
Most hemodialysis patients but few kidney transplant recipients develop antibody responses to SARS-CoV-2 after receipt of an mRNA vaccine.
More than one in four adults with cardiovascular disease report current tobacco use, according to a recently published study.
Prenatal ultrafine particle (UFP; <0.1 µm) exposure is associated with asthma development in children.