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Coronavirus Pandemic Update 35: New Outbreaks & Travel Restrictions, Possible COVID-19 Treatments

welcome to another MedCram COVID-19 update. we are in pandemic Italy has shot up dramatically to 12,000 cases South Korea is still around 7800 we’ve been looking at those two wondering what the difference is between Italy and South Korea Italy has an excellent healthcare delivery system as does South Korea many possible explanations for… Read More »

New Coronavirus Cases In Washington State Lead To Fears Of Community Spread | NBC News NOW

Why Washington health officials fear novel coronavirus may have been quietly spreading

JUDY WOODRUFF: The toll from the coronavirus is edging up tonight across the United States. So far, there are six known deaths, all in Washington state, but there are fears the virus is considerably more widespread than previously known. Lisa Desjardins begins our coverage LISA DESJARDINS: In the greater Seattle area, health officials now question… Read More »

Coronavirus Epidemic Update 30: More Global COVID-19 Outbreaks, Vitamin D May Aid Prevention

welcome to another MedCram COVID-19 update we’ll do some updates and also talk about preparation from a prevention standpoint here we have our Johns Hopkins dashboard at ninety four thousand total confirmed cases total deaths thirty two hundred total recovered fifty one thousand South Korea has the most confirmed outside of China and we’re talking… Read More »

Coronavirus Epidemic Update 27: Testing accuracy for COVID-19 (CT Scan vs. RT-PCR), California Cases

welcome to another MedCram update let’s talk about California and testing but before we do let’s just review total confirm eighty 2164 total deaths 2800 oh one total recovered thirty two thousand eight hundred and ninety seven we see more of a continuation of what we’ve been seeing in the past let’s go to the… Read More »

Coronavirus Epidemic Update 28: Practical Prevention Strategies, Patient Age vs. Case Fatality Rate

welcome to another MedCram COVID-19 update we’re gonna talk today again about the numbers about the epidemiology we’re actually going to talk about the case fatality rate and the age specifically a lot of you have asked about how age affects that we’re also going to talk about testing there’s been some interest in how… Read More »

Why Coronavirus Estimates Are Higher Than China’s Official Tally | WSJ

– [Narrator] This massive metropolis in the center of China is at the heart of a virus outbreak that has gone global. The first death from the new coronavirus outside of China. – The cruise ship, the Diamond Princess remains quarantined in Yokohama. – [Reporter] More than 71,000 people have been infected around the world.… Read More »