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[ad_1] Dear Fellow Sunshine Coast Residents: With summer just around the corner, minimal COVID-19 activity across the province, and everyone adjusting to the new normal, this will be our last Community Update for a while. We are continuing to prepare for a...

[ad_1] June 16, 2020 — In March 2020, the RECOVERY (Randomised Evaluation of COVid-19 thERapY) trial was established as a randomised clinical trial to test a range of potential treatments for COVID-19, including low-dose dexamethasone (a steroid treatment). Over 11,500 patients have been enrolled...

[ad_1] As financially hobbled hospitals struggle to survive amid the Covid-19 pandemic, some are turning to a math-trained Soviet-emigre for help. Eugene Litvak, a professor at Harvard University, has emerged as a go-to guru for top health-care facilities, which collectively have lost almost $200...

[ad_1] Abstract Background Chronic use of proton-pump inhibitors (PPIs) is common in kidney transplant recipients (KTRs). However, concerns are emerging about the potential long-term complications of PPI therapy. We aimed to investigate whether PPI use is...

[ad_1] The data were immaculate, he noted. There were few missing variables: Race appeared to have been recorded for nearly everyone. So was weight. Smoking rates didn’t vary much between continents, nor did rates of hypertension.“I got goose bumps reading it,” said Dr. Jon...