Tag: covid

1. Antibody testing to severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection was shown to provide diagnostic support for patients who tested negative by nucleic acid amplification test (NAAT) but remained clinically suspicious for the infection. 2. Antibody testing to SARS-CoV-2 was shown to contribute to the existing infection serology...
1. Metformin was found to be safe and tolerable in survivors of pediatric brain tumors. 2. Metformin was associated with retention of memory and processing speed abilities, as well as a reduction of white matter loss. Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent) It is believed that endogenous neural precursor cells (NPCs) can promote...
1. Antibody testing to severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection was shown to provide diagnostic support for patients who tested negative by nucleic acid amplification test (NAAT) but remained clinically suspicious for the infection. 2. Antibody testing to SARS-CoV-2 was shown to contribute to the existing infection serology...
1. The novel SARS-CoV-2 vaccine, ChAdOx1 nCoV-2, offered a reasonable safety profile with no serious adverse events in first phase 1/2 trial. 2. ChAdOx1 nCoV-2 showed neutralizing antibody responses against SARS-CoV-2 in the majority of patients. Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent) Study Rundown: No vaccines have been approved for the prevention of...
1. In this double-blind, randomized trial, hydroxychloroquine did not reduce symptom severity in an adult, outpatient population. 2. More side effects, mainly gastrointestinal symptoms, were experienced by the patients in the treatment group. Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent) Study Rundown: There are currently no effective oral therapies for the outpatient treatment of...