Covid19 Medical & Stats

COVID-19 Is Transmitted Through Aerosols. We Have Enough Evidence, Now It Is Time to Act

Contact tracing, explained — Vox


Nearly Half of Coronavirus Spread May Be Traced to People Without Any Symptoms — TIME

Coronavirus Lingers in Air of Crowded Spaces, New Study Finds

How accurate is U.S. COVID-19 death count? Some experts say off by “tens of thousands.” — ABC News

Why Some People Get Sicker Than Others — The Atlantic

I Studied The 2014 Ebola Outbreak. Here’s The Lesson We Didn’t Learn. — HuffPost

430,000 People Have Traveled From China to U.S. Since Coronavirus Surfaced

First known U.S. coronavirus death was weeks earlier than previously thought — San Francisco Chronicle

In two states, a vast testing gap shows what it means to have no national strategy — The Washington Post

When bubonic plague first struck America, officials tried to cover it up — National Geographic

Analysis | There’s a more accurate way to compare coronavirus deaths to the flu

Coronavirus quickly spread around the world starting late last year, new genetic analysis shows

Handheld Ultrasound Devices Are Speeding Diagnosis of COVID-19 — Scientific American

Coronavirus Hygiene, Distancing Lessons Could Lead to Lifetime of Health

What’s So Hard About Developing A COVID-19 Vaccine? We Asked A Scientist

Coronavirus doctor’s diary: Why are people remaining ill for so long? Four months after the start of the coronavirus pandemic, doctors are still on a steep learning curve. One surprise is just how long symptoms seem to last, for some patients. Dr John Wright of Bradford Royal Infirmary (BRI) talks to two young women who are still tired and breathless many weeks after falling ill. Back in March we knew so little about this virus. We assumed that it was a respiratory illness, only to find out that it affects almost every organ in the body. We assumed that we would rely on invasive ventilation and ICU only to find out that early CPAP (non-invasive ventilation with oxygen) on the medical wards was more effective.

Your Coronavirus Antibodies Are Disappearing. Should You Care?

Fergus Walsh: What does Covid-19 do to the brain?

Why 15 U.S. states suddenly made masks mandatory — Vox