Infectious Diseases

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Recent articles on COVID-19 from Scopus
Medical Student COVID-19 Curriculum
University of Miami Updates
4/24/20 Message from President Julio Frenk
Pulmonary/Critical Care/Infectious Diseases collection
Links to Pulmonary and Pulmonary Critical Care, Critical Care, and Infectious Diseases eBooks for authorized UM/JHS users.
Resources from Publishers
COVID-19 epidemiology and potential treatments: follow up interview - by Prof. Ralph Baric
Development of PRO-140 (Leronlimab) as a treatment for COVID-19 - by Dr. Jacob Lalezari from HS Talk
U.S. Federal Agencies
Coronaviruses and COVID-19
Coronaviruses were identified in the mid-1960s and are known to infect humans and a variety of animals (including birds and mammals).
Since 2002, two coronaviruses infecting animals have evolved and caused outbreaks in humans: SARS-CoV (Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome) in 2003, and and MERS-CoV (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome), in 2012.
Following an outbreak of pneumonia in the city of Wuhan in China, a novel strain of coronavirus COVID-19 was detected in December 2019.

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Miami-Dade County
EPA (Environmental Protection Agency)
WHO (World Health Organization)
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