April 13, 2020

April 13: Weekly COVID-19 Coverage Roundup

Here's a roundup of some of the COVID-19 media coverage involving members of our department.

The Philadelphia Inquirer: Hydroxychloroquine is not proven to work against the coronavirus. Why not just try it?

The Washington Post: At least half of COVID-19 patients on ventilators don't make it

New York Magazine: PTSD Waiting to Happen': Bioethicist Ezekiel Emanuel on the Realities of Coronavirus Triage

Yahoo: The coronovirus scenario that has Dr. Zeke Emanuel 'really worried'

Yahoo: Hydroxychloroquine 'not likely to be a silver bullet' for coronavirus

MSNBC: Dr. Zeke Emanuel on the return to 'normal'

MSNBC: Dr. Zeke Emanuel: A much higher number of deaths this week 'seems almost inevitable'

MSNBC: Virologist shares update on race for coronavirus treatment

CBS News: Doctors worry they will be forced into life-or-death decisions amid virus pandemic: "I'm not God"

The Conversation: In the rush to innovate for COVID-19 drugs, sound science is still essential

Powerhouse Politics: Race Against Time

WBUR: How To Ration Ventilators: There's A System, But It's Still Agonizing

Philly Voice: Penn Medicine doctor co-hosting coronavirus podcast 'Making the Call'

Philadelphia Magazine: You Can Forget About an Eagles Season This Year, Says Top Penn Doc Zeke Emanuel

Philadelphia Inquirer: Scarcity of coronavirus testing, lack of demographic data could hamper Pa.'s efforts to reopen parts of the state

The New York Times: Restarting America Means People Will Die. So When Do We Do It?

Boston Globe: The trouble with calling health care workers ‘heroes’

Today Show: There's no wrong way to feel: The grief during the coronavirus pandemic

ITWire: COVID 19: Google Cloud launches virtual agent support program

Penn Today: Is the U.S. winning the war against COVID-19?

Wharton: Kevin Volpp on Wharton Business Daily

The Philadelphia Inquirer: The coronavirus pandemic is playing out behind hospital walls. On social media, these doctors and nurses give a peek into the front lines.

The Washington Post: Chaotic search for coronavirus treatments reveals another shortcoming in pandemic preparation

The New York Times: Will 2020 Be the Year That Medicine Was Saved?

People: Doctors Concerned About Lung Damage to Coronavirus Patients from Long-Term Ventilator Use

The Philadelphia Inquirer: Coronavirus threat spurs movement of cancer care into homes

MSNBC: Researchers hopeful a coronavirus vaccine will be available next year

6ABC: Social media helping healthcare workers cope during COVID-19 pandemic

Connecticut Public Radio: When Will It Be Safe To Go Back In The Water?

The New York Times: The Way We Ration Ventilators Is Biased

Regulatory Focus: Reagan-Udall Foundation launches COVID-19 treatment hub

Newsmax: Taking Care of Patients After They Leave the Hospital

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