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COVID-19 Feature Articles: Issue 37 December 17

A guide that lists selected articles regarding COVID-19 relevant to SVHA

COVID-19 Feature Articles

This page lists feature articles on COVID-19 relevant to people working at St Vincent's Health Australia.

All articles listed are open access unless stated otherwise.


Baricitinib plus remdesivir for hospitalized adults with Covid-19.
New England Journal of Medicine:2020:December 11 Full text

An EUA for bamlanivimab—a monoclonal antibody for COVID-19.
JAMA: 2020: December 11 Full text

Clinical Practice

Derivation of a clinical risk score to predict 14-day occurrence of hypoxia, ICU admission, and death among patients with coronavirus disease 2019.
Journal of General Internal Medicine:2020: December 3 Full text

Clinical update for physical therapists: coagulopathy and COVID-19.
Physical Therapy:2020:100(12):2127-33 Full text

COVID-MATCH65—A prospectively derived clinical decision rule for severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2. STV
PLOS One:2020: December 9 Full text

Epidemiology and clinical features of emergency department patients with suspected COVID19: Insights from Australia's ‘second wave’ (COVED4). AUS
Emergency Medicine Australasia:2020: December 14 Full text


Safety and efficacy of the ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 vaccine (AZD1222) against SARS-CoV-2: an interim analysis of four randomised controlled trials in Brazil, South Africa, and the UK.
Lancet:2020: December 8 Full text

Safety and efficacy of the BNT162b2 mRNA Covid-19 vaccine.
New England Journal of Medicine:2020: December 10 Full text

Infection Control

Evaluation of cloth masks and modified procedure masks as personal protective equipment for the public during the COVID-19 pandemic.
JAMA Internal Medicine:2020: December 10 Full text

Temperature screening for SARSCoV2 in nursing homes: evidence from two national cohorts.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society:2020:68(12):2716-20 Full text

Occupational COVID19 risk for anaesthesia and intensive care staff – lowrisk specialties in a highrisk setting.
Anaesthesia:2020: December 11 Full text

Process for disinfection of N95 respirators during COVID-19 utilizing sterile processing department: a single center acute care hospital.
American Journal of Infection Control:2020: December 13 Full text


Malnutrition prolongs the hospitalization of patients with COVID-19 infection: a clinical epidemiological analysis.
Journal of Nutrition, Health and Aging:2020: December 1 Full text

Impaired fibrinolysis in critically ill COVID-19 patients.
British Journal of Anaesthesia:2020: December 9 Full text

Mucocutaneous manifestations of multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
JAMA Dermatology:2020: December 9 Full text

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