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3 Antiviral Res
1 Biochem Biophys Res Commun
1 Biochemistry
7 Cell
4 Epidemiol Infect
1 J Clin Microbiol
4 J Epidemiol Community Health
1 J Exp Med
1 J Immunol
12 J Infect Dis
7 Lancet
4 MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep
15 N Engl J Med
8 Pediatrics
2 PLoS Comput Biol
1 PLoS Med
75 PLoS One
9 Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A
9 Vaccine
2 Virology

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    Antiviral Res

  1. DU R, Cheng H, Cui Q, Peet NP, et al
    Identification of a novel inhibitor targeting influenza A virus group 2 hemagglutinins.
    Antiviral Res. 2021;186:105013.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  2. SVENNINGSEN EB, Thyrsted J, Blay-Cadanet J, Liu H, et al
    Ionophore antibiotic X-206 is a potent inhibitor of SARS-CoV-2 infection in vitro.
    Antiviral Res. 2020 Nov 25:104988. doi: 10.1016/j.antiviral.2020.104988.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  3. ZHANG Y, Song W, Chen S, Yuan Z, et al
    A bacterial artificial chromosome (BAC)-vectored noninfectious replicon of SARS-CoV-2.
    Antiviral Res. 2020 Nov 17:104974. doi: 10.1016/j.antiviral.2020.104974.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Biochem Biophys Res Commun

  4. GU L, Zhou Y, Wang G, Deng H, et al
    Spatial learning and memory impaired after infection of non-neurotropic influenza virus in BALB/c male mice.
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2021;540:29-36.
    PubMed         Abstract available


  5. RITCHIE C, Li L
    cGAMP as an Adjuvant in Antiviral Vaccines and Cancer Immunotherapy.
    Biochemistry. 2020;59:1713-1715.


  6. HAM C
    The challenges facing the NHS in England in 2021.
    BMJ. 2020;371:m4973.

  7. COOK D
    Mass population screening for SARS-CoV-2 and false positives-why Liverpool shows we have a problem.
    BMJ. 2020;371:m4954.

  8. HERZOG LM, Norheim OF, Emanuel EJ, McCoy MS, et al
    Covax must go beyond proportional allocation of covid vaccines to ensure fair and equitable access.
    BMJ. 2021;372:m4853.

  9. MCKEE M
    What does the UK-EU trade and cooperation agreement mean for health?
    BMJ. 2021;372:n17.

  10. Reforming medical education: student experience during the covid-19 pandemic.
    BMJ. 2021;372:n31.

  11. SALMAN D, Vishnubala D, Le Feuvre P, Beaney T, et al
    Returning to physical activity after covid-19.
    BMJ. 2021;372:m4721.

  12. SHEATHER J, Fidler H
    Covid-19 has amplified moral distress in medicine.
    BMJ. 2021;372:n28.


  13. WEI J, Alfajaro MM, DeWeirdt PC, Hanna RE, et al
    Genome-wide CRISPR Screens Reveal Host Factors Critical for SARS-CoV-2 Infection.
    Cell. 2021;184:76-91.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  14. DANILOSKI Z, Jordan TX, Wessels HH, Hoagland DA, et al
    Identification of Required Host Factors for SARS-CoV-2 Infection in Human Cells.
    Cell. 2021;184:92-105.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  15. VOLZ E, Hill V, McCrone JT, Price A, et al
    Evaluating the Effects of SARS-CoV-2 Spike Mutation D614G on Transmissibility and Pathogenicity.
    Cell. 2021;184:64-75.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  16. KARKI R, Sharma BR, Tuladhar S, Williams EP, et al
    Synergism of TNF-alpha and IFN-gamma Triggers Inflammatory Cell Death, Tissue Damage, and Mortality in SARS-CoV-2 Infection and Cytokine Shock Syndromes.
    Cell. 2021;184:149-168.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  17. RODDA LB, Netland J, Shehata L, Pruner KB, et al
    Functional SARS-CoV-2-Specific Immune Memory Persists after Mild COVID-19.
    Cell. 2021;184:169-183.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  18. WANG R, Simoneau CR, Kulsuptrakul J, Bouhaddou M, et al
    Genetic Screens Identify Host Factors for SARS-CoV-2 and Common Cold Coronaviruses.
    Cell. 2021;184:106-119.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  19. HOFFMANN HH, Schneider WM, Rozen-Gagnon K, Miles LA, et al
    TMEM41B Is a Pan-flavivirus Host Factor.
    Cell. 2021;184:133-148.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Epidemiol Infect

  20. YUNG CF, Saffari E, Liew C
    Time to Rt < 1 for COVID-19 public health lockdown measures.
    Epidemiol Infect. 2020;148:e301.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  21. WEI ZY, Qiao R, Chen J, Huang J, et al
    The influence of pre-existing hypertension on coronavirus disease 2019 patients.
    Epidemiol Infect. 2021;149:e4.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  22. WEI C, Lee CC, Hsu TC, Hsu WT, et al
    Correlation of population mortality of COVID-19 and testing coverage: a comparison among 36 OECD countries.
    Epidemiol Infect. 2020;149:e1.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  23. LI W, Gong J, Zhou J, Zhang L, et al
    An evaluation of COVID-19 transmission control in Wenzhou using a modified SEIR model.
    Epidemiol Infect. 2021;149:e2.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Clin Microbiol

  24. LEUNG EC, Chow VC, Lee MK, Tang KP, et al
    Evaluation of the Xpert Xpress SARS-CoV-2/Flu/RSV assay for simultaneous detection of SARS-CoV-2, Influenza A/B and Respiratory Syncytial Viruses in nasopharyngeal specimens.
    J Clin Microbiol. 2021 Jan 12. pii: JCM.02965-20. doi: 10.1128/JCM.02965.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Epidemiol Community Health

  25. GOODWIN R, Hou WK, Sun S, Ben-Ezra M, et al
    Psychological and behavioural responses to COVID-19: a China-Britain comparison.
    J Epidemiol Community Health. 2021;75:189-192.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  26. EDELSTEIN M, Obi C, Chand M, Hopkins S, et al
    SARS-CoV-2 infection in London, England: changes to community point prevalence around lockdown time, March-May 2020.
    J Epidemiol Community Health. 2021;75:185-188.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  27. TAKAGI H, Kuno T, Yokoyama Y, Ueyama H, et al
    Ethnicity/race and economics in COVID-19: meta-regression of data from counties in the New York metropolitan area.
    J Epidemiol Community Health. 2021;75:205-206.

  28. GOHA A, Mezue K, Edwards P, Madu K, et al
    Indigenous people and the COVID-19 pandemic: the tip of an iceberg of social and economic inequities.
    J Epidemiol Community Health. 2021;75:207-208.

    J Exp Med

  29. SONG E, Zhang C, Israelow B, Lu-Culligan A, et al
    Neuroinvasion of SARS-CoV-2 in human and mouse brain.
    J Exp Med. 2021;218.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Immunol

  30. SCHWARZ B, Sharma L, Roberts L, Peng X, et al
    Cutting Edge: Severe SARS-CoV-2 Infection in Humans Is Defined by a Shift in the Serum Lipidome, Resulting in Dysregulation of Eicosanoid Immune Mediators.
    J Immunol. 2021;206:329-334.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    J Infect Dis

  31. YILMAZ A, Marklund E, Andersson M, Nilsson S, et al
    Upper Respiratory Tract Levels of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 RNA and Duration of Viral RNA Shedding Do Not Differ Between Patients With Mild and Severe/Critical Coronavirus Disease 2019.
    J Infect Dis. 2021;223:15-18.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  32. PATI A, Padhi S, Suvankar S, Panda AK, et al
    Minor Allele of Interferon-Induced Transmembrane Protein 3 Polymorphism (rs12252) Is Covered Against Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Infection and Mortality: A Worldwide Epidemiological Investigation.
    J Infect Dis. 2021;223:175-178.

  33. KIDDE J, Sahebkar A
    From Foe to Friend in COVID-19: Renin-Angiotensin System Inhibitors.
    J Infect Dis. 2021;223:174-175.

  34. HICKS SM, Pohl K, Neeman T, McNamara HA, et al
    A Dual-Antigen Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay Allows the Assessment of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Antibody Seroprevalence in a Low-Transmission Setting.
    J Infect Dis. 2021;223:10-14.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  35. PILOTTO A, Masciocchi S, Volonghi I, Crabbio M, et al
    Clinical Presentation and Outcomes of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2-Related Encephalitis: The ENCOVID Multicenter Study.
    J Infect Dis. 2021;223:28-37.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  36. ZHU J, Wu C, Wu L
    Associations Between Genetically Predicted Protein Levels and COVID-19 Severity.
    J Infect Dis. 2021;223:19-22.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  37. BAANG JH, Smith C, Mirabelli C, Valesano AL, et al
    Prolonged Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Replication in an Immunocompromised Patient.
    J Infect Dis. 2021;223:23-27.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  38. SUN H, Jain A, Leone MJ, Alabsi HS, et al
    CoVA: An Acuity Score for Outpatient Screening that Predicts Coronavirus Disease 2019 Prognosis.
    J Infect Dis. 2021;223:38-46.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  39. LEE WT, Girardin RC, Dupuis AP, Kulas KE, et al
    Neutralizing Antibody Responses in COVID-19 Convalescent Sera.
    J Infect Dis. 2021;223:47-55.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  40. HENSS L, Scholz T, von Rhein C, Wieters I, et al
    Analysis of Humoral Immune Responses in Patients With Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Infection.
    J Infect Dis. 2021;223:56-61.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  41. MONCUNILL G, Mayor A, Santano R, Jimenez A, et al
    SARS-CoV-2 Seroprevalence and Antibody Kinetics Among Health Care Workers in a Spanish Hospital After 3 Months of Follow-up.
    J Infect Dis. 2021;223:62-71.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  42. LI L, Huang M, Shen J, Wang Y, et al
    Serum Levels of Soluble Platelet Endothelial Cell Adhesion Molecule 1 in COVID-19 Patients Are Associated With Disease Severity.
    J Infect Dis. 2021;223:178-179.


  43. LURIE N, Experton B
    How to Leverage the Medicare Program for a COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign.
    JAMA. 2020 Nov 19. pii: 2773348. doi: 10.1001/jama.2020.22720.

  44. STOWE J, Smith H, Thurland K, Ramsay ME, et al
    Stillbirths During the COVID-19 Pandemic in England, April-June 2020.
    JAMA. 2020 Dec 7. pii: 2774088. doi: 10.1001/jama.2020.21369.

  45. HANDLEY SC, Mullin AM, Elovitz MA, Gerson KD, et al
    Changes in Preterm Birth Phenotypes and Stillbirth at 2 Philadelphia Hospitals During the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic, March-June 2020.
    JAMA. 2020 Dec 7. pii: 2774087. doi: 10.1001/jama.2020.20991.

  46. CAMPO R, New E
    The Art of Losing-Three Poems for the COVID-19 Pandemic.
    JAMA. 2020 Dec 11. pii: 2774325. doi: 10.1001/jama.2020.24699.

    Surgeon Fills COVID-19 Testing Gap in Philadelphia's Black Neighborhoods.
    JAMA. 2020 Dec 16. pii: 2774446. doi: 10.1001/jama.2020.22796.

  48. KOH HK, Geller AC, VanderWeele TJ
    Deaths From COVID-19.
    JAMA. 2020 Dec 17. pii: 2774464. doi: 10.1001/jama.2020.25381.

    A 7-Point Action Agenda to End the COVID-19 Pandemic for President-elect Biden.
    JAMA. 2021;325:17-18.


  50. LAL A, Erondu NA, Heymann DL, Gitahi G, et al
    Fragmented health systems in COVID-19: rectifying the misalignment between global health security and universal health coverage.
    Lancet. 2020 Dec 1. pii: S0140-6736(20)32228.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    Climate and COVID-19: converging crises.
    Lancet. 2020 Dec 2. pii: S0140-6736(20)32579.

  52. KNOLL MD, Wonodi C
    Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine efficacy.
    Lancet. 2020 Dec 8. pii: S0140-6736(20)32623.

  53. BURGESS RA, Osborne RH, Yongabi KA, Greenhalgh T, et al
    The COVID-19 vaccines rush: participatory community engagement matters more than ever.
    Lancet. 2020 Dec 10. pii: S0140-6736(20)32642.

  54. FITZPATRICK MC, Pandey A, Wells CR, Sah P, et al
    Buyer beware: inflated claims of sensitivity for rapid COVID-19 tests.
    Lancet. 2020 Dec 14. pii: S0140-6736(20)32635.

  55. ZHANG Y, Ji B, Zhou Z
    ECMO support for COVID-19: a balancing act.
    Lancet. 2021;397:94-95.

  56. BARBARO RP, MacLaren G, Brodie D
    ECMO support for COVID-19: a balancing act - Authors' reply.
    Lancet. 2021;397:95.

    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep

  57. ATHERSTONE C, Peterson ML, Malone M, Honein MA, et al
    Time from Start of Quarantine to SARS-CoV-2 Positive Test Among Quarantined College and University Athletes - 17 States, June-October 2020.
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2021;70:7-11.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  58. FULLER JA, Hakim A, Victory KR, Date K, et al
    Mitigation Policies and COVID-19-Associated Mortality - 37 European Countries, January 23-June 30, 2020.
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2021;70:58-62.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  59. PRESTEL C, Anderson E, Forsberg K, Lyman M, et al
    Candida auris Outbreak in a COVID-19 Specialty Care Unit - Florida, July-August 2020.
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2021;70:56-57.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  60. BAGCHI S, Mak J, Li Q, Sheriff E, et al
    Rates of COVID-19 Among Residents and Staff Members in Nursing Homes - United States, May 25-November 22, 2020.
    MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2021;70:52-55.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    N Engl J Med

  61. MAITRA A
    Holding Up.
    N Engl J Med. 2020;383:2498-2499.

  62. SHAPIRO J, McDonald TB
    Supporting Clinicians during Covid-19 and Beyond - Learning from Past Failures and Envisioning New Strategies.
    N Engl J Med. 2020 Oct 14. doi: 10.1056/NEJMp2024834.

  63. PAGE KR, Flores-Miller A
    Lessons We've Learned - Covid-19 and the Undocumented Latinx Community.
    N Engl J Med. 2020 Oct 7. doi: 10.1056/NEJMp2024897.

    The Stress of Bayesian Medicine - Uncomfortable Uncertainty in the Face of Covid-19.
    N Engl J Med. 2020 Oct 7. doi: 10.1056/NEJMp2018857.

    Sewing Masks - Resilience in the Face of Covid.
    N Engl J Med. 2020;383:2497-2498.

    New Order, New Hope.
    N Engl J Med. 2020;383:2495-2496.

  67. WIDGE AT, Rouphael NG, Jackson LA, Anderson EJ, et al
    Durability of Responses after SARS-CoV-2 mRNA-1273 Vaccination.
    N Engl J Med. 2020 Dec 3. doi: 10.1056/NEJMc2032195.

  68. RUBIN EJ, Longo DL
    SARS-CoV-2 Vaccination - An Ounce (Actually, Much Less) of Prevention.
    N Engl J Med. 2020 Dec 10. doi: 10.1056/NEJMe2034717.

  69. POLACK FP, Thomas SJ, Kitchin N, Absalon J, et al
    Safety and Efficacy of the BNT162b2 mRNA Covid-19 Vaccine.
    N Engl J Med. 2020 Dec 10. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa2034577.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  70. RUBIN EJ, Baden LR, Lee TH, Morrissey S, et al
    Audio Interview: Planning for the SARS-CoV-2 Vaccine Rollout.
    N Engl J Med. 2021;384:e13.

    Visualization of SARS-CoV-2 in the Lung.
    N Engl J Med. 2020;383:2689.

  72. ACKERMANN M, Mentzer SJ, Jonigk D
    Visualization of SARS-CoV-2 in the Lung. Reply.
    N Engl J Med. 2020;383:2689-2690.

  73. RUBIN EJ, Baden LR, Morrissey S
    Audio Interview: A Look at Covid-19 Prevention and Care in 2020.
    N Engl J Med. 2020;383:e147.

  74. SALAMA C, Han J, Yau L, Reiss WG, et al
    Tocilizumab in Patients Hospitalized with Covid-19 Pneumonia.
    N Engl J Med. 2020 Dec 17. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa2030340.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  75. BARIC RS
    Emergence of a Highly Fit SARS-CoV-2 Variant.
    N Engl J Med. 2020 Dec 16. doi: 10.1056/NEJMcibr2032888.


  76. LAWS RL, Chancey RJ, Rabold EM, Chu VT, et al
    Symptoms and Transmission of SARS-CoV-2 Among Children - Utah and Wisconsin, March-May 2020.
    Pediatrics. 2021;147.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  77. BODE S, Gowda C, Mangini M, Kemper AR, et al
    COVID-19 and Primary Measles Vaccination Rates in a Large Primary Care Network.
    Pediatrics. 2020 Nov 19. pii: peds.2020-035576. doi: 10.1542/peds.2020-035576.

  78. INAGAKI K, Garg P, Hobbs CV
    SARS-CoV-2 Positivity Rates Among Children of Racial and Ethnic Minority Groups in Mississippi.
    Pediatrics. 2021;147.

  79. LEE MA, Sprecher E, Vernacchio L
    The Role of COVID-19 in Transitioning to a Better Pediatric Payment Model.
    Pediatrics. 2021;147.

  80. CONZELMANN C, Gross R, Meister TL, Todt D, et al
    Pasteurization Inactivates SARS-CoV-2-Spiked Breast Milk.
    Pediatrics. 2021;147.

  81. GILLIAM WS, Malik AA, Shafiq M, Klotz M, et al
    COVID-19 Transmission in US Child Care Programs.
    Pediatrics. 2021;147.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  82. PITSTICK CE, Rodriguez KM, Smith AC, Herman HK, et al
    A Curious Case of Croup: Laryngotracheitis Caused by COVID-19.
    Pediatrics. 2021;147.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  83. ANDERSON KR, Villafranco N, Hatzenbuehler Cameron L, Schallert EK, et al
    A 16-Year-Old Boy With Cough and Fever in the Era of COVID-19.
    Pediatrics. 2021;147.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    PLoS Comput Biol

  84. SEGO TJ, Aponte-Serrano JO, Ferrari Gianlupi J, Heaps SR, et al
    A modular framework for multiscale, multicellular, spatiotemporal modeling of acute primary viral infection and immune response in epithelial tissues and its application to drug therapy timing and effectiveness.
    PLoS Comput Biol. 2020;16:e1008451.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  85. LEE BY, Bartsch SM, Ferguson MC, Wedlock PT, et al
    The value of decreasing the duration of the infectious period of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection.
    PLoS Comput Biol. 2021;17:e1008470.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    PLoS Med

  86. KIM MS, An MH, Kim WJ, Hwang TH, et al
    Comparative efficacy and safety of pharmacological interventions for the treatment of COVID-19: A systematic review and network meta-analysis.
    PLoS Med. 2020;17:e1003501.
    PubMed         Abstract available

    PLoS One

  87. MARICIC T, Nickel O, Aximu-Petri A, Essel E, et al
    A direct RT-qPCR approach to test large numbers of individuals for SARS-CoV-2.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244824.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  88. SEVINC M, Hasbal NB, Sakaci T, Basturk T, et al
    Frequency of depressive symptoms in Syrian refugees and Turkish maintenance hemodialysis patients during COVID-19 pandemic.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244347.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  89. WILLIAMS L, Rollins L, Young D, Fleming L, et al
    What have we learned about positive changes experienced during COVID-19 lockdown? Evidence of the social patterning of change.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244873.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  90. FENG Y, Li Q, Tong X, Wang R, et al
    Spatiotemporal spread pattern of the COVID-19 cases in China.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244351.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  91. KUDRYASHOVA OB, Muravlev EV, Antonnikova AA, Titov SS, et al
    Propagation of viral bioaerosols indoors.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244983.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  92. LIU YF, Zhang Z, Pan XL, Xing GL, et al
    The chronic kidney disease and acute kidney injury involvement in COVID-19 pandemic: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244779.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  93. COHEN DB, Luck M, Hormozaki A, Saling LL, et al
    Increased meaningful activity while social distancing dampens affectivity; mere busyness heightens it: Implications for well-being during COVID-19.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244631.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  94. QUTOB N, Awartani F
    Knowledge, attitudes and practices (KAP) towards COVID-19 among Palestinians during the COVID-19 outbreak: A cross-sectional survey.
    PLoS One. 2021;16:e0244925.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  95. MACCARTHY S, Izenberg M, Barreras JL, Brooks RA, et al
    Rapid mixed-methods assessment of COVID-19 impact on Latinx sexual minority men and Latinx transgender women.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244421.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  96. HUI Y, Li Y, Tong X, Wang Z, et al
    The risk factors for mortality of diabetic patients with severe COVID-19: A retrospective study of 167 severe COVID-19 cases in Wuhan.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0243602.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  97. ISLAM MS, Sujan MSH, Tasnim R, Sikder MT, et al
    Psychological responses during the COVID-19 outbreak among university students in Bangladesh.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0245083.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  98. DUDLEY DM, Newman CM, Weiler AM, Ramuta MD, et al
    Optimizing direct RT-LAMP to detect transmissible SARS-CoV-2 from primary nasopharyngeal swab samples.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244882.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  99. GRANDJEAN P, Timmermann CAG, Kruse M, Nielsen F, et al
    Severity of COVID-19 at elevated exposure to perfluorinated alkylates.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244815.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  100. CHOUDHURI J, Carter J, Nelson R, Skalina K, et al
    SARS-CoV-2 PCR cycle threshold at hospital admission associated with patient mortality.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244777.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  101. SHIN JH, Takada D, Morishita T, Lin H, et al
    Economic impact of the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic on acute care hospitals in Japan.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244852.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  102. WALKER J, Dolly S, Ng L, Prior-Ong M, et al
    The role of CPAP as a potential bridge to invasive ventilation and as a ceiling-of-care for patients hospitalized with Covid-19-An observational study.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244857.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  103. WINDSOR LC, Yannitell Reinhardt G, Windsor AJ, Ostergard R, et al
    Gender in the time of COVID-19: Evaluating national leadership and COVID-19 fatalities.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244531.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  104. GORHAM J, Moreau A, Corazza F, Peluso L, et al
    Interleukine-6 in critically ill COVID-19 patients: A retrospective analysis.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244628.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  105. FEYMAN Y, Bor J, Raifman J, Griffith KN, et al
    Effectiveness of COVID-19 shelter-in-place orders varied by state.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0245008.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  106. PAVLOVA MA, Romagnano V, Fallgatter AJ, Sokolov AN, et al
    Face pareidolia in the brain: Impact of gender and orientation.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244516.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  107. POST N, Eddy D, Huntley C, van Schalkwyk MCI, et al
    Antibody response to SARS-CoV-2 infection in humans: A systematic review.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244126.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  108. GLOSTER AT, Lamnisos D, Lubenko J, Presti G, et al
    Impact of COVID-19 pandemic on mental health: An international study.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244809.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  109. YOU X, Wu CH, Fu YN, He Z, et al
    The use of methylprednisolone in COVID-19 patients: A propensity score matched retrospective cohort study.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244128.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  110. MELLUSO N, Bonaccorsi A, Chiarello F, Fantoni G, et al
    Rapid detection of fast innovation under the pressure of COVID-19.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244175.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  111. MANOMAIPIBOON A, Pupipatpab S, Chomdee P, Chitsomkasem A, et al
    The new silicone elastometric half-piece respirator, VJR-NMU: A novel and effective tool to prevent COVID-19.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0237206.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  112. SCHWARTZ KL, Achonu C, Buchan SA, Brown KA, et al
    Epidemiology, clinical characteristics, household transmission, and lethality of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus-2 infection among healthcare workers in Ontario, Canada.
    PLoS One. 2020;15:e0244477.
    PubMed         Abstract available

  113. BUJA A, Paganini M, Cocchio S, Scioni M, et al
    Demographic and socio-economic factors, and healthcare resource indicators associated with the rapid spread of COVID-19 in Northern Italy: An ecological study.
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