Medical research

Experts teaming up to evaluate protocol for reuse of N95 masks

The growing severity of the COVID-19 pandemic and challenges in the supply chain have resulted in severe shortages of N95 masks and reports of frequent mask reuse. This practice poses serious safety risks to healthcare workers. ...

Medical research

Feedback-based policy can help manage COVID-19 more effectively

A team of applied science researchers at the University of British Columbia have joined the fight against COVID-19. They've developed a systematic feedback strategy they say can help public health authorities in their efforts ...

Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes

Retail operations models could streamline COVID-19 logistics

Where to site COVID-19 testing facilities and how to stock them. How to triage patients and allocate hospital resources. The best ways to manage supply chains for food and other essentials.

Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes

New tool exploring different paths the corona pandemic may take

UmeƄ University in Sweden is leading a team of researchers across Europe in the development of a coronavirus simulation framework that can support decision makers to experiment and evaluate possible interventions and their ...

Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes

Tool to help decision-makers during the coronavirus outbreak

An interactive tool that compares hospital-care capacity with projected demand in the nation's 306 hospital referral regions was launched Tuesday by the Harvard Global Health Institute (HGHI), in collaboration with ProPublica. ...

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