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Overt and occult hepatitis B among immigrants and native blood donors in Madrid, Spain
(Therapeutic Advances in Infectious Disease, 2020-12)
Background: The risk of transfusion-transmitted viral infections is very low in developed countries. Recent massive migration flows from highly hepatitis B virus (HBV), hepatitis C virus (HCV) and/or HIV endemic regions ...
Why such excess of mortality for COVID-19 in Spain?
(Therapeutic Advances in Infectious Disease, 2020-06)
The current global crisis produced by the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic is unprecedented. Even the 1918 influenza pandemic (Spanish flu) did not halt the planet so abruptly and deeply as it ran during World War I.
(AIDS Reviews, 2020)
For the past 5 years, all adults presenting with > 10-fold liver enzyme elevations at the emergency department of the largest hospital in Barcelona were tested for markers of acute viral hepatitis. Out of all positive ...
Hot news: Unveiling long COVID-19 disease
(AIDS Reviews, 2020)
The clinical spectrum of “Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus type 2” (SARS-CoV-2) infection is wider than initially thought. The coronavirus does not establish a chronic cellular infection, in contrast with HIV ...
Keeping alive enterprises while embracing unprecedented COVID-19 restrictions
(Therapeutic Advances in Infectious Disease, 2020-04)
COVID-19 is rapidly expanding globally, with more than 1,800,000 cases and 105,000 deaths to date (April 11, 2020) (www.worldometers.info). The WHO upgrade to pandemic, the emergency declaration in the United States, and ...
Rapid antigen Testing and Mask Wearing While Waiting for COVID-19 Vaccines
(AIDS reviews, 2020)
After the rapid surge of COVID-19 in Europe during the spring of 2020, implementation of lockdowns succeeded in drastically reduce the number of cases and deaths within 2-3 months. However, it came at a heavy socioeconomic ...
Coronavirus and other airborne agents with pandemic potential
(Current opinion in environmental science and health, 2020)
The recent emergence of a novel coronavirus (severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2) has caused a pandemic, which is the most severe infectious disease outbreak in many decades. Other infective agents such as ...
New sars-cov-2 variants challenge vaccines protection
(AIDS Reviews, 2021)
By the end of February 2021, roughly 115 million people worldwide had been infected with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) and more than 2.5 million had died. Uneasily, the coronavirus disease ...
A Key Action Plan for EDUCATION in a Global Crisis
(Lecture notes in educational technology, 2021)
Wars and natural disasters cause profound disturbances in human lives and social services. Historically, large pandemics have hit communities triggering rapid transformation of societies. The global COVID-19 outbreak has ...
The Importance of Understanding the Stages of COVID-19 in Treatment and Trials
(AIDS reviews, 2021)
COVID-19, caused by SARS-CoV-2, continues to be a major health problem since its first description in Wuhan, China, in December 2019. Multiple drugs have been tried to date in the treatment of COVID-19. Critical to treatment ...