Study from the American Journal of Gastroenterology reveals diarrhea is a prominent symptom of COVID-19

Digestive symptoms are common in COVID-19, occurring as the chief complaint in nearly half of patients presenting to hospital according to a new descriptive, cross-sectional multicenter study from China by investigators from the Wuhan Medical Treatment Expert Group for COVID-19 published today in The American Journal of Gastroenterology, the official publication of the American College of Gastroenterology. Most patients with COVID-19 ...

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ESGE and ESGENA position statement on gastrointestinal endoscopy and the COVID-19 pandemic

The outbreak of COVID-19 disease due to the SARS-CoV-2 virus has recently spread from its original cluster in Hubei province, China throughout the world, and has been declared to be a pandemic by the World Health Organization. Europe is severely affected with an exponential increase of number of COVID-19 cases and deaths. The European Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ESGE) and ...

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IAHCSMM’s 2020 Annual Conference & Expo Cancelled Due to COVID-19 Concerns

For weeks, the International Association of Healthcare Central Service Materiel Management (IAHCSMM) has been carefully monitoring the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation and its impact on the upcoming IAHCSMM Annual Conference & Expo, which was to be held in Chicago, Illinois, April 25-29, 2020. Today, the IAHCSMM Board of Directors made the decision to cancel the conference due to health and wellness ...

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Healthmark Industries COVID-19 Readiness

 We at Healthmark recognize the important role our company plays in providing essential products and services to aid healthcare professional’s delivering safe and effective care to their patients while protecting themselves from potential infection. The health and well-being of our valued customers, employees, supplies, neighbors and the community are always a top priority. As we navigate the evolving coronavirus (COVID-19) ...

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Cancellation ASGNA March 19th Educational Event

Due to current restrictions and guidelines regarding COVID-19, the ASGNA Board has decided that it is in everyone’s best interest to cancel the upcoming ASGNA Spring Conference. We are already working on rescheduling the event. Both, Cook Medical and Dr. Pannala, MD, our guest speaker, have agreed to work with us on a future date. We will reimburse, in full, those of ...

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