COVID-19

COVID19 Frontlines

Are there any new treatments for covid-19 ?

COVID 19 TREATMENT UPDATES : These are salient points/ experiences over the past few months which I did not have the time to jot down. I will try to compile them here based on latest developments with time. They have no fixed sequence but would be a useful aggregation. SARS COV 2 positive patients with any oxygen requirement should be started on dexamethasone. Ideally 6 mg OD for a 10 day course.If Oxygen requirement surpasses 40 % then Remdesevir should be...

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CORONAVIRUS UPDATES

WHAT IS COVID 19:

This is a feeble attempt at rearranging my thoughts on COVID 19 over the past 3 months. I have tried to incorporated all the bits of authentic and relevant  information in one piece. I will keep updating this article with time.   PANDEMICS AND CAUSATIVE FACTORS:   Pandemics are caused by 2 types of organisms i.e bacteria and viruses. Viruses are interesting because they can jump from one specie to another. HIV came from chimpanzees, Ebola most likely from Bats, Bird and Swine...

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