‘This is such a serious disease’: Inside an ICU patient transfer as COVID-19 cases rise | CTV News

While patients get sicker and ICUs continue to fill up, critical care physicians are transporting patients between hospitals to free up beds in some of Ontario’s hardest hit regions. — Read on http://www.ctvnews.ca/health/coronavirus/this-is-such-a-serious-disease-inside-an-icu-patient-transfer-as-covid-19-cases-rise-1.5381715

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

Case Study: TrustAir on the aeromedical transfer of Covid-19 patients | AirMed&Rescue

Flying a Covid-positive patient is a huge challenge from both a teamwork and a professional perspective. Dr Peter Turi of TrustAir described how his team manages Covid patients  — Read on http://www.airmedandrescue.com/latest/long-read/case-study-trustair-aeromedical-transfer-covid-19-patients

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

‘We’ve been abandoned’: Stranded Australians are taking their fight to come home to the United Nations

The group says Australia’s quarantine system and cap on repatriation flights has breached an international convention on the right to return home. — Read on http://www.sbs.com.au/news/we-ve-been-abandoned-stranded-australians-are-taking-their-fight-to-come-home-to-the-united-nations

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

Safety of air medical transport of patients with COVID‐19 by personnel using routine personal protective equipment – Braude – 2021 – Journal of the American College of Emergency Physicians Open – Wiley Online Library

Safety of air medical transport of patients with COVID‐19 by personnel using routine personal protective equipment – Braude – 2021 – Journal of the American College of Emergency Physicians Open – Wiley Online Library — Read on onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/emp2.12389

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

CDC’s ‘huge mistake’: did misguided mask advice drive up Covid death toll for health workers? | Coronavirus | The Guardian

Researchers say ‘very low’-quality research led to outdated guidelines on who got the best PPE, leaving those most at risk exposed — Read on amp.theguardian.com/us-news/2021/mar/12/cdc-covid-protective-gear-ppe-research

Safety of air medical transport of patients with COVID‐19 by personnel using routine personal protective equipment – Braude – 2021 – Journal of the American College of Emergency Physicians Open – Wiley Online Library

Safety of air medical transport of patients with COVID‐19 by personnel using routine personal protective equipment – Braude – 2021 – Journal of the American College of Emergency Physicians Open – Wiley Online Library — Read on onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/emp2.12389

COVID-19 Outbreak Among Attendees of an Exercise Facility — Chicago, Illinois, August–September 2020 | MMWR

This report describes an investigation of COVID-19 transmission among attendees of indoor high-intensity classes at a Chicago exercise facility — Read on http://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/70/wr/mm7009e2.htm