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Infection control
0 Responding to COVID-19 in the nursing home – an interview with Teena Chopra

The coronavirus pandemic presents an immense challenge to the elderly population and those who care for them. We speak to Teena Chopra (Detroit Medical Center and Wayne State University; MI, USA) about her observations regarding COVID-19 infection in the nursing home, including testing strategies, atypical presentation and the future requirements for a robust pandemic response.

Epidemiology
0 Top ten articles on COVID-19

As we continue to further our understanding of the novel coronavirus, its epidemiological characteristics, associated risk factors and possible avenues for treatment, take a look at the top 10 most-read articles so far on COVID-19.

Opinion
0 Responding to COVID-19 with AI and machine learning

As a result of the the pandemic we face, life-and-death choices will be made and often, artificial intelligence and machine learning can be used to make objective and informed recommendations. This editorial explores the challenges faced by healthcare systems, and how AI and machine learning can improve decision-making.

Viral
0 Pangolins: the missing link in coronavirus transmission?

There has been much contention regarding how the deadly COVID-19 pandemic originated. The first reported case of the disease was in Wuhan (Hubei province, China). The virus – SARS-CoV-2 – is believed to have been passed from animals to humans, but new data reveals pangolins could be linked to COVID-19 transmission.

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