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End-Of-Life Care

Clinical briefs for Wednesday, Aug. 25

Training not enough to reduce hospitalization, ED visits in end-of-life care … Breakthrough infections may be less transmissible, study in healthcare workers suggests … Wider vaccine approvals on the way; COVID may be under control by 2022, Fauci predicts … Good hydration may prevent heart failure, federal researchers find … COVID transmission risk greatest 2 to 3 days around symptoms onset … Five-minute cognitive assessment has promising results in validity study, developer says

Clinical briefs for Thursday, Dec. 17

Drug added to remdesivir reduces time to recovery in COVID … Communication with nursing home staff critical during lockdown, bereaved families say … Certain drug treatments linked to survival rates in hospitalized COVID patients … LTC pharmacies report top concerns about big chains’ involvement in COVID vaccinations

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