Weekly Digest: Study supports social distancing as effective COVID-19 mitigation measure in US; COVID-19-related inflammatory syndrome leads to serious illness among children; Flu virus with pandemic potential emerges among pigs in China.
July 06, 2020
Weekly Digest: Novel coronavirus antibodies decline quickly following recovery; Face masks prevent droplet transmission, but lack complete protection; Two-thirds of medically important antibiotics sold in the US are used for livestock production.
Weekly Digest: Early antibiotics lack benefits for severe COVID-19 patients; A majority of US adults support COVID-19 mitigation measures; Gonorrhea becomes increasingly resistant to common antibiotics in Vietnam.
Weekly Digest: Flu vaccine coverage linked to reduced antibiotic prescribing in the US; Most African nations lack critical care capacity to respond to COVID-19; Clinicians detail rare COVID-19-related inflammatory disorder in children.
Weekly Digest: Physical distancing, face masks & eye protection prevent COVID-19 transmission; Study highlights racial disparities related to poor COVID-19 outcomes; A majority of US adults plan to get flu shots next season.