A collection of new articles published in JAMA and the specialty journals in the JAMA Network (American Medical Association) on Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), and past publications on vaccine development, infection control, and public health preparedness.
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) continues to spread globally, overwhelming ICU and health system capacity. Age, comorbidity, and male sex seem to be risk factors for poor outcomes but questions remain about optimal critical care management, effective treatment, and relaxation of mitigation strategies.
Browse the JAMA Network COVID-19 collection on our website as well, for Q&A's with NIAID's Anthony Fauci, an interactive map of the outbreak courtesy of The Johns Hopkins Center for Systems Science and Engineering, and past publications on vaccine development, infection control, and public health preparedness.
About JAMA Network and the American Medical Association (AMA)
JAMA Network brings JAMA together with JAMA Network Open, and 10 specialty journals to offer enhanced access to the research, reviews, and perspectives shaping the future of medicine. The journals are published by the American Medical Association, the premier national organization dedicated to empowering the nation’s physicians to continually provide safer, higher quality, and more efficient care for patients and communities.
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Novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2
This scanning electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2 (orange)—also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus that causes COVID-19—isolated from a patient in the U.S., emerging from the surface of cells (green) cultured in the lab. Credit: NIAID-RML
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|ScienceOpen disciplines:||Emergency medicine & Trauma, Geriatric medicine, Medicine, Respiratory medicine, Public health, Infectious disease & Microbiology|
|Keywords:||COVID-19, SARS-CoV-2, Novel coronavirus, Coronavirus, Acute respiratory disease, Pneumonia, Pandemic, Vaccine|