Saturday, November 21, 2020

COVID-19: Thrombosis and Hemoglobin

emDocs – November 20, 2020 - By Salim Rezaie 
(Originally published at R.E.B.E.L. EM on April 9, 2020)
"The Novel Coronavirus 2019, was first reported on in Wuhan, China in late December 2019. The outbreak was declared a public health emergency of international concern in January 2020 and on March 11th, 2020, the outbreak was declared a global pandemic. The spread of this virus is now global with lots of media attention. The virus has been named SARS-CoV-2 and the disease it causes has become known as coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). This new outbreak has been producing lots of hysteria and false truths being spread, however the data surrounding the biology, epidemiology, and clinical characteristics are growing daily, making this a moving target. This post will serve as a summary of thrombosis and hemoglobin in regard to COVID-19..."