Translating Morrison’s Presser: what do ‘situation’, ‘issue’ and ‘event’ all mean? – infinite8horizon – peter d barnes

Translating Morrison’s Presser: what do ‘situation’, ‘issue’ and ‘event’ all mean? – infinite8horizon – peter d barnes — Read on infinite8horizon.wordpress.com/2021/02/18/translating-morrisons-presser-what-do-situation-issue-and-event-all-mean/amp/ https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/

Why the world’s pandemic response needs more female voices | InSight+

Women are more likely to take COVID-19 seriously — and more likely to comply with public health recommendations like mask wearing and social distancing. — Read on insightplus.mja.com.au/2021/4/why-the-worlds-pandemic-response-needs-more-female-voices/

The myth of ‘good Covid vaccines’ and ‘bad Covid vaccines’

Experts fear false narratives about vaccines could slow down the task of inoculating people and create other problems in the future. — Read on http://www.statnews.com/2021/02/17/the-myth-of-good-and-bad-covid-vaccines-why-false-perceptions-overlook-facts-and-could-breed-resentment/

Herd immunity is the end game for the pandemic, but the AstraZeneca vaccine won’t get us there

Herd immunity is the end game for the pandemic, but the AstraZeneca vaccine won’t get us there — Read on theconversation.com/amp/herd-immunity-is-the-end-game-for-the-pandemic-but-the-astrazeneca-vaccine-wont-get-us-there-155115

Small holes make for big problems in pandemic Australia

Little things matter a lot in managing COVID-19. So why isn’t Australia’s hotel quarantine system focused on extra-easy precautions like the use of N95 masks for all hotel workers? — Read on http://www.afr.com/policy/health-and-education/small-holes-make-for-big-problems-in-pandemic-australia-20210214-p572d7

The hijacking of public health and the price paid during the COVID-19 pandemic | NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence, Integrated Systems for Epidemic Response

The catastrophic failure of many Western democracies such as the US, UK and many European countries to control COVID-19 has been shocking. Prior to this pandemic, there has been a long-held view in these same countries that only fragile states and low-income countries will fail during a pandemic, and would need benevolent assistance from highContinue reading “The hijacking of public health and the price paid during the COVID-19 pandemic | NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence, Integrated Systems for Epidemic Response”

Aerosol expert Jose-Luis Jimenez is sounding the alarm about airborne transmission of COVID-19

Aerosol expert Jose-Luis Jimenez is sounding the alarm about airborne transmission of COVID-19 — Read on cen.acs.org/biological-chemistry/infectious-disease/Aerosol-expert-Jose-Luis-Jimenez/99/i1

PHARM podcast Episode 234 Welcome to Planet Covid part 1 with Dr David Berger

👇 pic.twitter.com/TBzq9toFBu — Dr David Berger #CovidIsAirborne STOP KILLING HCWs (@YouAreLobbyLud) January 31, 2021 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js

A randomised and uncontrolled ad-hoc post-hoc on-the-fly triple-blind clinical trial on the effects of mandatory quarantine detention on medical professionals. – Glen’s Travel Blog

A randomised and uncontrolled ad-hoc post-hoc on-the-fly triple-blind clinical trial on the effects of mandatory quarantine detention on medical professionals. – Glen’s Travel Blog — Read on glenlo.wordpress.com/2020/04/10/a-randomised-and-uncontrolled-ad-hoc-post-hoc-on-the-fly-triple-blind-clinical-trial-on-the-effects-of-mandatory-quarantine-detention-on-medical-professionals/amp/

PHARM podcast Episode 233 A study of Online physician harassment by Tricia Pendergrast

I found the length it was!! pic.twitter.com/bpAXIo2d3e — Tricia Pendergrast (@traependergrast) January 3, 2021 https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js

Prevalence of Personal Attacks and Sexual Harassment of Physicians on Social Media | Professional Well-being | JAMA Internal Medicine | JAMA Network

This survey study examines the self-reports of personal attacks and sexual harassment of physicians through social media outlets. — Read on jamanetwork.com/journals/jamainternalmedicine/fullarticle/2774727

Up the line to death: covid-19 has revealed a mortal betrayal of the world’s healthcare workers – The BMJ

Up the line to death: covid-19 has revealed a mortal betrayal of the world’s healthcare workers – The BMJ — Read on blogs.bmj.com/bmj/2021/01/29/up-the-line-to-death-covid-19-has-revealed-a-mortal-betrayal-of-the-worlds-healthcare-workers/