Asthma drug budesonide shortens recovery time in non-hospitalised patients with COVID-19 — PRINCIPLE Trial

Inhaled budesonide, a common corticosteroid, is the first widely available, inexpensive drug found to shorten recovery times in COVID-19 patients aged over 50 who are treated at home and in other community settings, reports the PRINCIPLE trial in 1,779 participants. — Read on http://www.principletrial.org/news/asthma-drug-budesonide-shortens-recovery-time-in-non-hospitalised-patients-with-covid-19/

Emergency cricothyroidotomy and conversion tracheostomy in a patient with COVID-19: a case report | HKMJ

Hong Kong Med J 2021;27:Epub 7 Apr 2021 https://doi.org/10.12809/hkmj209062 Hong Kong Academy of Medicine. — Read on http://www.hkmj.org/earlyrelease/hkmj209062.htm

Why I had a COVID-19 vaccine when my turn came | InSight+

One of the most significant individual contributions that most of us can make to the lives and security of all the members of our community is to get vaccinated against COVID-19, writes Will Cairns — Read on insightplus.mja.com.au/2021/12/why-i-had-a-covid-19-vaccine-when-my-turn-came/

Trends in Geographic and Temporal Distribution of US Children With Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome During the COVID-19 Pandemic | Pediatrics | JAMA Pediatrics | JAMA Network

This cross-sectional study describes the clinical characteristics and geographic and temporal distribution of the largest cohort of patients with multisystem in — Read on jamanetwork.com/journals/jamapediatrics/fullarticle/2778429

Post-vaccine headache in the Emergency Department: what you need to know. St Emlyn’s

I am sure you all saw the recent MHRA press release and guidance, discussing the issue of a possible link between the AstraZeneca COVID19 vaccine and… Post-vaccine headache in the Emergency Department: what you need to know. St Emlyn’s

European Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2021: Paediatric Life Support – Resuscitation

European Resuscitation Council Guidelines 2021: Paediatric Life Support – Resuscitation — Read on http://www.resuscitationjournal.com/article/S0300-9572(21)00068-X/fulltext

Persistent symptoms up to four months after community and hospital‐managed SARS‐CoV‐2 infection | The Medical Journal of Australia

Persistent symptoms up to four months after community and hospital‐managed SARS‐CoV‐2 infection | The Medical Journal of Australia — Read on http://www.mja.com.au/journal/2021/214/6/persistent-symptoms-four-months-after-community-and-hospital-managed-sars-cov-2

Suspected Vaccine Induced Prothrombotic Immune Thrombocytopenia (VIPIT): THANZ Advisory Statement April 2021

Suspected Vaccine Induced Prothrombotic Immune Thrombocytopenia (VIPIT): THANZ Advisory Statement — Read on http://www.thanz.org.au/news/suspected-vaccine-induced-prothrombotic-immune-thrombocytopenia-vipit-thanz-advisory-statement-check-for-weekly-updates

The effect of respiratory activity, non‐invasive respiratory support and facemasks on aerosol generation and its relevance to COVID‐19 – Wilson – – Anaesthesia – Wiley Online Library

The effect of respiratory activity, non‐invasive respiratory support and facemasks on aerosol generation and its relevance to COVID‐19 – Wilson – – Anaesthesia – Wiley Online Library — Read on associationofanaesthetists-publications.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1111/anae.15475

Viable SARS-CoV-2 in the air of a hospital room with COVID-19 patients – International Journal of Infectious Diseases

Viable SARS-CoV-2 in the air of a hospital room with COVID-19 patients – International Journal of Infectious Diseases — Read on http://www.ijidonline.com/article/S1201-9712(20)30739-6/fulltext

Early Release – Transmission of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 during Border Quarantine and Air Travel, New Zealand (Aotearoa) – Volume 27, Number 5—May 2021 – Emerging Infectious Diseases journal – CDC

Early Release – Transmission of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 during Border Quarantine and Air Travel, New Zealand (Aotearoa) – Volume 27, Number 5—May 2021 – Emerging Infectious Diseases journal – CDC — Read on wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/27/5/21-0514_article