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COVID-19 Feature Articles: Issue 68 August 19

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.


Early convalescent plasma for high-risk outpatients with Covid-19.
New England Journal of Medicine:2021: August 18 Full text

Clinical Practice

Rapid genome sequencing in hospitals to identify potential vaccine-escape SARS-CoV-2 variants.
Lancet Infectious Diseases:2021: August 13 Full text

Quality of care was not compromised during the COVID-19 pandemic at a level-1 trauma centre. AUS
ANZ Journal of Surgery:2021: August 17 Full text


Microvascular thrombi in recurrent myocardial injury after coronavirus disease 2019 infection.
European Heart Journal:2021: August 6 Full text


Associations of BNT162b2 vaccination with SARS-CoV-2 infection and hospital admission and death with covid-19 in nursing homes and healthcare workers in Catalonia: prospective cohort study.
BMJ:2021:374:n1868 Full text

Hospital-acquired SARS-CoV-2 infection in the UK's first COVID-19 pandemic wave.
Lancet:2021: August 12 Full text

Risk of acute myocardial infarction and ischaemic stroke following COVID-19 in Sweden: a self-controlled case series and matched cohort study.
Lancet:2021: July 29 Full text

Outcomes for emergency department patients with suspected and confirmed COVID-19: an analysis of the Australian experience in 2020 (COVED-5). AUS
Emergency Medicine Australasia:2021: July 27 Full text

Analysis of COVID-19 outbreaks in three long-term care facilities in Graz, Austria.
American Journal of Infection Control:2021: August 15 Full text


Pan-sarbecovirus neutralizing antibodies in BNT162b2-immunized SARS-CoV-1 survivors.
New England Journal of Medicine:2021: August 18 Full text

Psychological Aspects

The lived experience of already-lonely older adults during COVID-19.
Gerontologist:2021:16(6):870-77 Full text

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