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Could these senolytic drugs halt the spread of COVID-19?

Could these senolytic drugs halt the spread of COVID-19?

Professor Michael Lisanti of Salford University highlights the potential application of senolytic drugs in combating COVID-19. Professor Michael P Lisanti, Chair in Translational Medicine at...
New study demonstrates telehealth effectiveness for neurology patients

New study demonstrates telehealth effectiveness for neurology patients

A new study has found that telehealth will play an important role in clinical care beyond the COVID-19 pandemic, highlighting its effectiveness for aftercare...
UK companies to supply drugs for major UK COVID-19 drugs trial

UK companies to supply drugs for major UK COVID-19 drugs trial

Four drugs have been announced as the first to be involved with a major COVID-19 drugs trial that will be testing their efficacy for...
Infection control guidance for dental clinics, GP practices, and pharmacies

Infection control guidance for dental clinics, GP practices, and pharmacies

The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control (ECDC) has published infection control guidance for healthcare providers in Europe. If healthcare services across Europe are...
Care providers could face £6bn extra in COVID-19 infection control costs

Care providers could face £6bn extra in COVID-19 infection control costs

New research has highlighted that COVID-19 infection control costs could see care providers in the UK facing a bill of an extra £6bn. Providing Personal...
BAME women account for majority of UK COVID-19 pregnancy admissions

BAME women account for majority of UK COVID-19 pregnancy admissions

The UK Government recently released findings that showed how Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic groups (BAME) people are disproportionately affected by COVID-19. Now, a...
UK COVID-19 taskforce and testing to help care sector control infection

UK COVID-19 taskforce and testing will help care sector control infection

The UK Government has confirmed that a new social care sector taskforce has been set up, and testing is to be rolled out across...
More research is needed into COVID-19 dementia deaths

More research is needed into COVID-19 dementia deaths

More research is needed to see whether the increased number of deaths from dementia in the UK is linked to the COVID-19 virus. Two-thirds of...
Using Artificial Intelligence to determine COVID-19 severity

Using Artificial Intelligence to determine COVID-19 severity

New technologies are informing the response to COVID-19 across the world, and a new mobile phone app is now using Artificial Intelligence (AI) to...
Virtual infection control and mental health education

Virtual infection control and mental health education

The virtual Mental Health First Aid and Infection Control education courses have been created to help support people working or volunteering in the care...
COVID-19 telehealth adoption could reduce disparities in healthcare

COVID-19 telehealth adoption could reduce disparities in healthcare

Researchers have said that the novel coronavirus – COVID-19 – may change the way patients’ appointments are carried out in the future and reduce...
Developing new approaches to COVID-19 infection control and patient care

Developing new approaches to COVID-19 infection control and patient care

Physicians have put forward an approach to create dedicated COVID-19 patient units, infection control protocols, and care teams to help control the spread of...

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