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GI Issues in Kids With COVID-19 MIS-C May Muddy Diagnosis

— Pediatric multisystem inflammatory syndrome symptoms could mimic less toxic GI infections, IBD Children and adolescents with COVID-19 who developed multisystem inflammatory syndrome (MIS-C) often exhibited marked gastrointestinal (GI) manifestations, sometimes confounding diagnosis by mimicking GI infections or inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), according to a recent case series. In a chart review of 44 pediatric patients (ages 7 months to 20 years, ...

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This is the latest very serious COVID-19 symptom

Stomach pain, loss of appetite, itchiness, or cramps? It might be coronavirus. New research shows gastrointestinal issues in COVID-19 patients studied, some with deadly consequences. Coronavirus has several symptoms, including typical cough, fatigue, and high fever. Now bowel issues might be a sign of a COVID-19 case and are being recommended to be added to a list of official symptoms that ...

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STERILUCENT GRANTED EMERGENCY USE AUTHORIZATION TO REPROCESS RESPIRATORS

Hydrogen peroxide process enables safe mask reuse April 21, 2020: The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted Sterilucent, Inc. (Minneapolis, MN), an Emergency Use Authorization to allow the emergency use of the SterilucentTM HC 80TT Vaporized Hydrogen Peroxide Sterilizer for decontaminating single-use compatible N95 and N95-equivalent respirators. Test results have demonstrated that filtering facepiece respirators may be reprocessed for use during the COVID-19 pandemic in the ...

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Mary Ann Drosnock Among 2020 AAMI Fellows Honored for Achievements, Commitment to AAMI Mission

Fraser, MI April 15, 2020 – Mary Ann Drosnock, Director of Clinical Education at Healthmark Industries, was one of fourteen AAMI members who have provided substantial service and contributions to the health technology field and to AAMI and as a result, has been selected as the 2020 class of AAMI Fellows. AAMI Fellows are health technology leaders who are recognized ...

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The SGNA 47th Annual Course is Moving

In light of the latest COVID-19 developments, stakeholder feedback, recommendations from local, state and federal health authorities, and the likely need for nursing professionals to remain in the communities they serve during the pandemic, SGNA’s Board of Directors has decided to move the event dates to November 1-3, 2020 (with pre-meeting events October 30-31) in Louisville, KY. SGNA’s Board of ...

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