COVID-19 Scan for Jan 21, 2021

RNA—but not live virus—found in corneas of deceased COVID patients Six of 11 deceased patients—all but one of whom had COVID-19—had SARS-CoV-2 RNA in their corneas, but live virus was not detected, according to a study published today in JAMA Ophthalmology. German researchers examined six female and five male deceased coronavirus patients who underwent autopsy

Do ventilator allocation guidelines misrepresent minority communities?

Medical News Bulletin – Daily Medical News, Health News, Clinical Trials And Clinical Research, Medical Technology, Fitness And Nutrition News–In One Place A recent review examined the contribution of members from disadvantaged communities in creating the guiding principles for ventilator allocation. Ethical guidelines regarding the allocation of scarce resources in medicine have long been debated