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Academic Journal

COVID-19 testing, despite supply chain issues: The MLO survey results illustrate how labs are coping with SARS-CoV-2.

Subjects: *COVID-19 testing; *MEDICAL screening; *PATHOLOGICAL laboratoriesUNITED States

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jul2020, Vol. 52 Issue 7, p27-31. 5p.

  • Abstract: The article offers insight to Medical Laboratory Observer's third State of the Industry survey, which focuses on disease management and testing for ...

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COVID-19 testing and the revenue cycle.

Subjects: *COVID-19 testing; *AUTOMATION; *EPIDEMICS

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jun2020, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p20-23. 3p.

  • Abstract: The article discusses the challenges and issues faced by laboratories with COVID-19 testing programs in the U.S. with respect to ...

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COVID-19 and cytokine storm syndrome.

Subjects: BIOMARKERS; CYTOKINES; EPIDEMICS

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jun2020, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p8-14. 6p.

  • Abstract: The article discusses COVID-19 disease and how its severe cases relate to cytokine storm syndrome (CSS). Also cited are the normal ...

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How lab diagnostics can support COVID-19 patient management.

Subjects: *COVID-19 testing; *CONTINUING education units; *COVID-19

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jan2021, Vol. 53 Issue 1, p8-12. 4p.

  • Abstract: The article offers tips on how lab diagnostics can support COVID-19 patient management. Topics include the impact of the

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Independent controls add value to qualitative COVID-19 antibody tests.

Subjects: *IMMUNOGLOBULIN analysis; *EDUCATIONAL tests & measurements; *COVID-19 testing

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Sep2020, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p34-38. 3p.

  • Abstract: The article presents the discussion on controls for qualitative tests monitoring the accuracy and precision at the cutoff or the medical decision point. Topics include ...

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Academic Journal

Hyperglycemia associated with hospitalization for severe COVID-19 infection.

Subjects: DIABETES complications; OBESITY complications; BEHAVIOR modification

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Nov2020, Vol. 52 Issue 11, p8-14. 5p.

  • Abstract: The article presents the discussion on the risk factors of diabetes mellitus (DM) and uncontrolled hyperglycemia. Topics include acknowledging the diabetes being linked to comorbidities ...

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Research into the long-term impact of COVID-19 is essential.

Subjects: *MEDICAL research; *COVID-19

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Oct2020, Vol. 52 Issue 10, p4-4. 2/3p.

  • Abstract: In this article, the author discusses the importance of research into the long-term impact of COVID-19. Topics discussed include

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Simple blood test can predict severity of COVID-19 for some patients.

Subjects: *SEVERITY of illness index; *COVID-19

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Sep2020, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p7-7. 1/3p.

  • Abstract: The article presents the discussion on simple blood test predicting the severity of COVID-19 for some patients. Topics include discovering evidence ...

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Initial COVID-19 infection rate may be 80 times greater than originally reported.

Subjects: *COVID-19UNITED States

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Aug2020, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p7-7. 1/4p.

  • Abstract: The article highlights the report of Pennsylvania State University and epidemiologists on the undocumation of COVID-19 infection rate due to testing ...

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Fast Facts COVID-19.

Subjects: *MOLECULAR diagnosis; *COVID-19

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. May2020, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p6-6. 1/3p.

  • Abstract: The article discusses the Facts related to Covid-19. Topics include The novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2

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Assay addresses M genitalium diagnostic abilities.

Subjects: *COVID-19; *SOCIAL distancing

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. May2020, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p8-13. 6p.

  • Abstract: The article discusses Modeling study suggesting 18 months of COVID-19 social distancing. Topics include new modeling study on likely United States and ...

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COVID-19 symptoms can persist for months after hospital stay.

Subjects: *HOSPITAL care; *TIME; *COVID-19

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Oct2020, Vol. 52 Issue 10, p7-7. 1/4p.

  • Abstract: The article looks at a study published in "Journal of Infection" conducted by Center for Infectious Disease Policy and Research (CIDRAP) which showed most patients ...

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Genetic factors may influence COVID-19 susceptibility.

Subjects: *DISEASE susceptibility; *GENETICS; *COVID-19

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Sep2020, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p7-7. 1/3p.

  • Abstract: The article presents the discussion on genetic factors influencing susceptibility to COVID-19 for guiding personalized treatment by examining DNA polymorphisms.

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New All of Us Research Program launches COVID-19 initiatives.

Subjects: *MEDICAL research; *INFORMATION resources; *COVID-19

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Aug2020, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p7-7. 1/4p.

  • Abstract: The article reports that the All of Us Research Program, part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), has announced plans to conduct research on

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Cleaning protocols for COVID-19 prevention.

Subjects: *EXECUTIVES; *LABORATORIES; *PROTECTIVE clothing

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Aug2020, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p34-36. 2p.

  • Abstract: The article highlights cleaning protocols for COVID-19 prevention in pathological laboratories. Topics include the implementation of established and existing protocols of ...

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The benefits of lab automation to facilitate testing for SARS-CoV-2.

Subjects: AUTOMATION; COMPUTER software; DATABASE management

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Dec2020, Vol. 52 Issue 12, p8-16. 6p.

  • Abstract: An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses articles in the issue on topics including challenges in the lab that have been exacerbated by

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Drug that calms cytokine storm associated with lower mortality risk among COVID-19 patients.

Subjects: *MORTALITY prevention; *COMORBIDITY; *CYTOKINES

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Sep2020, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p6-7. 2p.

  • Abstract: The article presents the drug that calms cytokine storm associating with lower mortality risk among COVID-19 patients including lower risk of ...

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COVID-19 TEST UPDATES: Current test options offer first wave of virus detection.

Subjects: *CORONAVIRUSES; *POLYMERASE chain reaction; *ROUTINE diagnostic tests

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. May2020, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p34-36. 2p.

  • Abstract: The article discusses Covid-19 test updates. Topics include the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) arrived ...

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Academic Journal

The significance of serology antibody testing for SARS-CoV-2.

Subjects: DEATH; DIAGNOSTIC errors; EPIDEMICS

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jul2020, Vol. 52 Issue 7, p38-42. 4p.

  • Abstract: The article focuses on the significance of serology antibody testing for SARS-CoV-2 virus. Topics discussed include target antigens for the serology ...

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No improvement in death rate for COVID-19 patients who received hydroxychloroquine.

Subjects: *CARDIAC arrest; *CHLOROQUINE; *COVID-19

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jul2020, Vol. 52 Issue 7, p7-7. 1/3p.

  • Abstract: The article reports that according to a research published in the journal "The Lancet" and conducted from Brigham and Women's Hospital, COVID-19

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Study: Remdesivir benefits some COVID-19 patients.

Subjects: *ANTIVIRAL agents; *TREATMENT effectiveness; *COVID-19

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jul2020, Vol. 52 Issue 7, p6-6. 1/4p.

  • Abstract: The article reports that according to a data published in the "New England Journal of Medicine," hospitalized COVID-19 patients who received ...

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COVID-19 test challenges and future predictions.

Subjects: *DIAGNOSTIC reagents & test kits; *EPIDEMICS; *IMMUNOASSAY

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jun2020, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p32-34. 2p.

  • Abstract: The article discusses the challenges in COVID-19 testing in the U.S. and the forecast on future test developments. Also cited ...

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Use of molecular assays differentiates between flu and COVID-19.

Subjects: *INFLUENZA; *COVID-19 testing; *MOLECULAR diagnosis

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Dec2020, Vol. 52 Issue 12, p40-40. 1p.

  • Abstract: An introduction is presented in which the guest editors discuss the theme of the issue, developing tests that are intended to confirm the existence of ...

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Nearly half of U.S. adults have conditions putting them at risk for severe COVID-19.

Subjects: *RISK assessment; *SEVERITY of illness index; *COVID-19UNITED StatesCENTERS for Disease Control & Prevention (U.S.)

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Sep2020, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p6-6. 1/3p.

  • Abstract: The article presents the discussion on underlying medical conditions associated with increased risk for severe COVID-19 including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (...

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High cortisol levels associated with greater risk of death from COVID-19.

Subjects: *DEATH; *HYDROCORTISONE; *MEDICAL research

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Aug2020, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p7-7. 1/4p.

  • Abstract: The article highlights the research study of Imperial College on risks of COVID-19 patients with very high levels of the stress ...

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Genes and blood type tied to risk of severe COVID-19.

Subjects: *BLOOD groups; *GENES; *RISK assessment

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Aug2020, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p6-6. 1/3p.

  • Abstract: The article highlights the research report of Christian- Albrecht-University on the association of genes and blood type to risk of COVID-19.

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Fast Facts COVID-19 Timeline.

Subjects: *WORLD health; *INFORMATION resources; *COVID-19WORLD Health Organization

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Aug2020, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p6-6. 1/2p.

  • Abstract: The article highlights several information on COVID-19 pandemic including its identification and origin.

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Scientists discover genetic and immunologic underpinnings of some cases of severe COVID-19.

Subjects: *GENETICS; *COVID-19NATIONAL Institutes of Health (U.S.)

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Nov2020, Vol. 52 Issue 11, p6-7. 2p.

  • Abstract: The article presents the discussion on scientists discovering genetic and immunologic underpinnings of some cases of severe COVID-19 developing severe

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Pandemic care: The need for hemostasis testing in critically ill COVID-19 patients.

Subjects: *THROMBOEMBOLISM risk factors; *CRITICALLY ill; *DISSEMINATED intravascular coagulation

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jun2020, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p28-30. 2p.

  • Abstract: The article discusses the issues in hemostasis testing in critically-ill COVID-19 patients, particularly those with acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) and ...

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Researchers show children spread virus that causes COVID-19.

Subjects: *INFECTIOUS disease transmission; *PATIENTS; *RISK assessment

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Oct2020, Vol. 52 Issue 10, p7-7. 1/3p.

  • Abstract: The article looks at a study from Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) published in "Journal of Pediatrics" which found children play a larger role in the ...

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Possible link between COVID-19 and chronic kidney disease.

Subjects: *ACUTE kidney failure; *HEMODIALYSIS; *HOSPITAL care

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Oct2020, Vol. 52 Issue 10, p6-6. 1/3p.

  • Abstract: The article looks at a research by researchers Girish Nadkarni and others published in "Journal of the American Society of Nephrology" which found possible link ...

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NIAID strategic plan details COVID-19 research priorities.

Subjects: *CLINICAL medicine research; *STRATEGIC planning; *COVID-19NATIONAL Institutes of Health (U.S.)

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jun2020, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p7-7. 1/2p.

  • Abstract: The article reports on the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases' (NIAID) NIAID Strategic Plan for COVID-19 Research initiative, which ...

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The impact of endothelial dysfunction and COVID-19 on hemostasis.

Subjects: *THROMBOSIS risk factors; *ANTICOAGULANTS; *BIOMARKERS

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Sep2020, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p46-46. 1p.

  • Abstract: The article presents the impact of endothelial dysfunction and COVID-19 on hemostasis. Topics include primary role of the endothelium being to ...

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Antibodies promising in fight against COVID-19.

Subjects: *THERAPEUTIC use of monoclonal antibodies; *ANTIVIRAL agents; *COMBINATION drug therapy

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Sep2020, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p6-6. 1/4p.

  • Abstract: The article presents the neutralizing antibodies identifying by researchers showing promise as a potential therapy for preventing and treating COVID-19 including ...

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Modeling study suggests 18 months of COVID-19 social distancing.

Subjects: *MATHEMATICAL models; *PREVENTIVE health services; *THEORY

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. May2020, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p7-7. 1/3p.

  • Abstract: The article discusses Modeling study suggesting 18 months of COVID-19 social distancing. Topics include new modeling study on likely United States and ...

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COVID-19 SEROLOGY TEST UPDATES.

Subjects: *DIAGNOSTIC services; *SERODIAGNOSIS; *VIRAL antibodies

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Aug2020, Vol. 52 Issue 8, p28-28. 1p.

  • Abstract: The article lists COVID-19 Serology testing in various pharmaceutical companies including Abbott Laboratories, Beckman Coulter, and Biohit Healthcare.

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No benefit of convalescent plasma in COVID-19 patients, study finds.

Subjects: *CONVALESCENT plasma; *BLOOD transfusion; *CATASTROPHIC illness

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jul2020, Vol. 52 Issue 7, p7-7. 1/4p.

  • Abstract: The article informs that according to a study published in the journal "JAMA," convalescent plasma therapy did not help COVID-19 patients ...

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Multinational consortium reports on COVID-19 impact on cancer patients.

Subjects: *CANCER patients; *INTERNATIONAL relations; *ACQUISITION of data

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jul2020, Vol. 52 Issue 7, p6-6. 1/3p.

  • Abstract: The article reports that according to a data published in the journal "The Lancet" and presented at ASCO20 Virtual, cancer-specific factors are associated with increased ...

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Fast Facts COVID-19.

Subjects: *CLINICAL pathology equipment; *CHEMICAL reagents; *LABORATORIES

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jul2020, Vol. 52 Issue 7, p6-6. 1/3p.

  • Abstract: Statistics are presented on COVID-19 including laboratories are offering testing services to detect SARS-CoV-2; supply chain disruptions ...

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NIH-supported research survey to examine impact of COVID-19 on rare disease community.

Subjects: *MEDICAL needs assessment; *RARE diseases; *SURVEYSUNITED States

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jun2020, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p7-7. 1/4p.

  • Abstract: The article reports on the online survey by the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH)-supported Rare Diseases Clinical Research Network (RDCRN) to assess ...

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NIH mobilizes national innovation initiative for COVID-19 diagnostics.

Subjects: *DIAGNOSTIC services; *DIFFUSION of innovations; *COVID-19NATIONAL Institutes of Health (U.S.)

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jun2020, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p6-6. 1/3p.

  • Abstract: The article reports on the move by the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) to advance national innovation program Rapid Acceleration of Diagnostics (RADx) ...

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FDA revises policy on COVID-19 serology tests.

Subjects: *MEDICAL policy; *SERODIAGNOSIS; *COVID-19UNITED States. Food & Drug Administration

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jun2020, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p6-6. 1/3p.

  • Abstract: The article reports on the move by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to revise its COVID-19 serology test ...

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COVID-19 - Testing, treating and transmission.

Subjects: *INFECTIOUS disease transmission; *EPIDEMICS; *POLYMERASE chain reactionUNITED StatesUNITED States. Food & Drug Administration

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. May2020, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p4-4. 2/3p.

  • Abstract: The article discusses Testing, treating and transmission of Covid-19. Topics include the arrival of COVID-19 in the ...

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Diagnostic accuracy and reliability remain key in SARS-CoV-2 testing.

Subjects: CORONAVIRUSES; CYTOKINES; CLINICAL pathology

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Sep2020, Vol. 52 Issue 9, p18-21. 3p.

  • Abstract: The article presents the discussion on accurate diagnostic testing strategies implementing for effective risk stratification, monitoring of treatment, and recovery. Topics include detection of inflammatory ...

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Sonora Quest takes on COVID-19 in Arizona.

Subjects: *CLINICAL pathology; *INDUSTRIAL property; *DISEASE managementARIZONA

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jul2020, Vol. 52 Issue 7, p32-32. 1p.

  • Abstract: The article informs on a COVID-19 testing program launched by a joint venture between Banner Health and Sonora Quest Diagnostics. It ...

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NIH launches study to investigate pregnancy outcomes resulting from COVID-19.

Subjects: *CHILD health services; *EPIDEMICS; *EVALUATION of medical careNATIONAL Institutes of Health (U.S.)

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jul2020, Vol. 52 Issue 7, p7-7. 1/5p.

  • Abstract: The article reports that on a study launched by the National Institutes of Health to investigate pregnancy outcomes resulting from COVID-19.

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COVID-19, the flu and the future.

Subjects: *CLINICAL pathology; *INFLUENZA; *COVID-19UNITED States. Food & Drug Administration

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Jun2020, Vol. 52 Issue 6, p4-4. 2/3p.

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Hospitals to report COVID-19 test data daily to the federal government.

Subjects: *FEDERAL government; *HOSPITALS; *REPORT writing

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. May2020, Vol. 52 Issue 5, p7-7. 1/3p.

  • Abstract: The article offers information on The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) which is sending a letter to the nation's hospitals, detailing how they should ...

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Risk score predicts prognosis of outpatients with COVID-19.

Subjects: *ARTIFICIAL intelligence; *RISK assessment; *COVID-19

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Dec2020, Vol. 52 Issue 12, p6-6. 1/5p.

  • Abstract: The article presents a report on a artificial intelligence-based score has considered multiple factors to predict the prognosis of individual patients with ...

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Fast Facts COVID-19.

Subjects: *HOSPITAL care; *COMORBIDITY; *COVID-19

  • Source: MLO: Medical Laboratory Observer. Dec2020, Vol. 52 Issue 12, p6-6. 1/3p.

  • Abstract: The article reports on several healthcare personnel with COVID-19 who are hospitalized has reported direct patient contact, underlying medical conditions, and ...

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