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Remdesivir Now ‘Standard of Care’ for COVID-19, Fauci Says

German Doctors’ Naked Protest Over PPE Shortages

COVID-19 Linked to Large Vessel Stroke in Young Adults

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The Prone Master: 10 Clinicians From the COVID Frontlines

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ED Physician at Epicenter of COVID-19 Crisis Lost to Suicide

New Guidelines on Use and Reuse of PPE for COVID-19

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COVID-19 Watch COVID-19 Patient in Primary Care — How to Treat?

Medscape Family Medicine

COVID-19 Spurs Telemedicine, Furloughs, Retirement

Medscape Medical News

Two Rare Neurologic Conditions Linked to COVID-19

Medscape Medical News

CDC Adds Six Symptoms to COVID-19 List

WebMD Health News

Evidence on Spironolactone Safety in COVID-19 Reassuring

Medscape Medical News

What Are the Most Commonly Used Drugs for COVID-19 in Hospitals?

Medscape Medical News

A Step-by-Step Guide to Preventing PPE-Related Skin Damage

Medscape Medical News

Profession and Practice With ‘Horrendous’ Decisions Afoot in COVID-19, Teams Are Key


USMLE Tests Resume May 1, Sparking Student Concerns

Medscape Medical News

Health Policy and Government CMS Suspends Advance Payment Program to Clinicians for COVID-19

Medscape Medical News

US Supreme Court Rules for Insurers Over $12 Billion Obamacare Claims

Reuters Health Information

OSHA Probing Health Worker Deaths, but Urges No Penalties

Kaiser Health News

Business of Medicine COVID-19 Decimates Outpatient Visits

Medscape Medical News

New Billing Basics for Telemedicine

Medscape Business of Medicine

Ob/Gyns, Peds, Other PCPs Seeking COVID-19 Financial Relief

Medscape Medical News

Ethics and Legal Issues Hospital Reinstates Suspended Nurses Who Demanded Masks

Associated Press

COVID-19: Malpractice Risks When Treating Patients

Medscape Medical News

Guidelines and Recommendations Latent TB Infection: New Guidelines and Preferred Treatments

CDC Expert Commentary

FDA News and Approvals FDA Warns Against Hydroxychloroquine Use Outside of Hospital

News Alerts

Hospitals Update Hydroxychloroquine Protocols After FDA Warning

Medscape Medical News

Hospital Medicine ‘Hospital at Home’ May Boost COVID-19 Inpatient Capacity

Medscape Medical News

Geriatrics Seniors With COVID-19 Show Unusual Symptoms, Doctors Say

Kaiser Health News

Pediatrics Chest Imaging Guidelines Released for Pediatric COVID-19

Medscape Medical News

Emotional and Neurologic Health Suicide Attempts More Common, More Lethal, New US Data Show

Medscape Medical News

We Can’t Ignore the Harms of Social Distancing