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COVID-19 Feature Articles: Issue 44 February 11

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.

Infection Control

Povidone iodine mouthwash, gargle, and nasal spray to reduce nasopharyngeal viral load in patients with COVID-19: a randomized clinical trial.
JAMA Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery:2021: February 8 Full text

Clinical Practice

Neurological manifestations as primary presentation of COVID19 in hospitalized patients.
Acta Neurologica Scandinavica:2021: February 9 Full text

Association of metformin with susceptibility to COVID-19 in people with Type 2 diabetes.
Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism:2021: Full text

Association between DPP-4 inhibitors and COVID-19 related outcomes among patients with type 2 diabetes.
Diabetes Care:2021: February 5 Full text

Chest pain mimicking pulmonary embolism may be a common presentation of COVID19 in ambulant patients without other typical features of infection.
Journal of Internal Medicine:2021: February 9 Full text

Prevalence of underlying medical conditions associated with severe COVID-19 illness in adult cancer survivors in the united states.
Journal of the National Cancer Institiute:2021: February 3 Full text

Impact of telemedicine on the management of heart failure patients during coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic.
ESC Heart Failure:2021: February 9 Full text

Patients recovering from COVID19 pneumonia in subacute care exhibit severe frailty: role of the nurse assessment.
Journal of Clinical Nursing:2021: January 12 Full text

The early impact of COVID-19 on chronic pain: a cross-sectional investigation of a large online sample of individuals with chronic pain in the United States, April to May, 2020.
Pain Medicine:2021: February 4 Full text

Validity of in-home teleneuropsychological testing in the wake of COVID-19.
Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology: 2021: February 10 Full text



Effect of the new SARS-CoV-2 variant B.1.1.7 on children and young people.
Lancet Child and Adolescent Health:2021: February 10 Full text

COVID19 and dementia: analyses of risk, disparity, and outcomes from electronic health records in the US.
Alzheimer's and Dementia:2021: February 9 Full text


Persistence of SARS-CoV-2 specific B- and T-cell responses in convalescent COVID-19 patients 6-8 months after the infection.
Med:2021: February 10 Full text

Major role of IgM in the neutralizing activity of convalescent plasma against SARS-CoV-2.
Cell Reports:2021: February 10 Full text


COVID-19 vaccination in pregnant and lactating women.
JAMA:2021: February 8 Full text

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