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Subject: Research
Item Type: Publication
Description: During a pandemic, identifying modes of transmission is paramount to devise effective and practical mitigation strategies.


Subject: Physical Infrastructure
Item Type: Publication
Description: In response to the Ebola outbreak of 2014-2016, the US Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) established 10 regional treatment centers, called biocontainment units (BCUs) to prepare and provide care for patients…


Subject: Infection Control
Item Type: Publication
Description: Although the benefit of population-level public facial masking to protect others during the COVID-19 pandemic has received a great deal of attention, we discuss for one of the first times the hypothesis that universal masking reduces the…


Subject: Research
Item Type: Publication
Description: The efficacy and safety of azithromycin in the treatment of COVID-19 remain uncertain. We assessed whether adding azithromycin to standard of care, which included hydroxychloroquine, would improve clinical outcomes of patients admitted to the…


Subject: Laboratory
Item Type: Publication
Description: In a laboratory setting, severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) was inoculated into human bronchial epithelial cells.


Subject: Treatment & Care
Item Type: Publication
Description: Neurologic symptoms, including headache, altered mental status, and anosmia, occur in many patients with Covid-19.


Subject: Research
Item Type: Publication
Description: We developed a heterologous COVID-19 vaccine consisting of two components, a recombinant adenovirus type 26 (rAd26) vector and a recombinant adenovirus type 5 (rAd5) vector, both carrying the gene for severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2…


Subject: Research
Item Type: Publication
Description: We describe an approach to the evaluation and isolation of hospitalized persons under investigation (PUIs) for COVID-19 at a large U.S. academic medical center. Only a small proportion (2.9%) of PUIs with one or more repeat SARS-CoV-2 nucleic acid…


Subject: Infection Control
Item Type: Publication
Description: The early phase of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic and ongoing efforts for mitigation underscore the importance of universal travel and symptom screening. We analyzed adherence to documentation of travel and symptom screening through…

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