Articles that caught our eye

Scientific Manuscripts

Transmission Potential of SARS-CoV-2 in Viral Shedding Observed at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. medRxiv. 03.23.2020

A cluster randomised trial of cloth masks compared with medical masks in healthcare workers. BMJ Open. 03.26.2015

Respiratory virus shedding in exhaled breath and efficacy of face masks. Nature Medicine. 04.04.2020. Shows that surgical face masks can lower transmission of human coronaviruses and influenza viruses from symptomatic individuals.

Magazine and newspapers

My hospital used to have all kinds of ICUs. Now we just have the covid-19 one. The Washington Post. 04.03.2020

Nurses Die, Doctors Fall Sick and Panic Rises on Virus Front Lines. The New York Times. 03.30.2020

A dilemna: gray market of importers are donating respirator masks to US hospitals. VOX. 03.30.2020

Harvard-MIT Center for Regulatory Science Newsletter