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Article
Prognosis Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): A Systematic Review of Pregnancy and the Possibility of Vertical Transmission.
Ashraf MA, Keshavarz P, Hosseinpour P, et al.
J Reprod Infertil
Reviewed: Aug 02
32685412
Treatment, Primary Prevention Update I. A systematic review on the efficacy and safety of chloroquine/hydroxychloroquine for COVID-19.
Cortegiani A, Ippolito M, Ingoglia G, et al.
J Crit Care
Reviewed: Aug 02
32683212
Treatment Dexamethasone in Hospitalized Patients with Covid-19 - Preliminary Report.
Horby P, Lim WS, Emberson JR, et al.
N Engl J Med
Reviewed: Aug 01
32678530
Treatment Hydroxychloroquine in Nonhospitalized Adults With Early COVID-19: A Randomized Trial.
Skipper CP, Pastick KA, Engen NW, et al.
Ann Intern Med
Reviewed: Jul 31
32673060
Treatment Chinese herbal medicine for coronavirus disease 2019: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Xiong X, Wang P, Su K, et al.
Pharmacol Res
Reviewed: Jul 29
32622723
Diagnosis Accuracy of CT in a cohort of symptomatic patients with suspected COVID-19 pneumonia during the outbreak peak in Italy.
Besutti G, Giorgi Rossi P, Iotti V, et al.
Eur Radiol
Reviewed: Jul 28
32666316
Clinical Prediction Guide National Early Warning Score 2 (NEWS2) on admission predicts severe disease and in-hospital mortality from Covid-19 - a prospective cohort study.
Myrstad M, Ihle-Hansen H, Tveita AA, et al.
Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med
Reviewed: Jul 28
32660623
Treatment Efficacy and safety of umifenovir for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Huang D, Yu H, Wang T, et al.
J Med Virol
Reviewed: Jul 27
32617989
Treatment, Quality Improvement, Primary Prevention Prevention and control measures for neonatal COVID-19 infection: a scoping review.
Freitas BHBM, Alves MDSM, Gaiva MAM
Rev Bras Enferm
Reviewed: Jul 24
32667573
Diagnosis Diagnostic accuracy of the FebriDx host response point-of-care test in patients hospitalised with suspected COVID-19.
Clark TW, Brendish NJ, Poole S, et al.
J Infect
Reviewed: Jul 23
32579983
Prognosis Clinical Presentation and Outcomes of Pregnant Women with COVID-19: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Matar R, Alrahmani L, Monzer N, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Reviewed: Jul 22
32575114
Diagnosis Diagnostic efficacy of anti-SARS-CoV-2 IgG/IgM test for Covid-19: A meta-analysis.
Zhang ZL, Hou YL, Li DT, et al.
J Med Virol
Reviewed: Jul 22
32568413
Diagnosis Signs and symptoms to determine if a patient presenting in primary care or hospital outpatient settings has COVID-19 disease.
Struyf T, Deeks JJ, Dinnes J, et al.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev
Reviewed: Jul 21
32633856
Diagnosis Testing for SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19): a systematic review and clinical guide to molecular and serological in-vitro diagnostic assays.
La Marca A, Capuzzo M, Paglia T, et al.
Reprod Biomed Online
Reviewed: Jul 19
32651106
Diagnosis CT in relation to RT-PCR in diagnosing COVID-19 in The Netherlands: A prospective study.
Gietema HA, Zelis N, Nobel JM, et al.
PLoS One
Reviewed: Jul 19
32645053
Diagnosis Antibody tests for identification of current and past infection with SARS-CoV-2.
Deeks JJ, Dinnes J, Takwoingi Y, et al.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev
Reviewed: Jul 19
32584464
Treatment Convalescent plasma or hyperimmune immunoglobulin for people with COVID-19: a living systematic review.
Piechotta V, Chai KL, Valk SJ, et al.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev
Reviewed: Jul 18
32648959
Prognosis Vertical transmission risk of SARS-CoV-2 infection in the third trimester: a systematic scoping review.
Thomas P, Alexander PE, Ahmed U, et al.
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med
Reviewed: Jul 17
32611247
Treatment QT prolongation, torsades de pointes and sudden death with short courses of chloroquine or hydroxychloroquine as used in COVID-19: a systematic review.
Jankelson L, Karam G, Becker ML, et al.
Heart Rhythm
Reviewed: Jul 16
32438018
Prognosis Pregnancy and COVID-19: a systematic review of maternal, obstetric and neonatal outcomes.
Trocado V, Silvestre-Machado J, Azevedo L, et al.
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med
Reviewed: Jul 12
32635775
Treatment Ruxolitinib in treatment of severe coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): A multicenter, single-blind, randomized controlled trial.
Cao Y, Wei J, Zou L, et al.
J Allergy Clin Immunol
Reviewed: Jul 12
32470486
Etiology The use of renin angiotensin system inhibitor on mortality in patients with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Pranata R, Permana H, Huang I, et al.
Diabetes Metab Syndr
Reviewed: Jul 10
32615377
Treatment Current State of Research About Chinese Herbal Medicines (CHM) for the Treatment of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): A Scoping Review.
Lopez-Alcalde J, Yan Y, Witt CM, et al.
J Altern Complement Med
Reviewed: Jul 09
32589449
Prognosis Effects of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) on maternal, perinatal and neonatal outcomes: a systematic review.
Juan J, Gil MM, Rong Z, et al.
Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol
Reviewed: Jul 09
32430957
Treatment Guideline-Based Chinese Herbal Medicine Treatment Plus Standard Care for Severe Coronavirus Disease 2019 (G-CHAMPS): Evidence From China.
Ye YA
Front Med (Lausanne)
Reviewed: Jul 09
32574340
Etiology Treatment with ACE inhibitors or ARBs and risk of severe/lethal COVID-19: a meta-analysis.
Flacco ME, Acuti Martellucci C, Bravi F, et al.
Heart
Reviewed: Jul 08
32611676
Treatment, Etiology High-flow nasal cannula for acute hypoxemic respiratory failure in patients with COVID-19: systematic reviews of effectiveness and its risks of aerosolization, dispersion, and infection transmission.
Agarwal A, Basmaji J, Muttalib F, et al.
Can J Anaesth
Reviewed: Jul 04
32542464
Prognosis Effects of COVID-19 Infection during Pregnancy and Neonatal Prognosis: What Is the Evidence?
Lopes de Sousa AF, Carvalho HEF, Oliveira LB, et al.
Int J Environ Res Public Health
Reviewed: Jul 03
32545378
Prognosis COVID-19 in Pregnant Women and Neonates: A Systematic Review of the Literature with Quality Assessment of the Studies.
Trippella G, Ciarcia M, Ferrari M, et al.
Pathogens
Reviewed: Jul 02
32570959
Treatment Effect of Colchicine vs Standard Care on Cardiac and Inflammatory Biomarkers and Clinical Outcomes in Patients Hospitalized With Coronavirus Disease 2019: The GRECCO-19 Randomized Clinical Trial.
Deftereos SG, Giannopoulos G, Vrachatis DA, et al.
JAMA Netw Open
Reviewed: Jul 02
32579195
Treatment Effectiveness and safety of glucocorticoids to treat COVID-19: a rapid review and meta-analysis.
Lu S, Zhou Q, Huang L, et al.
Ann Transl Med
Reviewed: Jul 02
32566564
Etiology Association of Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitor or Angiotensin Receptor Blocker Use With COVID-19 Diagnosis and Mortality.
Fosbol EL, Butt JH, Ostergaard L, et al.
JAMA
Reviewed: Jul 02
32558877
Quality Improvement, Primary Prevention Masks for Prevention of Respiratory Virus Infections, Including SARS-CoV-2, in Health Care and Community Settings: A Living Rapid Review.
Chou R, Dana T, Jungbauer R, et al.
Ann Intern Med
Reviewed: Jul 01
32579379
Quality Improvement, Primary Prevention Efficacy of face mask in preventing respiratory virus transmission: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Liang M, Gao L, Cheng C, et al.
Travel Med Infect Dis
Reviewed: Jun 25
32473312
Etiology A systematic review and meta-analysis to evaluate the clinical outcomes in COVID-19 patients on angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors or angiotensin receptor blockers.
Grover A, Oberoi M
Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Pharmacother
Reviewed: Jun 25
32542337
Treatment Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in management of COVID-19; a systematic review on current evidence.
Yousefifard M, Zali A, Zarghi A, et al.
Int J Clin Pract
Reviewed: Jun 24
32460369
Treatment Does Adding of Hydroxychloroquine to the Standard Care Provide any Benefit in Reducing the Mortality among COVID-19 Patients?: a Systematic Review.
Patel TK, Barvaliya M, Kevadiya BD, et al.
J Neuroimmune Pharmacol
Reviewed: Jun 24
32519281
Prognosis Rates of Maternal and Perinatal Mortality and Vertical Transmission in Pregnancies Complicated by Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-Co-V-2) Infection: A Systematic Review.
Huntley BJF, Huntley ES, Di Mascio D, et al.
Obstet Gynecol
Reviewed: Jun 17
32516273
Treatment Efficacy and Safety of Integrated Traditional Chinese and Western Medicine for Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Liu M, Gao Y, Yuan Y, et al.
Pharmacol Res
Reviewed: Jun 16
32438037
Diagnosis A systematic review of chest imaging findings in COVID-19.
Sun Z, Zhang N, Li Y, et al.
Quant Imaging Med Surg
Reviewed: Jun 13
32489929
Prognosis Maternal and neonatal outcomes associated with COVID-19 infection: A systematic review.
Smith V, Seo D, Warty R, et al.
PLoS One
Reviewed: Jun 12
32497090
Treatment Efficacy and safety of antiviral treatment for COVID-19 from evidence in studies of SARSCoV-2 and other acute viral infections: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Liu W, Zhou P, Chen K, et al.
CMAJ
Reviewed: Jun 11
32493740
Treatment Effect of Convalescent Plasma Therapy on Time to Clinical Improvement in Patients With Severe and Life-threatening COVID-19: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
Li L, Zhang W, Hu Y, et al.
JAMA
Reviewed: Jun 11
32492084
Treatment Ventilation Techniques and Risk for Transmission of Coronavirus Disease, Including COVID-19.
Schunemann HJ, Khabsa J, Solo K, et al.
Ann Intern Med
Reviewed: Jun 10
32442035
Primary Prevention The need of health policy perspective to protect Healthcare Workers during COVID-19 pandemic. A GRADE rapid review on the N95 respirators effectiveness.
Iannone P, Castellini G, Coclite D, et al.
PLoS One
Reviewed: Jun 10
32492045
Primary Prevention Physical distancing, face masks, and eye protection to prevent person-to-person transmission of SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Chu DK, Akl EA, Duda S, et al.
Lancet
Reviewed: Jun 09
32497510
Primary Prevention A Randomized Trial of Hydroxychloroquine as Postexposure Prophylaxis for Covid-19.
Boulware DR, Pullen MF, Bangdiwala AS, et al.
N Engl J Med
Reviewed: Jun 09
32492293
Treatment Efficacy and Safety of Lianhuaqingwen Capsules, a repurposed Chinese Herb, in Patients with Coronavirus disease 2019: A multicenter, prospective, randomized controlled trial.
Hu K, Guan WJ, Bi Y, et al.
Phytomedicine
Reviewed: Jun 07
32425361
Etiology ACEI/ARB Use and Risk of Infection or Severity or Mortality of COVID-19: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
Zhang X, Yu J, Pan LY, et al.
Pharmacol Res
Reviewed: Jun 06
32422341
Treatment Efficacy and safety of current therapeutic options for COVID-19 - lessons to be learnt from SARS and MERS epidemic: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
Zhong H, Wang Y, Zhang ZL, et al.
Pharmacol Res
Reviewed: Jun 06
32360583
Prognosis Complications and outcomes of SARS-CoV-2 in pregnancy: where and what is the evidence?
Teles Abrao Trad A, Ibirogba ER, Elrefaei A, et al.
Hypertens Pregnancy
Reviewed: Jun 06
32456489
Treatment Hydroxychloroquine or Chloroquine for Treatment or Prophylaxis of COVID-19: A Living Systematic Review.
Hernandez AV, Roman YM, Pasupuleti V, et al.
Ann Intern Med
Reviewed: Jun 05
32459529
Treatment Cell-based therapy to reduce mortality from COVID-19: Systematic review and meta-analysis of human studies on acute respiratory distress syndrome.
Qu W, Wang Z, Hare JM, et al.
Stem Cells Transl Med
Reviewed: Jun 05
32472653
Treatment An Updated Systematic Review of the Therapeutic Role of Hydroxychloroquine in Coronavirus Disease-19 (COVID-19).
Das S, Bhowmick S, Tiwari S, et al.
Clin Drug Investig
Reviewed: Jun 05
32468425
Treatment Herbal Medicine for the Treatment of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials.
Ang L, Song E, Lee HW, et al.
J Clin Med
Reviewed: Jun 05
32456123
Treatment A Rapid Systematic Review of Clinical Trials Utilizing Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine as a Treatment for COVID-19.
Chowdhury MS, Rathod J, Gernsheimer J
Acad Emerg Med
Reviewed: Jun 04
32359203
Treatment Remdesivir for 5 or 10 Days in Patients with Severe Covid-19.
Goldman JD, Lye DCB, Hui DS, et al.
N Engl J Med
Reviewed: Jun 02
32459919
Diagnosis Point-of-Care Diagnostic Tests for Detecting SARS-CoV-2 Antibodies: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Real-World Data.
Ricco M, Ferraro P, Gualerzi G, et al.
J Clin Med
Reviewed: May 29
32443459
Treatment Efficacy and safety of convalescent plasma for severe COVID-19 based on evidence in other severe respiratory viral infections: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Devasenapathy N, Ye Z, Loeb M, et al.
CMAJ
Reviewed: May 28
32444482
Treatment Remdesivir for the Treatment of Covid-19 - Preliminary Report.
Beigel JH, Tomashek KM, Dodd LE, et al.
N Engl J Med
Reviewed: May 28
32445440
Prognosis Analysis of Maternal Coronavirus Infections and Neonates Born to Mothers with 2019-nCoV; a Systematic Review.
Muhidin S, Behboodi Moghadam Z, Vizheh M
Arch Acad Emerg Med
Reviewed: May 27
32440660
Clinical Prediction Guide Development and Validation of a Clinical Risk Score to Predict the Occurrence of Critical Illness in Hospitalized Patients With COVID-19.
Liang W, Liang H, Ou L, et al.
JAMA Intern Med
Reviewed: May 27
32396163
Treatment, Etiology Risks and Impact of Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors or Angiotensin-Receptor Blockers on SARS-CoV-2 Infection in Adults.
Mackey K, King VJ, Gurley S, et al.
Ann Intern Med
Reviewed: May 26
32422062
Prognosis A systematic scoping review of COVID-19 during pregnancy and childbirth.
Elshafeey F, Magdi R, Hindi N, et al.
Int J Gynaecol Obstet
Reviewed: May 23
32330287
Treatment "Hydroxychloroquine in patients with COVID-19: A Systematic Review and meta-analysis."
Singh AK, Singh A, Singh R, et al.
Diabetes Metab Syndr
Reviewed: May 23
32417708
Treatment Efficacy and safety of corticosteroids in COVID-19 based on evidence for COVID-19, other coronavirus infections, influenza, community-acquired pneumonia and acute respiratory distress syndrome: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Ye Z, Wang Y, Colunga-Lozano LE, et al.
CMAJ
Reviewed: May 23
32409522
Diagnosis Chest CT for detecting COVID-19: a systematic review and meta-analysis of diagnostic accuracy.
Xu B, Xing Y, Peng J, et al.
Eur Radiol
Reviewed: May 22
32415585
Treatment Convalescent plasma or hyperimmune immunoglobulin for people with COVID-19: a rapid review.
Valk SJ, Piechotta V, Chai KL, et al.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev
Reviewed: May 22
32406927
Prognosis Epidemiology of and Risk Factors for Coronavirus Infection in Health Care Workers: A Living Rapid Review.
Chou R, Dana T, Buckley DI, et al.
Ann Intern Med
Reviewed: May 22
32369541
Treatment Hydroxychloroquine in patients with mainly mild to moderate coronavirus disease 2019: open label, randomised controlled trial.
Tang W, Cao Z, Han M, et al.
BMJ
Reviewed: May 21
32409561
Treatment Remdesivir in adults with severe COVID-19: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, multicentre trial.
Wang Y, Zhang D, Du G, et al.
Lancet
Reviewed: May 21
32423584
Treatment Should azithromycin be used to treat COVID-19? A rapid review.
Gbinigie K, Frie K
BJGP Open
Reviewed: May 19
32398343
Treatment Triple combination of interferon beta-1b, lopinavir-ritonavir, and ribavirin in the treatment of patients admitted to hospital with COVID-19: an open-label, randomised, phase 2 trial.
Hung IF, Lung KC, Tso EY, et al.
Lancet
Reviewed: May 17
32401715
Treatment Convalescent plasma transfusion for the treatment of COVID-19: Systematic review.
Rajendran K, Narayanasamy K, Rangarajan J, et al.
J Med Virol
Reviewed: May 16
32356910
Prognosis COVID19 during pregnancy: a systematic review of reported cases.
Della Gatta AN, Rizzo R, Pilu G, et al.
Am J Obstet Gynecol
Reviewed: May 16
32311350
Treatment Use of Corticosteroids in Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pneumonia: A Systematic Review of the Literature.
Veronese N, Demurtas J, Yang L, et al.
Front Med (Lausanne)
Reviewed: May 15
32391369
Treatment Respiratory rehabilitation in elderly patients with COVID-19: A randomized controlled study.
Liu K, Zhang W, Yang Y, et al.
Complement Ther Clin Pract
Reviewed: May 15
32379637
Treatment Impact of corticosteroid therapy on outcomes of persons with SARS-CoV-2, SARS-CoV, or MERS-CoV infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Li H, Chen C, Hu F, et al.
Leukemia
Reviewed: May 12
32372026
Prognosis Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and pregnancy: a systematic review.
Yang Z, Wang M, Zhu Z, et al.
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med
Reviewed: May 09
32354293
Treatment Virological and Clinical Cure in Covid-19 Patients Treated with Hydroxychloroquine: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Sarma P, Kaur H, Kumar H, et al.
J Med Virol
Reviewed: May 08
32297988
Etiology Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System Inhibitors and Risk of Covid-19.
Reynolds HR, Adhikari S, Pulgarin C, et al.
N Engl J Med
Reviewed: May 07
32356628
Etiology Cardiovascular Disease, Drug Therapy, and Mortality in Covid-19.
Mehra MR, Desai SS, Kuy S, et al.
N Engl J Med
Reviewed: May 07
32356626
Treatment Treatment of patients with nonsevere and severe coronavirus disease 2019: an evidence-based guideline.
Ye Z, Rochwerg B, Wang Y, et al.
CMAJ
Reviewed: May 07
32350002
Treatment Treating COVID-19 with Chloroquine.
Huang M, Tang T, Pang P, et al.
J Mol Cell Biol
Reviewed: May 06
32236562
Primary Prevention A systematic review of the prophylactic role of chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine in Coronavirus Disease-19 (COVID-19).
Shah S, Das S, Jain A, et al.
Int J Rheum Dis
Reviewed: May 01
32281213
Prognosis Maternal and Perinatal Outcomes with COVID-19: a systematic review of 108 pregnancies.
Zaigham M, Andersson O
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand
Reviewed: May 01
32259279
Treatment Effect of High vs Low Doses of Chloroquine Diphosphate as Adjunctive Therapy for Patients Hospitalized With Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) Infection: A Randomized Clinical Trial.
Borba MGS, Val FFA, Sampaio VS, et al.
JAMA Netw Open
Reviewed: Apr 30
32330277
Prognosis Outcome of Coronavirus spectrum infections (SARS, MERS, COVID 1 -19) during pregnancy: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Di Mascio D, Khalil A, Saccone G, et al.
Am J Obstet Gynecol MFM
Reviewed: Apr 29
32292902
Primary Prevention Medical Masks vs N95 Respirators for Preventing COVID-19 in Health Care Workers A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Trials.
Bartoszko JJ, Farooqi MAM, Alhazzani W, et al.
Influenza Other Respir Viruses
Reviewed: Apr 28
32246890
Primary Prevention Antiviral therapy in management of COVID-19: a systematic review on current evidence.
Yousefifard M, Zali A, Mohamed Ali K, et al.
Arch Acad Emerg Med
Reviewed: Apr 24
32309809
Treatment The effect of corticosteroid treatment on patients with coronavirus infection: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Yang Z, Liu J, Zhou Y, et al.
J Infect
Reviewed: Apr 23
32283144
Treatment, Primary Prevention Systematic review of the efficacy and safety of antiretroviral drugs against SARS, MERS or COVID-19: initial assessment.
Ford N, Vitoria M, Rangaraj A, et al.
J Int AIDS Soc
Reviewed: Apr 21
32293807
Treatment, Diagnosis, Prognosis Systematic review of COVID-19 in children shows milder cases and a better prognosis than adults.
Ludvigsson JF
Acta Paediatr
Reviewed: Apr 20
32202343
Quality Improvement, Primary Prevention Personal protective equipment for preventing highly infectious diseases due to exposure to contaminated body fluids in healthcare staff.
Verbeek JH, Rajamaki B, Ijaz S, et al.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev
Reviewed: Apr 19
32293717
Primary Prevention School closure and management practices during coronavirus outbreaks including COVID-19: a rapid systematic review.
Viner RM, Russell SJ, Croker H, et al.
Lancet Child Adolesc Health
Reviewed: Apr 17
32272089
Primary Prevention Quarantine alone or in combination with other public health measures to control COVID-19: a rapid review.
Nussbaumer-Streit B, Mayr V, Dobrescu AI, et al.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev
Reviewed: Apr 15
32267544
Prognosis Coronavirus Disease-19: The First 7,755 Cases in the Republic of Korea.
Osong Public Health Res Perspect
Reviewed: Apr 15
32257774
Clinical Prediction Guide Prediction models for diagnosis and prognosis of covid-19 infection: systematic review and critical appraisal.
Wynants L, Van Calster B, Bonten MMJ, et al.
BMJ
Reviewed: Apr 13
32265220
Treatment, Quality Improvement, Diagnosis Surviving Sepsis Campaign: Guidelines on the Management of Critically Ill Adults with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Alhazzani W, Moller MH, Arabi YM, et al.
Crit Care Med
Reviewed: Apr 04
32224769
Treatment A Trial of Lopinavir-Ritonavir in Adults Hospitalized with Severe Covid-19.
Cao B, Wang Y, Wen D, et al.
N Engl J Med
Reviewed: Mar 25
32187464

Studies currently under review

Article
Treatment Rationale and evidence on the use of tocilizumab in COVID-19: a systematic review.
Cortegiani A, Ippolito M, Greco M, et al.
Pulmonology
Reviewed: Jul 31
32713784
Prognosis Vertical transmission of SARS CoV-2: a systematic review.
Deniz M, Tezer H
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med
Reviewed: Jul 31
32693656
Manuscript Infectious Diseases Society of America Guidelines on Infection Prevention for Health Care Personnel Caring for Patients with Suspected or Known COVID-19.
Lynch JB, Davitkov P, Anderson DJ, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Reviewed: Jul 30
32716496
Manuscript Rehabilitation and Covid-19: the Cochrane Rehabilitation 2020 rapid living systematic review.
Ceravolo MG, Arienti C, De Sire A, et al.
Eur J Phys Rehabil Med
Reviewed: Jul 30
32705860
Manuscript Tocilizumab for severe COVID-19: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Lan SH, Lai CC, Huang HT, et al.
Int J Antimicrob Agents
Reviewed: Jul 30
32712333
Treatment Hydroxychloroquine with or without Azithromycin in Mild-to-Moderate Covid-19.
Cavalcanti AB, Zampieri FG, Rosa RG, et al.
N Engl J Med
Reviewed: Jul 30
32706953
Manuscript A Systematic Review of CT Chest in COVID-19 Diagnosis and its Potential Application in a Surgical Setting.
Shao JM, Ayuso SA, Deerenberg EB, et al.
Colorectal Dis
Reviewed: Jul 17
32644268
Manuscript Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Effectiveness of Treatment Options Against SARS-CoV-2 infection.
Chandrasekar VT, Venkatesalu B, Patel HK, et al.
J Med Virol
Reviewed: Jul 17
32667699
Manuscript Efficacy and safety of interferon beta-1a in treatment of severe COVID-19: A randomized clinical trial.
Davoudi-Monfared E, Rahmani H, Khalili H, et al.
Antimicrob Agents Chemother
Reviewed: Jul 15
32661006
Manuscript Systematic review with meta-analysis of the accuracy of diagnostic tests for COVID-19.
Boger B, Fachi MM, Vilhena RO, et al.
Am J Infect Control
Reviewed: Jul 15
32659413
Clinical Prediction Guide Predictive value of National Early Warning Score 2 (NEWS2) for intensive care unit admission in patients with SARS-CoV-2 infection.
Gidari A, De Socio GV, Sabbatini S, et al.
Infect Dis (Lond)
Reviewed: Jul 02
32584161
Manuscript Individualizing risk prediction for positive COVID-19 testing: results from 11,672 patients.
Jehi L, Ji X, Milinovich A, et al.
Chest
Reviewed: Jun 26
32533957
Manuscript Maternal transmission of SARS-COV-2 to the neonate, and possible routes for such transmission: A systematic review and critical analysis.
Walker KF, O'Donoghue K, Grace N, et al.
BJOG
Reviewed: Jun 26
32531146
Manuscript Association of renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system inhibitors with COVID-19-related outcomes in Korea: a nationwide population-based cohort study.
Jung SY, Choi JC, You SH, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Reviewed: May 25
32442285
Manuscript Risk Factors of Severe Disease and Efficacy of Treatment in Patients Infected with COVID-19: A Systematic Review, Meta-Analysis and Meta-Regression Analysis.
Zhang JJY, Lee KS, Ang LW, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Reviewed: May 18
32407459
Manuscript Clinical and laboratory predictors of in-hospital mortality in patients with COVID-19: a cohort study in Wuhan, China.
Wang K, Zuo P, Liu Y, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Reviewed: May 05
32361723
Manuscript Infectious Diseases Society of America Guidelines on the Treatment and Management of Patients with COVID-19.
Bhimraj A, Morgan RL, Shumaker AH, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Reviewed: Apr 28
32338708
Manuscript Diagnostic Performance of CT and Reverse Transcriptase-Polymerase Chain Reaction for Coronavirus Disease 2019: A Meta-Analysis.
Kim H, Hong H, Yoon SH
Radiology
Reviewed: Apr 20
32301646

Studies that belong to a study category we appraise, but do not meet our criteria for scientific merit or clinical relevance

Article
Quality Improvement Prone Positioning for Severe Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in COVID-19 Patients by a Dedicated Team: A Safe and Pragmatic Reallocation of Medical and Surgical Work Force in Response to the Outbreak.
Doussot A, Ciceron F, Cerutti E, et al.
Ann Surg
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Aug 03
32740251
Quality Improvement Is a "COVID-19-free" hospital the answer to resuming elective surgery during the current pandemic? Results from the first available prospective study.
Gammeri E, Cillo GM, Sunthareswaran R, et al.
Surgery
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Aug 03
32739140
Treatment Characteristics and Outcomes of Hospitalized Young Adults with Mild Covid -19.
Sharma AK, Ahmed A, Baig VN, et al.
J Assoc Physicians India
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Aug 03
32738843
Etiology Baseline use of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor/AT1 blocker and outcomes in hospitalized coronavirus disease 2019 African-American patients.
Shah P, Owens J, Franklin J, et al.
J Hypertens
Risk estimate for primary outcome does not meet cutpoints
Reviewed: Aug 03
32740406
Treatment A retrospective evaluation on the efficacy of Lopinavir/ritonavir and chloroquine to treat non-severe COVID-19 patients.
Gao G, Wang A, Wang S, et al.
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Aug 03
32740371
Review Effects of four types of integrated Chinese and Western medicines for the treatment of COVID-19 in China: a network meta-analysis.
Jin L, Xu Y, Yuan H
Rev Assoc Med Bras (1992)
Too preliminary
Reviewed: Aug 03
32696884
Diagnosis Utility of D-dimer for diagnosis of deep vein thrombosis in COVID-19 infection.
Cho ES, McClelland PH, Cheng O, et al.
J Vasc Surg Venous Lymphat Disord
No indication of blinding to the test or the gold standard
Reviewed: Aug 02
32738407
Quality Improvement Safety measures and clinical outcome of Nuclear Cardiology Department during Covid-19 lockdown pandemic: Northern Italy experience.
Scrima G, D'Amico M, Bertuccio G, et al.
J Nucl Cardiol
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Aug 02
32737838
Quality Improvement Assessing the Impact of a Rapidly Scaled Virtual Urgent Care in New York City During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Koziatek CA, Rubin A, Lakdawala V, et al.
J Emerg Med
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Aug 02
32737005
Quality Improvement Effectiveness of a On-Site Medicalization Program for Nursing Homes with COVID-19 Outbreaks.
Bernabeu-Wittel M, Ternero-Vega JE, Nieto-Martin MD, et al.
J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Aug 02
32738140
Review Systematic review of the role of renin-angiotensin system inhibitors in late studies on Covid-19: A new challenge overcome?
Volpe M, Battistoni A
Int J Cardiol
Did not search more than one major database
Reviewed: Aug 02
32738257
Clinical Prediction Guide Prediction model and risk scores of ICU admission and mortality in COVID-19.
Zhao Z, Chen A, Hou W, et al.
PLoS One
Patients were not followed up over time
Reviewed: Aug 01
32730358
Diagnosis Implementation of a Deep Learning-Based Computer-Aided Detection System for the Interpretation of Chest Radiographs in Patients Suspected for COVID-19.
Hwang EJ, Kim H, Yoon SH, et al.
Korean J Radiol
Less than 50 patients had the condition
Reviewed: Aug 01
32729263
Evidence Based Guideline CSN COVID-19 Rapid Review Program: Management of Acute Kidney Injury.
Clark EG, Hiremath S, Soroka SD, et al.
Can J Kidney Health Dis
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Aug 01
32728473
Prognosis Clinical characteristics of 276 hospitalized patients with coronavirus disease 2019 in Zengdu District, Hubei Province: a single-center descriptive study.
Wei Y, Zeng W, Huang X, et al.
BMC Infect Dis
No comment provided
Reviewed: Aug 01
32727456
Treatment Association between treatment with colchicine and improved survival in a single-centre cohort of adult hospitalised patients with COVID-19 pneumonia and acute respiratory distress syndrome.
Scarsi M, Piantoni S, Colombo E, et al.
Ann Rheum Dis
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Aug 01
32732245
Prognosis Case characteristics, resource use, and outcomes of 10 021 patients with COVID-19 admitted to 920 German hospitals: an observational study.
Karagiannidis C, Mostert C, Hentschker C, et al.
Lancet Respir Med
No comment provided
Reviewed: Aug 01
32735842
Prognosis Characteristics and risk factors for COVID-19 diagnosis and adverse outcomes in Mexico: an analysis of 89,756 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases.
Giannouchos TV, Sussman RA, Mier JM, et al.
Eur Respir J
No comment provided
Reviewed: Aug 01
32732325
Prognosis Presenting features of COVID-19 in older people: relationships with frailty, inflammation and mortality.
Knopp P, Miles A, Webb TE, et al.
Eur Geriatr Med
No comment provided
Reviewed: Aug 01
32734464
Review Melanoma and COVID-19: A narrative review focused on treatment.
Elmas OF, Demirbas A, Duzayak S, et al.
Dermatol Ther
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Aug 01
32734626
Review Outcomes in COVID-19 Positive Neonates and Possibility of Viral Vertical Transmission: A Narrative Review.
Sheth S, Shah N, Bhandari V
Am J Perinatol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Aug 01
32736407
Diagnosis Chest CT for triage during COVID-19 on the emergency department: myth or truth?
Hermans JJR, Groen J, Zwets E, et al.
Emerg Radiol
Not blinded (to test or to gold standard)
Reviewed: Jul 31
32691211
Treatment Exploring an Integrative Therapy for Treating COVID-19: A Randomized Controlled Trial.
Wang JB, Wang ZX, Jing J, et al.
Chin J Integr Med
Too preliminary for clinical practice
Reviewed: Jul 31
32676976
Treatment Safety and potential efficacy of cyclooxygenase-2 inhibitors in coronavirus disease 2019.
Ong SWX, Tan WYT, Chan YH, et al.
Clin Transl Immunology
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 31
32728438
Evidence Based Guideline Decontamination and reuse of surgical masks and N95 filtering facepiece respirators during COVID-19 pandemic: a systematic review.
Seresirikachorn K, Phoophiboon V, Chobarporn T, et al.
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol
Strength of evidence for recommendations were not reported
Reviewed: Jul 31
32729444
Diagnosis Universal screening for SARS-CoV-2 in pregnant women at term admitted to an East London maternity unit.
Abeysuriya S, Wasif S, Counihan C, et al.
Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol
Less than 50 patients had the condition
Reviewed: Jul 31
32731057
Quality Improvement Safety and immunogenicity of the ChAdOx1 nCoV-19 vaccine against SARS-CoV-2: a preliminary report of a phase 1/2, single-blind, randomised controlled trial.
Folegatti PM, Ewer KJ, Aley PK, et al.
Lancet
Too preliminary for clinical practice
Reviewed: Jul 30
32702298
Diagnosis Point-of-care Lung Ultrasound Is More Sensitive than Chest Radiograph for Evaluation of COVID-19.
Pare JR, Camelo I, Mayo KC, et al.
West J Emerg Med
Less than 50 patients with and without the condition
Reviewed: Jul 30
32726240
Prognosis Neonatal outcome in 29 pregnant women with COVID-19: A retrospective study in Wuhan, China.
Wu YT, Liu J, Xu JJ, et al.
PLoS Med
No comment provided
Reviewed: Jul 30
32722722
Treatment Early administration of Interleukin-6 inhibitors for patients with severe Covid-19 disease is associated with decreased intubation, reduced mortality, and increased discharge.
Sinha P, Mostaghim A, Bielick CG, et al.
Int J Infect Dis
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 30
32721528
Clinical Prediction Guide A predictive score for COVID-19 diagnosis using clinical, laboratory and chest image data.
Vieceli T, Filho CMO, Berger M, et al.
Braz J Infect Dis
No independent validation cohort
Reviewed: Jul 30
32721387
Diagnosis Point-of-care serological assays for delayed SARS-CoV-2 case identification among health-care workers in the UK: a prospective multicentre cohort study.
Pallett SJC, Rayment M, Patel A, et al.
Lancet Respir Med
Patients were known not to have the condition at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jul 29
32717210
Evidence Based Guideline American College of Rheumatology Clinical Guidance for Pediatric Patients with Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) Associated with SARS-CoV-2 and Hyperinflammation in COVID-19. Version 1.
Henderson LA, Canna SW, Friedman KG, et al.
Arthritis Rheumatol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 29
32705809
Etiology Association between NSAIDs use and adverse clinical outcomes among adults hospitalized with COVID-19 in South Korea: A nationwide study.
Jeong HE, Lee H, Shin HJ, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Risk estimate for primary outcome does not meet cutpoints
Reviewed: Jul 29
32717066
Diagnosis Preliminary Analysis of B- and T-Cell Responses to SARS-CoV-2.
Zhang LX, Miao SY, Qin ZH, et al.
Mol Diagn Ther
Patients were known to have the disease before the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jul 29
32710269
Evidence Based Guideline Adapting care for older cancer patients during the COVID-19 pandemic: Recommendations from the International Society of Geriatric Oncology (SIOG) COVID-19 Working Group.
Battisti NML, Mislang AR, Cooper L, et al.
J Geriatr Oncol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 29
32709495
Clinical Prediction Guide Interleukin-6-based mortality risk model for hospitalised COVID-19 patients.
Rocio LG, Alberto UR, Paloma T, et al.
J Allergy Clin Immunol
No independent validation cohort
Reviewed: Jul 29
32710975
Treatment Ribavirin Therapy For Severe COVID-19: A Retrospective Cohort Study.
Song T, Yuan S, Yuan Y, et al.
Int J Antimicrob Agents
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 29
32712334
Clinical Prediction Guide Diagnostic performance of initial blood urea nitrogen combined with D-Dimer levels for predicting in-hospital mortality in COVID-19 patients.
Cheng A, Hu L, Wang Y, et al.
Int J Antimicrob Agents
No independent validation cohort
Reviewed: Jul 29
32712332
Review Clinical Features of COVID-19 and Factors Associated with Severe Clinical Course: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Kumar A, Arora A, Sharma P, et al.
SSRN
Did not search more than one major database
Reviewed: Jul 29
32714109
Evidence Based Guideline Multimodality Imaging in Evaluation of Cardiovascular complications in Patients with COVID-19.
Rudski L, Januzzi JL, Rigolin VH, et al.
J Am Coll Cardiol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 29
32710927
Diagnosis Clinical validation of an immunochromatographic SARS-Cov-2 IgM/IgG antibody assay with Japanese cohort.
Kaneko S, Nukui Y, Arashiro T, et al.
J Med Virol
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jul 29
32720704
Treatment Historically controlled comparison of glucocorticoids with or without tocilizumab versus supportive care only in patients with COVID-19-associated cytokine storm syndrome: results of the CHIC study.
Ramiro S, Mostard RLM, Magro-Checa C, et al.
Ann Rheum Dis
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 29
32719045
Treatment The Association of Interleukin-6 value, Interleukin inhibitors and Outcomes of Patients with COVID-19 in New York City.
Maeda T, Obata R, Rizk DO D, et al.
J Med Virol
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 29
32720702
Treatment Mortality reduction in 46 severe Covid-19 patients treated with hyperimmune plasma. A proof of concept single arm multicenter trial.
Perotti C, Baldanti F, Bruno R, et al.
Haematologica
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 28
32703797
Treatment Remdesivir for Severe COVID-19 versus a Cohort Receiving Standard of Care.
Olender SA, Perez KK, Go AS, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 28
32706859
Evidence Based Guideline Recommendations and management of hyperglycaemia in pregnancy during COVID-19 pandemic in Italy.
Torlone E, Angela Sculli M, Bonomo M, et al.
Diabetes Res Clin Pract
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 28
32710999
Primary Prevention Immunogenicity and safety of a recombinant adenovirus type-5-vectored COVID-19 vaccine in healthy adults aged 18 years or older: a randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled, phase 2 trial.
Zhu FC, Guan XH, Li YH, et al.
Lancet
Weak clinical outcome; too preliminary for clinical practice
Reviewed: Jul 27
32702299
Economics The cost-effectiveness of conducting three versus two reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction tests for diagnosing and discharging people with COVID-19: evidence from the epidemic in Wuhan, China.
Jiang Y, Cai D, Chen D, et al.
BMJ Glob Health
No incremental costs and outcomes of one intervention over another
Reviewed: Jul 26
32694221
Treatment Utilization of COVID-19 treatments and clinical outcomes among patients with cancer: A COVID-19 and Cancer Consortium (CCC19) cohort study.
Rivera DR, Peters S, Panagiotou OA, et al.
Cancer Discov
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 25
32699031
Prognosis SARS-CoV-2 induced thrombocytopenia as an important biomarker significantly correlated with abnormal coagulation function, increased intravascular blood clot risk and mortality in COVID-19 patients.
Bao C, Tao X, Cui W, et al.
Exp Hematol Oncol
178 hospitalized patients admitted to a single site in China
Reviewed: Jul 25
32695551
Evidence Based Guideline Electroencephalography during SARS-CoV-2 outbreak: practical recommendations from the task force of the Italian Society of Neurophysiology (SINC), the Italian League Against Epilepsy (LICE), and the Italian Association of Neurophysiology Technologists (AITN).
Grippo A, Assenza G, Scarpino M, et al.
Neurol Sci
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 25
32696088
Treatment Safety, tolerability, and clinical outcomes of hydroxychloroquine for hospitalized patients with coronavirus 2019 disease.
Satlin MJ, Goyal P, Magleby R, et al.
PLoS One
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 25
32701969
Treatment Early IL-1 receptor blockade in severe inflammatory respiratory failure complicating COVID-19.
Cauchois R, Koubi M, Delarbre D, et al.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 25
32699149
Clinical Prediction Guide Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II Score as a Predictor of Hospital Mortality in Patients of Coronavirus Disease 2019.
Zou X, Li S, Fang M, et al.
Crit Care Med
Patients were not followed up over time
Reviewed: Jul 25
32697506
Treatment A Small-Scale Medication of Leflunomide as a Treatment of COVID-19 in an Open-Label Blank-Controlled Clinical Trial.
Hu K, Wang M, Zhao Y, et al.
Virol Sin
Less than 10 patients per group
Reviewed: Jul 25
32696396
Review Fibrinogen and D-dimer variances and anticoagulation recommendations in Covid-19: current literature review.
Hayiroglu MI, Cinar T, Tekkesin AI
Rev Assoc Med Bras (1992)
Does not report search results (# studies)
Reviewed: Jul 25
32696883
Diagnosis Can the neutrophil/lymphocyte ratio (NLR) have a role in the diagnosis of coronavirus 2019 disease (COVID-19)?
Nalbant A, Kaya T, Varim C, et al.
Rev Assoc Med Bras (1992)
Less than 50 patients without the condition
Reviewed: Jul 25
32696861
Review Prognostic value of Cardiac Biomarkers in COVID-19 Infection: A Meta-analysis.
Dawson D, Dominic P, Sheth A, et al.
Res Sq
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 25
32702736
Review Pharmaco-Immunomodulatory Therapy in COVID-19.
Rizk JG, Kalantar-Zadeh K, Mehra MR, et al.
Drugs
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 24
32696108
Prognosis Clinical Profiles, Characteristics, and Outcomes of the First 100 Admitted COVID-19 Patients in Pakistan: A Single-Center Retrospective Study in a Tertiary Care Hospital of Karachi.
Asghar MS, Haider Kazmi SJ, Ahmed Khan N, et al.
Cureus
100 hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in Pakistan
Reviewed: Jul 24
32699707
Quality Improvement Feasibility and safety of urgently initiated maternal telemedicine in response to the spread of COVID-19: A 1-month report.
Nakagawa K, Umazume T, Mayama M, et al.
J Obstet Gynaecol Res
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 22
32691488
Etiology The hazard of (sub)therapeutic doses of anticoagulants in non-critically ill patients with Covid-19: the Padua province experience.
Pesavento R, Ceccato D, Pasquetto G, et al.
J Thromb Haemost
Not prospective & standardized data collection, Not prospective and standardized data collection
Reviewed: Jul 22
32692874
Prognosis SARS-CoV-2 in pregnancy: characteristics and outcomes of hospitalized and non-hospitalized women due to COVID-19.
Barbero P, Muguerza L, Herraiz I, et al.
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med
91 pregnant women presenting to a single site in Spain
Reviewed: Jul 22
32689846
Diagnosis Outcomes of universal SARS-CoV-2 testing program in pregnant women admitted to hospital and the adjuvant role of lung ultrasound in screening: A prospective cohort study.
Yassa M, Yirmibes C, Cavusoglu G, et al.
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med
Less than 50 patients with the disease
Reviewed: Jul 22
32691641
Treatment Experience with tocilizumab in severe COVID-19 pneumonia after 80 days of follow-up: A retrospective cohort study.
Moreno-Perez O, Andres M, Leon-Ramirez JM, et al.
J Autoimmun
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 22
32690352
Diagnosis Diagnostic accuracy of Augurix COVID-19 IgG serology rapid test.
Andrey DO, Cohen P, Meyer B, et al.
Eur J Clin Invest
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jul 22
32691863
Evidence Based Guideline Home medical nutrition during SARS-CoV-2 pandemic - A position paper.
Matras P, Klek S, Folwarski M, et al.
Clin Nutr ESPEN
Evidence underpinning recommendations not reported
Reviewed: Jul 22
32690158
Quality Improvement Febuxostat therapy in outpatients with suspected COVID-19: A clinical trial.
Davoodi L, Abedi SM, Salehifar E, et al.
Int J Clin Pract
Study premise is based on the mistaken notion that hydroxychloroquine is efficacious.
Reviewed: Jul 22
32603531
Treatment Efficacy of ACEIs/ARBs versus CCBs on the progression of COVID-19 patients with hypertension in Wuhan: A hospital-based retrospective cohort study.
Liu X, Liu Y, Chen K, et al.
J Med Virol
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 21
32687223
Prognosis Acute Cerebrovascular Events in Hospitalized COVID-19 Patients.
Rothstein A, Oldridge O, Schwennesen H, et al.
Stroke
28 hospitalized patients with stroke or intracranial hemorrhage admitted at 3 sites in Philadelphia
Reviewed: Jul 21
32684145
Review Overview of Management of Children with COVID-19.
Wati DK, Manggala AK
Clin Exp Pediatr
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 21
32683801
Review Psoriasis and COVID-19: A narrative review with treatment considerations.
Elmas OF, Demirbas A, Kutlu O, et al.
Dermatol Ther
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 21
32686245
Prognosis Acute Kidney Injury and Kidney Damage in COVID-19 Patients.
Na KR, Kim HR, Ham Y, et al.
J Korean Med Sci
66 hospitalized patients at a single site in Korea
Reviewed: Jul 21
32686373
Review COVID-19 in people with diabetes: understanding the reasons for worse outcomes.
Apicella M, Campopiano MC, Mantuano M, et al.
Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol
Did not search > 1 major database
Reviewed: Jul 21
32687793
Prognosis COVID-19 experience of the major pandemic response center in the capital: Results of the pandemic's first month in Turkey.
GUner HR, HasanoGlu I, Kayaaslan B, et al.
Turk J Med Sci
222 hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in Turkey
Reviewed: Jul 20
32682358
Prognosis Epidemiological and clinical course of 483 patients with COVID-19 in Wuhan, China: a single-center, retrospective study from the mobile cabin hospital.
Wang B, Wang Z, Zhao J, et al.
Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis
483 hospitalized patients with mild to moderate COVID-19 admitted at a single site mobile hospital in China
Reviewed: Jul 20
32683596
Prognosis A pandemic center's experience of managing pregnant women with COVID-19 infection in Turkey: A prospective cohort study.
Sahin D, Tanacan A, Erol SA, et al.
Int J Gynaecol Obstet
Prospective cohort of 100 pregnant women with suspected or confirmed COVID-19 at single site in Turkey
Reviewed: Jul 19
32682342
Diagnosis Evaluations of the serological test in the diagnosis of 2019 novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) infections during the COVID-19 outbreak.
Lin D, Liu L, Zhang M, et al.
Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jul 19
32681308
Diagnosis Variplex test system fails to reliably detect SARS-CoV-2 directly from respiratory samples without RNA extraction.
Eckel F, Kusters F, Drossel B, et al.
Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis
Less than 50 patients with the condition
Reviewed: Jul 19
32681309
Diagnosis Diagnostic value of peripheral hematologic markers for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19): A multicenter, cross-sectional study.
Peng J, Qi D, Yuan G, et al.
J Clin Lab Anal
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jul 19
32681559
Clinical Prediction Guide Development and Validation of a Prognostic Nomogram Based on Clinical and CT Features for Adverse Outcome Prediction in Patients with COVID-19.
Zheng Y, Xiao A, Yu X, et al.
Korean J Radiol
Patients were not followed up over time
Reviewed: Jul 18
32677385
Etiology The Effects of ARBs, ACEis, and Statins on Clinical Outcomes of COVID-19 Infection Among Nursing Home Residents.
De Spiegeleer A, Bronselaer A, Teo JT, et al.
J Am Med Dir Assoc
Not prospective and standardized data collection
Reviewed: Jul 18
32674818
Review Effectiveness and recommendations for the use of dental masks in the prevention of COVID-19: A literature review.
Arellano-Cotrina JJ, Marengo-Coronel N, Atoche-Socola KJ, et al.
Disaster Med Public Health Prep
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 18
32674741
Treatment Tocilizumab for the treatment of adult patients with severe COVID-19 pneumonia: a single-center cohort study.
Fernandez-Ruiz M, Lopez-Medrano F, Asin MAP, et al.
J Med Virol
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 17
32672860
Treatment Hydroxychloroquine for Early Treatment of Adults with Mild Covid-19: A Randomized-Controlled Trial.
Mitja O, Corbacho-Monne M, Ubals M, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
< 80% follow up
Reviewed: Jul 17
32674126
Review Chest Computed Tomography and Lung Ultrasound Findings in COVID-19 Pneumonia: A Pocket Review for Non-radiologists.
Pata D, Valentini P, De Rose C, et al.
Front Med (Lausanne)
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 17
32671086
Treatment Antiviral Activity and Safety of Darunavir/Cobicistat for the Treatment of COVID-19.
Chen J, Xia L, Liu L, et al.
Open Forum Infect Dis
Randomization based on the patient's medical record number.
Reviewed: Jul 17
32671131
Diagnosis Serological chemiluminescence immunoassay for the diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2 infection.
Lijia S, Lihong S, Huabin W, et al.
J Clin Lab Anal
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jul 17
32671890
Evidence Based Guideline Personal Protective Equipment and Evidence-Based Advice for Surgical Departments during COVID-19.
Tan L, Kovoor JG, Williamson P, et al.
ANZ J Surg
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 17
32671968
Evidence Based Guideline InterOrganizational practice committee recommendations/guidance for teleneuropsychology (TeleNP) in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Bilder RM, Postal KS, Barisa M, et al.
Clin Neuropsychol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 17
32673163
Primary Prevention Physical distancing interventions and incidence of coronavirus disease 2019: natural experiment in 149 countries.
Islam N, Sharp SJ, Chowell G, et al.
BMJ
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 17
32669358
Evidence Based Guideline Guidelines for the pharmacological treatment of COVID-19. The task-force/consensus guideline of the Brazilian Association of Intensive Care Medicine, the Brazilian Society of Infectious Diseases and the Brazilian Society of Pulmonology and Tisiology.
Falavigna M, Colpani V, Stein C, et al.
Rev Bras Ter Intensiva
Not based on a s​ystematic review; does not report search results (number of studies)
Reviewed: Jul 16
32667444
Prognosis Higher level of neutrophil-to-lymphocyte is associated with severe COVID-19.
Kong M, Zhang H, Cao X, et al.
Epidemiol Infect
210 hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in China
Reviewed: Jul 16
32641174
Evidence Based Guideline Expert consensus on protocol of rehabilitation for COVID-19 patients using framework and approaches of WHO International Family Classifications.
Zeng B, Chen D, Qiu Z, et al.
Aging Med (Milton)
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 16
32666026
Review Sequential battery of COVID-19 testing to maximize negative predictive value before surgeries.
Sinha N, Balayla G
Rev Col Bras Cir
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 16
32667583
Prognosis Risk Factors Associated With Mortality Among Patients With COVID-19 in Intensive Care Units in Lombardy, Italy.
Grasselli G, Greco M, Zanella A, et al.
JAMA Intern Med
3988 consecutive hospitalized patients admitted at ICUs in Lombardy region of Italy. Some data for first 1591 patients previously reported.
Reviewed: Jul 16
32667669
Prognosis Factors Associated With Death in Critically Ill Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019 in the US.
Gupta S, Hayek SS, Wang W, et al.
JAMA Intern Med
2215 hospitalized patients admitted at 65 ICUs in the US; patients were at different points in disease progression
Reviewed: Jul 16
32667668
Evidence Based Guideline Restoring Pulmonary and Sleep Services as the COVID-19 Pandemic Lessens: From an Association of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Division Directors and American Thoracic Society-coordinated Task Force.
Wilson KC, Kaminsky DA, Michaud G, et al.
Ann Am Thorac Soc
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 15
32663071
Prognosis Characteristics, comorbidities, 30-day outcome and in-hospital mortality of patients hospitalised with COVID-19 in a Swiss area - a retrospective cohort study.
Pellaud C, Grandmaison G, Hoa Phong PHT, et al.
Swiss Med Wkly
196 hospitalized patients admitted at a network of sites in Switzerland
Reviewed: Jul 15
32662869
Primary Prevention An mRNA Vaccine against SARS-CoV-2 - Preliminary Report.
Jackson LA, Anderson EJ, Rouphael NG, et al.
N Engl J Med
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 15
32663912
Review Intranasal Antiviral Drug Delivery and Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): A State of the Art Review.
Higgins TS, Wu AW, Illing EA, et al.
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 15
32660339
Evidence Based Guideline Telemedicine and Smart Working: Recommendations of the European Association of Urology.
Rodriguez Socarras M, Loeb S, Teoh JY, et al.
Eur Urol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 14
32654801
Prognosis Laboratory abnormalities and risk factors associated with in-hospital death in patients with severe COVID-19.
Chen X, Yan L, Fei Y, et al.
J Clin Lab Anal
73 hospitalized patients admitted to a single site in China
Reviewed: Jul 14
32656888
Prognosis Haematological characteristics and risk factors in the classification and prognosis evaluation of COVID-19: a retrospective cohort study.
Liao D, Zhou F, Luo L, et al.
Lancet Haematol
466 hospitalized patients admitted at 3 sites in China
Reviewed: Jul 14
32659214
Evidence Based Guideline COVID-19 and telepsychiatry: an evidence-based guidance for clinicians.
Smith K, Ostinelli E, Macdonald O, et al.
JMIR Ment Health
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 14
32658857
Review Diabetes management and specific considerations for patients with diabetes during coronavirus diseases pandemic: A scoping review.
Wicaksana AL, Hertanti NS, Ferdiana A, et al.
Diabetes Metab Syndr
Did not search more than one major database
Reviewed: Jul 14
32659694
Prognosis Intensive care admissions of children with paediatric inflammatory multisystem syndrome temporally associated with SARS-CoV-2 (PIMS-TS) in the UK: a multicentre observational study.
Davies P, Evans C, Kanthimathinathan HK, et al.
Lancet Child Adolesc Health
78 hospitalized pediatric patients admitted at PICUs in the UK; patients were at different points disease progression
Reviewed: Jul 13
32653054
Treatment Comparison of hydroxychloroquine, lopinavir/ritonavir, and standard of care in critically ill patients with SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia: an opportunistic retrospective analysis.
Lecronier M, Beurton A, Burrel S, et al.
Crit Care
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 13
32653015
Etiology QT prolongation in a diverse, urban population of COVID-19 patients treated with hydroxychloroquine, chloroquine, or azithromycin.
C Hsia B, Greige N, A Quiroz J, et al.
J Interv Card Electrophysiol
Risk estimate for the primary outcome does not meet cutpoints
Reviewed: Jul 13
32654098
Evidence Based Guideline COVID-19 and ENT surgery: a brief review of essential precautions and triage.
Sharma A, Bhardwaj R
Eur Arch Otorhinolaryngol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 13
32654024
Treatment Use of tocilizumab in kidney transplant recipients with COVID-19.
Perez-Saez MJ, Blasco M, Redondo-Pachon D, et al.
Am J Transplant
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 13
32654422
Treatment SAFETY AND EFFICACY OF ANTI-IL6-RECEPTOR TOCILIZUMAB USE IN SEVERE AND CRITICAL PATIENTS AFFECTED BY CORONAVIRUS DISEASE 2019: A COMPARATIVE ANALYSIS.
Rossotti R, Travi G, Ughi N, et al.
J Infect
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 12
32652164
Treatment Tocilizumab for treatment of mechanically ventilated patients with COVID-19.
Somers EC, Eschenauer GA, Troost JP, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 12
32651997
Clinical Prediction Guide Association of Padua prediction score with in-hospital prognosis in COVID-19 patients.
Zeng DX, Xu JL, Mao QX, et al.
QJM
Patients were not followed up over time
Reviewed: Jul 12
32652021
Etiology Risk of severe COVID-19 in hypertensive patients treated with renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system inhibitors.
Golpe R, Perez-de-Llano LA, Dacal D, et al.
Med Clin (Barc)
Not prospective and standardized data collection
Reviewed: Jul 12
32651067
Treatment Clinical characteristics and predictors of survival in adults with coronavirus disease 2019 receiving tocilizumab.
Morrison AR, Johnson JM, Griebe KM, et al.
J Autoimmun
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 11
32646770
Review COVID-19 and Headache Medicine: A Narrative Review of Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drug (NSAID) and Corticosteroid Use.
Arca KN, Smith JH, Chiang CC, et al.
Headache
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 11
32648592
Diagnosis Initial Results of the Use of a Standardized Diagnostic Criteria for Chest Computed Tomography Findings in Coronavirus Disease 2019.
Miranda Magalhaes Santos JM, Paula Alves Fonseca A, Pinheiro Zarattini Anastacio E, et al.
J Comput Assist Tomogr
Less than 50 patients with and without the condition
Reviewed: Jul 11
32649426
Clinical Prediction Guide Development and Validation of a Nomogram for Assessing Survival in Patients with COVID-19 Pneumonia.
Dong YM, Sun J, Li YX, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Patients were not followed up over time
Reviewed: Jul 11
32649738
Prognosis Multi-centre Spanish study found no incidences of viral transmission in infants born to mothers with COVID-19.
Marin Gabriel MA, Cuadrado I, Alvarez Fernandez B, et al.
Acta Paediatr
42 pregnant women who presented at 16 hospitals in Spain
Reviewed: Jul 11
32649784
Diagnosis Self-reported loss of smell without nasal obstruction to identify COVID-19. The multicenter CORANOSMIA cohort study.
Salmon D, Bartier S, Hautefort C, et al.
J Infect
Less than 50 patients with and without the condition
Reviewed: Jul 11
32650110
Prognosis ASSOCIATION OF INITIAL VIRAL LOAD IN SARS-CoV-2 PATIENTS WITH OUTCOME AND SYMPTOMS.
Argyropoulos KV, Serrano A, Hu J, et al.
Am J Pathol
205 patients who presented at a single site in New York
Reviewed: Jul 11
32650002
Review Antirheumatic drugs for COVID-19 treatment based on the phases of the disease: Current concept.
Valentini M, Zmerly H
J Popul Ther Clin Pharmacol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 11
32650355
Review Pathophysiology, Transmission, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): A Review.
Wiersinga WJ, Rhodes A, Cheng AC, et al.
JAMA
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 11
32648899
Clinical Prediction Guide Development and Validation of a Prognostic Nomogram Based on Clinical and CT Features for Adverse Outcome Prediction in Patients with COVID-19.
Zheng Y, Xiao A, Yu X, et al.
Korean J Radiol
Patients were not followed up over time
Reviewed: Jul 10
32643334
Clinical Prediction Guide Development and validation of the HNC-LL score for predicting the severity of coronavirus disease 2019.
Xiao LS, Zhang WF, Gong MC, et al.
EBioMedicine
Patients were not followed up over time
Reviewed: Jul 10
32645614
Evidence Based Guideline Considerations for the treatment of pancreatic cancer during the COVID-19 pandemic: the UK consensus position.
Jones CM, Radhakrishna G, Aitken K, et al.
Br J Cancer
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 10
32641867
Review Evidence from Cochrane systematic reviews for controlling the dissemination of COVID-19 infection. A narrative review.
Flumignan RLG, Nakano LCU, Pascoal PIF, et al.
Sao Paulo Med J
Did not search more than one major database
Reviewed: Jul 09
32638939
Review ACE2 as a Therapeutic Target for COVID-19; its Role in Infectious Processes and Regulation by Modulators of the RAAS System.
Michaud V, Deodhar M, Arwood M, et al.
J Clin Med
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 09
32635289
Review Road toward rapid-molecular point of care test to detect novel SARS-coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19): Review from updated literature.
Ahmad S, Ali N, Kausar M, et al.
Allergol Immunopathol (Madr)
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 09
32636083
Review Laboratory Tests for COVID-19: A Review of Peer-Reviewed Publications and Implications for Clinical UIse.
Shyu D, Dorroh J, Holtmeyer C, et al.
Mo Med
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 09
32636542
Evidence Based Guideline Recommendations for head and neck surgical procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Kulcsar MAV, Montenegro FLM, Santos ABO, et al.
Clinics (Sao Paulo)
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 09
32638909
Review Role of Lopinavir/Ritonavir in the Treatment of Covid-19: A Review of Current Evidence, Guideline Recommendations, and Perspectives.
Meini S, Pagotto A, Longo B, et al.
J Clin Med
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 08
32629768
Review Repurposing Therapeutics for Potential Treatment of SARS-CoV-2: A Review.
Santos J, Brierley S, Gandhi MJ, et al.
Viruses
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 08
32629804
Prognosis Clinical course and predictors of 60-day mortality in 239 critically ill patients with COVID-19: a multicenter retrospective study from Wuhan, China.
Xu J, Yang X, Yang L, et al.
Crit Care
239 hospitalized patients admitted at 3 intensive care units in Wuhan
Reviewed: Jul 08
32631393
Diagnosis Validation of the British Society of Thoracic Imaging guidelines for COVID-19 chest radiograph reporting.
Hare SS, Tavare AN, Dattani V, et al.
Clin Radiol
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jul 08
32631626
Prognosis Incidence and clinical profiles of COVID-19 pneumonia in pregnant women: A single-centre cohort study from Spain.
San-Juan R, Barbero P, Fernandez-Ruiz M, et al.
EClinicalMedicine
32 pregnant women presenting to a single site in Spain
Reviewed: Jul 08
32632417
Treatment Corticosteroid therapy for patients with CoVID-19 pneumonia: a before-after study.
Bani-Sadr F, Hentzien M, Pascard M, et al.
Int J Antimicrob Agents
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 08
32634602
Diagnosis Clinical Validity of Serum Antibodies to SARS-CoV-2: A Case-Control Study.
Caturegli G, Materi J, Howard BM, et al.
Ann Intern Med
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jul 07
32628534
Etiology Association between chronic ACE inhibitor exposure and decreased odds of severe disease in patients with COVID-19.
Senkal N, Meral R, Medetalibeyoglu A, et al.
Anatol J Cardiol
At all data collection was prospective and standardized.
Reviewed: Jul 07
32628137
Prognosis Serum IgM against SARS-CoV-2 correlates with in-hospital mortality in severe/critical patients with COVID-19 in Wuhan, China.
Liu X, Zheng X, Liu B, et al.
Aging (Albany NY)
79 hospitalized patients admitted to a single site in China
Reviewed: Jul 07
32628642
Prognosis ASSOCIATION OF INITIAL VIRAL LOAD IN SARS-CoV-2 PATIENTS WITH OUTCOME AND SYMPTOMS.
Argyropoulos KV, Serrano A, Hu J, et al.
Am J Pathol
205 patients presenting to a single ER in New York
Reviewed: Jul 07
32628931
Treatment Tocilizumab in patients with severe COVID-19: A single-center observational analysis.
Knorr JP, Colomy V, Mauriello CM, et al.
J Med Virol
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 07
32628003
Treatment Treatment with Hydroxychloroquine, Azithromycin, and Combination in Patients Hospitalized with COVID-19.
Arshad S, Kilgore P, Chaudhry ZS, et al.
Int J Infect Dis
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 06
32623082
Prognosis Predictors of progression from moderate to severe COVID-19: a retrospective cohort.
Cheng B, Hu J, Zuo X, et al.
Clin Microbiol Infect
456 hospitalized patients admitted to a single site in China
Reviewed: Jul 06
32622952
Evidence Based Guideline Considerations for people with diabetes during the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Pandemic.
Sacks LJ, Pham C, Fleming N, et al.
Diabetes Res Clin Pract
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 06
32623041
Etiology Long-Term ACE Inhibitor/ARB Use Is Associated with Severe Renal Dysfunction and Acute Kidney Injury in Patients with severe COVID-19: Results from a Referral Center Cohort in the North East of France.
Oussalah A, Gleye S, Clerc Urmes I, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Clinical data were not collected in a prospective and standardized way
Reviewed: Jul 06
32623470
Treatment Interleukin-6 blockade with sarilumab in severe COVID-19 pneumonia with systemic hyperinflammation: an open-label cohort study.
Della-Torre E, Campochiaro C, Cavalli G, et al.
Ann Rheum Dis
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 06
32620597
Review Acute complications and mortality in hospitalized patients with coronavirus disease 2019: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Potere N, Valeriani E, Candeloro M, et al.
Crit Care
Review of prognosis of hospitalized patients
Reviewed: Jul 05
32616077
Prognosis Rate of venous thromboembolism in a prospective all-comers cohort with COVID-19.
Rieder M, Goller I, Jeserich M, et al.
J Thromb Thrombolysis
49 positive out of a prospective cohort of 194 suspected cases that presented to a single site in Germany; patients were at different points in disease progression
Reviewed: Jul 04
32617807
Clinical Prediction Guide Development of a Clinical Decision Support System for Severity Risk Prediction and Triage of COVID-19 Patients at Hospital Admission: an International Multicenter Study.
Wu G, Yang P, Xie Y, et al.
Eur Respir J
Patients were not followed up over time
Reviewed: Jul 04
32616597
Review C-reactive protein, procalcitonin, D-dimer, and ferritin in severe coronavirus disease-2019: a meta-analysis.
Huang I, Pranata R, Lim MA, et al.
Ther Adv Respir Dis
Did not search greater than one major database
Reviewed: Jul 04
32615866
Prognosis Characteristics and Clinical Outcomes of COVID-19 Patients in an Underserved-Inner City Population: A Single Tertiary Center Cohort.
Salacup G, Lo KB, Gul F, et al.
J Med Virol
242 hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in Philadelphia
Reviewed: Jul 04
32617986
Review Diagnostic accuracy of serological tests for covid-19: systematic review and meta-analysis.
Lisboa Bastos M, Tavaziva G, Abidi SK, et al.
BMJ
Did not search more than one major database
Reviewed: Jul 03
32611558
Evidence Based Guideline How to build the plane while flying: VTE/PE Thromboprophylaxis Clinical Guidelines for COVID-19 Patients.
Costa A, Weinstein ES, Sahoo DR, et al.
Disaster Med Public Health Prep
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 03
32613929
Review Role of vitamin D in preventing of COVID-19 infection, progression and severity.
Ali N
J Infect Public Health
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 02
32605780
Review Discharged COVID-19 Patients Testing Positive Again for SARS-CoV-2 RNA: A Minireview of Published Studies from China.
Han Z, Battaglia F, Terlecky SR
J Med Virol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 02
32609390
Review Role of corticosteroid in the management of COVID-19: A systemic review and a Clinician's perspective.
Singh AK, Majumdar S, Singh R, et al.
Diabetes Metab Syndr
Does not report search results (number of studies)
Reviewed: Jul 02
32610262
Diagnosis A national UK audit for diagnostic accuracy of preoperative CT chest in emergency and elective surgery during COVID-19 pandemic.
Callaway M, Harden S, Ramsden W, et al.
Clin Radiol
No indication if the interpretation of the test was blinded to the results of the gold standard.
Reviewed: Jul 01
32600651
Clinical Prediction Guide Prognostic Accuracy of the SIRS, qSOFA, and NEWS for Early Detection of Clinical Deterioration in SARS-CoV-2 Infected Patients.
Jang JG, Hur J, Hong KS, et al.
J Korean Med Sci
Patients were not followed up over time.
Reviewed: Jul 01
32597046
Clinical Prediction Guide Rapid identification of SARS-CoV-2-infected patients at the emergency department using routine testing.
Kurstjens S, van der Horst A, Herpers R, et al.
Clin Chem Lab Med
Patients were not followed up over time
Reviewed: Jul 01
32598302
Diagnosis Evaluation of eleven rapid tests for detection of antibodies against SARS-CoV-2.
Tollanes MC, Bakken Kran AM, Abildsnes E, et al.
Clin Chem Lab Med
Less than 50 patients with and without the condition
Reviewed: Jul 01
32598303
Etiology Impact of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors and angiotensin receptor blockers on COVID-19 in a western population. CARDIOVID registry.
Lopez-Otero D, Lopez-Pais J, Cacho-Antonio CE, et al.
Rev Esp Cardiol (Engl Ed)
Not prospective and standardized data collection.
Reviewed: Jul 01
32600991
Diagnosis Validation of a commercially available SARS-CoV-2 serological immunoassay.
Meyer B, Torriani G, Yerly S, et al.
Clin Microbiol Infect
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study.
Reviewed: Jul 01
32603801
Diagnosis Dose optimized chest CT for diagnosis of COVID-19 - Evaluation of the image quality and diagnostic impact.
Steuwe A, Rademacher C, Valentin B, et al.
J Radiol Prot
Less than 50 patients with the condition.
Reviewed: Jul 01
32604085
Review Less expression of CD4(+) and CD8(+) T cells might reflect the severity of infection and predict worse prognosis in patients with COVID-19: evidence from a pooled analysis.
Hu D, Li L, Shi W, et al.
Clin Chim Acta
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 01
32598880
Review COVID-19 and Psoriasis: Biologic Treatment and Challenges.
Ebrahimi A, Sayad B, Rahimi Z
J Dermatolog Treat
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 01
32598204
Treatment Outcomes of 3,737 COVID-19 patients treated with hydroxychloroquine/azithromycin and other regimens in Marseille, France: A retrospective analysis.
Lagier JC, Million M, Gautret P, et al.
Travel Med Infect Dis
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 01
32593867
Evidence Based Guideline Literature-guided recommendations for otolaryngologists during the COVID-19 pandemic: A contemporary review.
Syamal M
Laryngoscope Investig Otolaryngol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 01
32596484
Treatment Use of Baricitinib in Patients with Moderate and Severe COVID-19.
Titanji BK, Farley MM, Mehta A, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jul 01
32597466
Review Current pharmacological treatments for SARS-COV-2: A narrative review.
Nittari G, Pallotta G, Amenta F, et al.
Eur J Pharmacol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jul 01
32603692
Review Corticosteroid administration for viral pneumonia: COVID-19 and beyond.
Yang JW, Yang L, Luo RG, et al.
Clin Microbiol Infect
No explicit inclusion and exclusion criteria
Reviewed: Jul 01
32603802
Diagnosis Assessment of SARS-CoV-2 serological tests for the diagnosis of COVID-19 through the evaluation of three immunoassays: Two automated immunoassays (Euroimmun and Abbott) and one rapid lateral flow immunoassay (NG Biotech).
Nicol T, Lefeuvre C, Serri O, et al.
J Clin Virol
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 28
32593133
Treatment In-Hospital Use of Statins Is Associated with a Reduced Risk of Mortality among Individuals with COVID-19.
Zhang XJ, Qin JJ, Cheng X, et al.
Cell Metab
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 28
32592657
Diagnosis Reporting radiographers' interpretation and use of the British Society of Thoracic Imaging's coding system when reporting COVID-19 chest x-rays.
Stevens BJ
Radiography (Lond)
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 28
32591286
Evidence Based Guideline Ocular oncology practice guidelines during COVID-19 pandemic-An expert consensus.
Manjandavida FP, Honavar SG, Kim U, et al.
Indian J Ophthalmol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 27
32587152
Review Coagulation Panel in Patients with SARS-CoV2 Infection (COVID-19).
Guevara-Noriega KA, Lucar-Lopez GA, Nunez G, et al.
Ann Clin Lab Sci
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 26
32581015
Evidence Based Guideline ESMO Management and treatment adapted recommendations in the COVID-19 era: Lung cancer.
Passaro A, Addeo A, Von Garnier C, et al.
ESMO Open
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 26
32581069
Review Review of Current Advances in Serologic Testing for COVID-19.
Espejo AP, Akgun Y, Al Mana AF, et al.
Am J Clin Pathol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 26
32583852
Review What We Learned about COVID-19 So Far? Notes from Underground.
Akyil FT, Karadogan D, Gurkan CG, et al.
Turk Thorac J
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 26
32584236
Evidence Based Guideline Optimizing lung cancer radiation treatment worldwide in COVID-19 outbreak.
Liao Z, Rivin Del Campo E, Salem A, et al.
Lung Cancer
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 26
32585497
Treatment Therapeutic Plasma Exchange in Adults with Severe COVID-19 Infection.
Khamis F, Al-Zakwani I, Al Hashmi S, et al.
Int J Infect Dis
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 26
32585284
Prognosis Risk Factors Associated With Long-Term Hospitalization in Patients With COVID-19: A Single-Centered, Retrospective Study.
Wu Y, Hou B, Liu J, et al.
Front Med (Lausanne)
125 hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in Wuhan, China.
Reviewed: Jun 26
32582749
Etiology Predictors of severe or lethal COVID-19, including Angiotensin Converting Enzyme inhibitors and Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers, in a sample of infected Italian citizens.
Bravi F, Flacco ME, Carradori T, et al.
PLoS One
Non-nested case-control study
Reviewed: Jun 25
32579597
Diagnosis Prevalence of Sars-Cov-2 Infection in Health Workers (HWs) and Diagnostic Test Performance: The Experience of a Teaching Hospital in Central Italy.
Lahner E, Dilaghi E, Prestigiacomo C, et al.
Int J Environ Res Public Health
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 25
32575505
Treatment Oseltamivir for coronavirus illness: post-hoc exploratory analysis of an open-label, pragmatic, randomised controlled trial in European primary care from 2016 to 2018.
Coenen S, van der Velden AW, Cianci D, et al.
Br J Gen Pract
Post-hoc subgroup analysis. Also, doesn't include patients with COVID-19.
Reviewed: Jun 25
32571773
Treatment Tocilizumab treatment for Cytokine Release Syndrome in hospitalized COVID-19 patients: survival and clinical outcomes.
Price CC, Altice FL, Shyr Y, et al.
Chest
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 25
32553536
Review COVID-19 paraclinical diagnostic tools: Updates and future trends.
Alsuliman T, Sulaiman R, Ismail S, et al.
Curr Res Transl Med
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 25
32576508
Prognosis ADL-dependency, D-Dimers, LDH and absence of anticoagulation are independently associated with one-month mortality in older inpatients with Covid-19.
Bousquet G, Falgarone G, Deutsch D, et al.
Aging (Albany NY)
Prospective cohort of hospitalized older patients admitted at a single site in France; patients were at different points in disease progression
Reviewed: Jun 25
32576712
Review Is the oral cavity relevant in SARS-CoV-2 pandemic?
Herrera D, Serrano J, Roldan S, et al.
Clin Oral Investig
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 25
32577830
Review Lopinavir-Ritonavir in the Treatment of COVID-19: A Dynamic Systematic Benefit-Risk Assessment.
Osborne V, Davies M, Lane S, et al.
Drug Saf
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 25
32578156
Prognosis Clinical Characteristics and Reasons for Differences in Duration From Symptom Onset to Release From Quarantine Among Patients With COVID-19 in Liaocheng, China.
Tian S, Chang Z, Wang Y, et al.
Front Med (Lausanne)
37 hospitalized patients admitted to sites in Liaocheng City
Reviewed: Jun 24
32574322
Prognosis Laboratory predictors of death from coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in the area of Valcamonica, Italy.
Bonetti G, Manelli F, Patroni A, et al.
Clin Chem Lab Med
144 hospitalized patients admitted to a single site in Italy
Reviewed: Jun 24
32573995
Review Is SARS-CoV-2 Vertically Transmitted?
Simoes E Silva AC, Leal CRV
Front Pediatr
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 24
32574285
Primary Prevention Effectiveness of Arbidol for COVID-19 Prevention in Health Professionals.
Yang C, Ke C, Yue D, et al.
Front Public Health
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 24
32574310
Review Clinical Implications of Chloroquine and Hydroxychloroquine Ototoxicity for COVID-19 Treatment: A Mini-Review.
Prayuenyong P, Kasbekar AV, Baguley DM
Front Public Health
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 24
32574312
Prognosis Novel Insights Into Illness Progression and Risk Profiles for Mortality in Non-survivors of COVID-19.
Shao L, Li X, Zhou Y, et al.
Front Med (Lausanne)
18 hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in China
Reviewed: Jun 24
32574334
Treatment Compassionate Use of Tocilizumab for Treatment of SARS-CoV-2 Pneumonia.
Jordan SC, Zakowski P, Tran HP, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 24
32575124
Diagnosis End-to-end automatic differentiation of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) from viral pneumonia based on chest CT.
Song J, Wang H, Liu Y, et al.
Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 23
32567006
Treatment Profiling COVID-19 pneumonia progressing into the cytokine storm syndrome: Results from a single Italian Centre study on tocilizumab versus standard of care.
Quartuccio L, Sonaglia A, McGonagle D, et al.
J Clin Virol
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 23
32570043
Diagnosis Application of deep learning technique to manage COVID-19 in routine clinical practice using CT images: Results of 10 convolutional neural networks.
Ardakani AA, Kanafi AR, Acharya UR, et al.
Comput Biol Med
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 23
32568676
Treatment Feasibility and physiological effects of prone positioning in non-intubated patients with acute respiratory failure due to COVID-19 (PRON-COVID): a prospective cohort study.
Coppo A, Bellani G, Winterton D, et al.
Lancet Respir Med
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 23
32569585
Treatment Effect of combination antiviral therapy on hematological profiles in 151 adults hospitalized with severe coronavirus disease 2019.
Li X, Yang Y, Liu L, et al.
Pharmacol Res
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 23
32565309
Etiology Combined use of the neutrophil-to-lymphocyte ratio and CRP to predict 7-day disease severity in 84 hospitalized patients with COVID-19 pneumonia: a retrospective cohort study.
Liu YP, Li GM, He J, et al.
Ann Transl Med
Not prospective and standardized data collection
Reviewed: Jun 23
32566572
Evidence Based Guideline Guidance on diagnosis, prevention and treatment of thromboembolic complications in COVID-19: a position paper of the Brazilian Society of Thrombosis and Hemostasis and the Thrombosis and Hemostasis Committee of the Brazilian Association of Hematology, Hemotherapy and Cellular Therapy.
Orsi FA, De Paula EV, Santos FO, et al.
Hematol Transfus Cell Ther
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 23
32565232
Etiology Is the use of ACE inb/ARBs associated with higher in-hospital mortality in Covid-19 pneumonia patients?
Selcuk M, Cinar T, Keskin M, et al.
Clin Exp Hypertens
Not prospective and standardized data collection
Reviewed: Jun 23
32569491
Diagnosis COVID-19 pneumonia diagnosis using a simple 2D deep learning framework with a single chest CT image.
Ko H, Chung H, Kim KW, et al.
J Med Internet Res
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 23
32568730
Prognosis Clinical Course of Asymptomatic and Mildly Symptomatic Patients with Coronavirus Disease Admitted to Community Treatment Centers, South Korea.
Lee YH, Hong CM, Kim DH, et al.
Emerg Infect Dis
632 patients isolated within 2 community treatment centers in South Korea
Reviewed: Jun 23
32568662
Prognosis Cohort of Four Thousand Four Hundred Four Persons Under Investigation for COVID-19 in a New York Hospital and Predictors of ICU Care and Ventilation.
Singer AJ, Morley EJ, Meyers K, et al.
Ann Emerg Med
4,404 patients with suspected COVID-19 assessed at a single site in New York
Reviewed: Jun 22
32563601
Review Neurological involvement of coronavirus disease 2019: a systematic review.
Ghannam M, Alshaer Q, Al-Chalabi M, et al.
J Neurol
Did not search more than one major database
Reviewed: Jun 21
32561990
Prognosis Elevation of liver fibrosis index FIB-4 is associated with poor clinical outcomes in patients with COVID-19.
Ibanez-Samaniego L, Bighelli F, Uson C, et al.
J Infect Dis
160 hospitalized patients admitted at 5 sites in Spain
Reviewed: Jun 21
32563190
Diagnosis Performance of six SARS-CoV-2 immunoassays in comparison with microneutralisation.
Jaaskelainen AJ, Kuivanen S, Kekalainen E, et al.
J Clin Virol
Patients were known to have the disease before the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 21
32563180
Prognosis Cardiovascular manifestations in severe and critical patients with COVID-19.
Chen Q, Xu L, Dai Y, et al.
Clin Cardiol
54 hospitalized patients admitted to a single site in China
Reviewed: Jun 21
32562427
Treatment Compassionate use of hydroxychloroquine in clinical practice for patients with mild to severe Covid-19 in a French university hospital.
Paccoud O, Tubach F, Baptiste A, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 20
32556143
Review Meta-analysis of diagnostic performance of serological tests for SARS-CoV-2 antibodies up to 25 April 2020 and public health implications.
Caini S, Bellerba F, Corso F, et al.
Euro Surveill
Did not search more than one major database
Reviewed: Jun 20
32553061
Evidence Based Guideline Infectious Diseases Society of America Guidelines on the Diagnosis of COVID-19.
Hanson KE, Caliendo AM, Arias CA, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Evidence underpinning some of the recommendations are not reported
Reviewed: Jun 20
32556191
Prognosis Neutrophil-to-Lymphocyte Ratio and Outcomes in Louisiana Covid-19 Patients.
Tatum D, Taghavi S, Houghton A, et al.
Shock
125 hospitalized patients admitted to 2 sites in Louisiana
Reviewed: Jun 20
32554992
Clinical Prediction Guide Performance of Pneumonia Severity Index and CURB-65 in Predicting 30-day mortality in patients with COVID-19.
Satici C, Demirkol MA, Altunok ES, et al.
Int J Infect Dis
Patients were not followed up over time
Reviewed: Jun 20
32553714
Evidence Based Guideline Protection for Otolaryngologic Surgery in the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Lagos AE, Ramos PH, Andrade T
OTO Open
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 20
32551408
Diagnosis Combination of Serological Total Antibody and RT-PCR Test for Detection of SARS-CoV-2 Infections.
Wang P
J Virol Methods
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 20
32554043
Diagnosis Four point-of-care lateral flow immunoassays for diagnosis of COVID-19 and for assessing dynamics of antibody responses to SARS-CoV-2.
Wu JL, Tseng WP, Lin CH, et al.
J Infect
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 20
32553841
Prognosis COVID-19 in pregnancy was associated with maternal morbidity and preterm birth.
Sentilhes L, De Marcillac F, Jouffrieau C, et al.
Am J Obstet Gynecol
54 hospitalized pregnant women admitted at a single site in France
Reviewed: Jun 20
32553908
Evidence Based Guideline Immune-related (IR)-pneumonitis during the COVID-19 pandemic: multidisciplinary recommendations for diagnosis and management.
Naidoo J, Reuss JE, Suresh K, et al.
J Immunother Cancer
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 20
32554619
Clinical Prediction Guide Identification and validation of a novel clinical signature to predict the prognosis in confirmed COVID-19 patients.
Wu S, Du Z, Shen S, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Patients were not followed up over time
Reviewed: Jun 20
32556293
Evidence Based Guideline Assessment of paediatric dental guidelines and caries management alternatives in the post COVID-19 period. A critical review and clinical recommendations.
Al-Halabi M, Salami A, Alnuaimi E, et al.
Eur Arch Paediatr Dent
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 20
32557183
Review Antithrombotic Therapies in COVID-19 Disease: a Systematic Review.
Maldonado E, Tao D, Mackey K
J Gen Intern Med
Did not search more than one major database
Reviewed: Jun 20
32556875
Review Pathological Findings and Management of COVID-19 Patients: A Brief Overview of Modern-day Pandemic.
Mian MS, Razaq L, Khan S, et al.
Cureus
No explicit inclusion and exclusion criteria
Reviewed: Jun 19
32550056
Evidence Based Guideline Evidence-based guidelines for managing patients with primary ER+ HER2- breast cancer deferred from surgery due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Dowsett M, Ellis MJ, Dixon JM, et al.
NPJ Breast Cancer
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 19
32550266
Evidence Based Guideline Management of COVID-19-Positive Pediatric Patients Undergoing Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures: Systematic Review and Recommendations of the Board of European Society of Pediatric Endoscopic Surgeons.
Pini Prato A, Conforti A, Almstrom M, et al.
Front Pediatr
Strength of evidence for recommendations were not reported
Reviewed: Jun 19
32550670
Prognosis Clinical characteristics and outcomes of the first 63 adult patients hospitalized with COVID-19: An experience from Oman.
Khamis F, Al-Zakwani I, Al Naamani H, et al.
J Infect Public Health
63 hospitalized patients admitted at two sites in Oman
Reviewed: Jun 18
32546437
Prognosis Risk factors for death in 1859 subjects with COVID-19.
Chen L, Yu J, He W, et al.
Leukemia
1859 consecutive hospitalized patients admitted at seven sites in China
Reviewed: Jun 18
32546725
Evidence Based Guideline Recommendations for Dental Care during COVID-19 Pandemic.
Gurzawska-Comis K, Becker K, Brunello G, et al.
J Clin Med
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 18
32545477
Prognosis Prognostic Symptoms on COVID-19 Severity.
Li J, Chen Z, Nie Y, et al.
J Med Internet Res
655 hospitalized patients admitted at 279 sites in one province in China
Reviewed: Jun 17
32544071
Evidence Based Guideline COVID-19 and Kidney Disease: Molecular Determinants and Clinical Implications in Renal Cancer.
Mihalopoulos M, Dogra N, Mohamed N, et al.
Eur Urol Focus
Strength of evidence for recommendations were not reported
Reviewed: Jun 17
32540268
Diagnosis Rapid screening of COVID-19 patients by White blood cells scattergrams, a study on 381 patients.
Osman J, Lambert J, Temple M, et al.
Br J Haematol
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 17
32542672
Clinical Prediction Guide A predictive tool for identification of SARS-CoV-2 PCR-negative emergency department patients using routine test results.
Joshi RP, Pejaver V, Hammarlund NE, et al.
J Clin Virol
Patients were not followed up over time
Reviewed: Jun 17
32544861
Prognosis Risk Factors for Mortality and Respiratory Support in Elderly Patients Hospitalized with COVID-19 in Korea.
Lee JY, Kim HA, Huh K, et al.
J Korean Med Sci
98 hospitalized patients admitted at sites in Daegu/Gyeongsangbuk-do in Korea
Reviewed: Jun 17
32537957
Prognosis Clinical Characteristics and Morbidity Associated With Coronavirus Disease 2019 in a Series of Patients in Metropolitan Detroit.
Suleyman G, Fadel RA, Malette KM, et al.
JAMA Netw Open
463 consecutive patients assessed at 5 sites in Detroit
Reviewed: Jun 17
32543702
Evidence Based Guideline Management of Female and Functional Urology Patients During the COVID Pandemic.
Lopez-Fando L, Bueno P, Carracedo D, et al.
Eur Urol Focus
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 17
32540267
Prognosis Electrocardiographic Findings in COVID-19: Insights on Mortality and Underlying Myocardial Processes.
McCullough SA, Goyal P, Krishnan U, et al.
J Card Fail
756 hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in New York City
Reviewed: Jun 17
32544622
Treatment Lopinavir-ritonavir versus hydroxychloroquine for viral clearance and clinical improvement in patients with mild to moderate coronavirus disease 2019.
Kim JW, Kim EJ, Kwon HH, et al.
Korean J Intern Med
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 17
32536150
Evidence Based Guideline Use of Telemedicine and Virtual Care for Remote Treatment in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic.
Bokolo Anthony Jnr
J Med Syst
Strength of evidence for recommendations were not reported
Reviewed: Jun 17
32542571
Review Severe Coronavirus Infections in Pregnancy: A Systematic Review.
Galang RR, Chang K, Strid P, et al.
Obstet Gynecol
Did not search more than one major database
Reviewed: Jun 17
32544146
Prognosis Bloodstream infections in critically ill patients with COVID-19.
Giacobbe DR, Battaglini D, Ball L, et al.
Eur J Clin Invest
78 hospitalized critically ill patients admitted to a single site in Italy
Reviewed: Jun 15
32535894
Prognosis Early predictors of clinical outcomes of COVID-19 outbreak in Milan, Italy.
Fabio C, Antonella C, Patrizia RQ, et al.
Clin Immunol
410 consecutive hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in Italy
Reviewed: Jun 15
32535188
Etiology Ibuprofen use and clinical outcomes in COVID-19 patients.
Rinott E, Kozer E, Shapira Y, et al.
Clin Microbiol Infect
Data collection was not prospective and standardized
Reviewed: Jun 15
32535147
Review Clinical Outcomes in COVID-19 Patients Treated with Tocilizumab: An Individual Patient Data Systematic Review.
Antwi-Amoabeng D, Kanji Z, Ford B, et al.
J Med Virol
Too preliminary - no clinical outcome attributable to the drug.
Reviewed: Jun 15
32436994
Review COVID-19 and gastrointestinal injury: a brief systematic review and data from Bulgaria.
Velev V, Popov M, Velikov P, et al.
Infez Med
No explicit inclusion and exclusion criteria
Reviewed: Jun 14
32532936
Review COVID-19 in the radiology department: What radiographers need to know.
Stogiannos N, Fotopoulos D, Woznitza N, et al.
Radiography (Lond)
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 14
32532596
Review COVID-19 and pregnancy: a review of current knowledge.
Maleki Dana P, Kolahdooz F, Sadoughi F, et al.
Infez Med
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 14
32532938
Diagnosis Clinical evaluation of serological IgG antibody response on the Abbott Architect for established SARS-CoV-2 infection.
Chew KL, Tan SS, Saw S, et al.
Clin Microbiol Infect
Patients were known to have the disease before the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 13
32531475
Review Potential drugs for the treatment of the novel coronavirus pneumonia (COVID-19) in China.
Pan X, Dong L, Yang N, et al.
Virus Res
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 13
32531236
Evidence Based Guideline COVID-19 pandemic: Practical considerations on the organization of an allergy clinic - an EAACI/ARIA Position Paper.
Pfaar O, Klimek L, Jutel M, et al.
Allergy
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 13
32531110
Prognosis Clinical outcomes of 402 patients with COVID-2019 from a single center in Wuhan, China.
Wu Y, Guo W, Liu H, et al.
J Med Virol
402 hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in China
Reviewed: Jun 13
32530494
Treatment Should cyclosporine be useful in renal transplant recipients affected by SARS-CoV-2?
Rodriguez-Cubillo B, Moreno de la Higuera MA, Lucena R, et al.
Am J Transplant
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 13
32529737
Review Cerebrovascular events in COVID-19 patients.
Mishra AK, Sahu KK, George AA, et al.
Monaldi Arch Chest Dis
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 13
32527073
Evidence Based Guideline Recommendations of protective measures for orthopedic surgeons during COVID-19 pandemic.
Wang Y, Zeng L, Yao S, et al.
Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc
Strength of evidence for each recommendation was not reported
Reviewed: Jun 12
32524164
Prognosis Risk factors for disease progression in mild to moderate COVID-19 patients- a multi-center observational study.
Cen Y, Chen X, Shen Y, et al.
Clin Microbiol Infect
1007 consecutive hospitalized patients admitted at 3 sites in China
Reviewed: Jun 12
32526275
Review Community health workers for pandemic response: a rapid evidence synthesis.
Bhaumik S, Moola S, Tyagi J, et al.
BMJ Glob Health
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 12
32522738
Review Worse progression of COVID-19 in men: Is Testosterone a key factor?
Giagulli VA, Guastamacchia E, Magrone T, et al.
Andrology
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 12
32524732
Primary Prevention Use of personal protective equipment against coronavirus disease 2019 by healthcare professionals in Wuhan, China: cross sectional study.
Liu M, Cheng SZ, Xu KW, et al.
BMJ
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 12
32522737
Diagnosis Evaluation of COVID-19 IgG/IgM Rapid Test from Orient Gene Biotech.
Delliere S, Salmona M, Minier M, et al.
J Clin Microbiol
Patients were known to have the disease before the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 11
32518071
Prognosis Prevalence and Impact of Myocardial Injury in Patients Hospitalized with COVID-19 Infection.
Lala A, Johnson KW, Januzzi JL, et al.
J Am Coll Cardiol
2,736 hospitalized patients admitted at 5 sites in New York
Reviewed: Jun 11
32517963
Evidence Based Guideline Restarting gastrointestinal endoscopy in the deceleration and early recovery phases of COVID-19 pandemic: Guidance from the British Society of Gastroenterology.
Rees CJ, East JE, Oppong K, et al.
Clin Med (Lond)
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 11
32518104
Review Is lithium a potential treatment for the novel Wuhan (2019-nCoV) coronavirus? A scoping review.
Nowak JK, Walkowiak J
F1000Res
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 11
32518634
Review Heparin as a Therapy for COVID-19: Current Evidence and Future Possibilities.
Hippensteel JA, LaRiviere WB, Colbert JF, et al.
Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 11
32519894
Evidence Based Guideline Intensive support recommendations for critically-ill patients with suspected or confirmed COVID-19 infection.
Correa TD, Matos GFJ, Bravim BA, et al.
Einstein (Sao Paulo)
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 11
32520071
Review Epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment, and future perspectives concerning SARS-COV-2: a review article.
Carvalho ARVS, Cezarotti Filho ML, Azevedo PCP, et al.
Rev Assoc Med Bras (1992)
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 11
32520160
Review Povidone-Iodine Use in Sinonasal and Oral Cavities: A Review of Safety in the COVID-19 Era.
Frank S, Capriotti J, Brown SM, et al.
Ear Nose Throat J
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 11
32520599
Review Overview of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): Treatment Updates and Advances.
Luo YH, Chiu HY, Weng CS, et al.
J Chin Med Assoc
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 11
32520770
Review Estimation of RAAS-Inhibitor effect on the COVID-19 outcome: A Meta-analysis.
Pirola CJ, Sookoian S
J Infect
Unclear methods
Reviewed: Jun 11
32474043
Prognosis Characteristics and outcomes of pregnant women admitted to hospital with confirmed SARS-CoV-2 infection in UK: national population based cohort study.
Knight M, Bunch K, Vousden N, et al.
BMJ
427 hospitalized pregnant patients admitted to all sites in the United Kingdom; patients were at different points in disease progression
Reviewed: Jun 10
32513659
Diagnosis Performance Characteristics of Four High-Throughput Immunoassays for Detection of IgG Antibodies against SARS-CoV-2.
Theel ES, Harring J, Hilgart H, et al.
J Clin Microbiol
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 10
32513859
Prognosis A Cohort of Patients with COVID-19 in a Major Teaching Hospital in Europe.
Borobia AM, Carcas AJ, Arnalich F, et al.
J Clin Med
2,226 consecutive hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in Spain
Reviewed: Jun 10
32512688
Prognosis Clinical characteristics and prognostic factors in COVID-19 patients aged >/=80 years.
Covino M, De Matteis G, Santoro M, et al.
Geriatr Gerontol Int
69 hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in Italy
Reviewed: Jun 10
32516861
Evidence Based Guideline Guidance for anticoagulation management in venous thromboembolism during the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic in Poland: an expert opinion of the Section on Pulmonary Circulation of the Polish Cardiac Society.
Kosior DA, Undas A, Kopec G, et al.
Kardiol Pol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 10
32515570
Review Early experience with convalescent plasma as immunotherapy for COVID-19 in China: Knowns and unknowns.
Chen B, Xia R
Vox Sang
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 10
32516839
Evidence Based Guideline Use of Tracheostomy During the COVID-19 Pandemic: CHEST/AABIP/AIPPD: Expert Panel Report.
Lamb CR, Desai NR, Angel L, et al.
Chest
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 10
32512006
Evidence Based Guideline Airway management in the operating room and interventional suites in known or suspected COVID-19 adult patients: a practical review.
Thiruvenkatarajan V, Wong DT, Kothandan H, et al.
Anesth Analg
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 10
32502132
Evidence Based Guideline Prevention, diagnosis and treatment of venous thromboembolism in patients with COVID-19: CHEST Guideline and Expert Panel Report.
Moores LK, Tritschler T, Brosnahan S, et al.
Chest
Based on expert opinion
Reviewed: Jun 10
32502594
Prognosis A snapshot of the Covid-19 pandemic among pregnant women in France.
Kayem G, Alessandrini V, Azria E, et al.
J Gynecol Obstet Hum Reprod
617 hospitalized pregnant women admitted at 33 maternity units in France
Reviewed: Jun 09
32505805
Evidence Based Guideline Quality of primary health care in China: challenges and recommendations.
Li X, Krumholz HM, Yip W, et al.
Lancet
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 09
32505251
Diagnosis A new and rapid approach for detecting COVID-19 based on S1 protein fragments.
Li H, Liu Z, He Y, et al.
Clin Transl Med
Patients were known to have the disease before the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 09
32508026
Etiology Use of RAAS inhibitors and risk of clinical deterioration in COVID-19: results from an Italian cohort of 133 hypertensives.
Felice C, Nardin C, Di Tanna GL, et al.
Am J Hypertens
Data collection was not prospective and standardized
Reviewed: Jun 09
32511678
Diagnosis Clinical performance of different SARS-CoV-2 IgG antibody tests.
Kohmer N, Westhaus S, Ruhl C, et al.
J Med Virol
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 09
32510168
Review The covid-19 pandemic, personal protective equipment, and respirator: a narrative review.
Ha JF
Int J Clin Pract
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 09
32511834
Review Acute myocardial injury in patients hospitalized with COVID-19 infection: A review.
Bavishi C, Bonow RO, Trivedi V, et al.
Prog Cardiovasc Dis
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 09
32512122
Evidence Based Guideline Management of primary hepatic malignancies during the COVID-19 pandemic: recommendations for risk mitigation from a multidisciplinary perspective.
Barry A, Apisarnthanarax S, O'Kane GM, et al.
Lancet Gastroenterol Hepatol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 09
32511951
Treatment Effect of Jinhua Qinggan granules on novel coronavirus pneumonia in patients.
Liu Z, Li X, Gou C, et al.
J Tradit Chin Med
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 09
32506862
Review Novel coronavirus disease 2019 and perinatal outcomes.
Irani M, Pakfetrat A, Mask MK
J Educ Health Promot
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 09
32509886
Evidence Based Guideline Management of critically ill patients with COVID-19 in ICU: statement from front-line intensive care experts in Wuhan, China.
Shang Y, Pan C, Yang X, et al.
Ann Intensive Care
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 09
32506258
Diagnosis Brief clinical evaluation of six high-throughput SARS-CoV-2 IgG antibody assays.
Kohmer N, Westhaus S, Ruhl C, et al.
J Clin Virol
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 09
32505777
Evidence Based Guideline Tracheostomy in the intensive care unit: Guidelines during COVID-19 worldwide pandemic.
Smith D, Montagne J, Raices M, et al.
Am J Otolaryngol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 09
32505993
Diagnosis Implementation of rapid SARS-CoV-2 antigenic testing in a laboratory without access to molecular methods: Experiences of a general hospital.
Blairon L, Wilmet A, Beukinga I, et al.
J Clin Virol
Less than 50 patients with and without the condition
Reviewed: Jun 07
32504944
Diagnosis Alltest rapid lateral flow immunoassays is reliable in diagnosing SARS-CoV-2 infection from 14 days after symptom onset: A prospective single-center study.
Perez-Garcia F, Perez-Tanoira R, Romanyk J, et al.
J Clin Virol
In the prospective evaluation less than 50 patients with and without the condition were included
Reviewed: Jun 07
32504945
Evidence Based Guideline EULAR provisional recommendations for the management of rheumatic and musculoskeletal diseases in the context of SARS-CoV-2.
Landewe RB, Machado PM, Kroon F, et al.
Ann Rheum Dis
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 07
32503854
Diagnosis Detection of SARS-CoV-2 antibodies using commercial assays and seroconversion patterns in hospitalized patients.
Tuaillon E, Bollore K, Pisoni A, et al.
J Infect
Less than 50 patients with and without the condition
Reviewed: Jun 07
32504735
Treatment Inhibition of Bruton tyrosine kinase in patients with severe COVID-19.
Roschewski M, Lionakis MS, Sharman JP, et al.
Sci Immunol
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 07
32503877
Evidence Based Guideline Indian Association of Gastrointestinal Endo Surgeons COVID-19 endoscopy recommendations.
Sundaram E, Manickavasagam K, Goel R, et al.
J Minim Access Surg
Not based on as systematic review
Reviewed: Jun 07
32503959
Evidence Based Guideline Tor Vergata University-Hospital in the Beginning of COVID-19-Era: Experience and Recommendation for Breast Cancer Patients.
Buonomo OC, Materazzo M, Pellicciaro M, et al.
In Vivo
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 07
32503826
Review COVID-19: The Potential Role of Copper and N-acetylcysteine (NAC) in a Combination of Candidate Antiviral Treatments Against SARS-CoV-2.
Andreou A, Trantza S, Filippou D, et al.
In Vivo
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 07
32503814
Diagnosis SARS-CoV-2 infection serology: a useful tool to overcome lockdown?
Nuccetelli M, Pieri M, Grelli S, et al.
Cell Death Discov
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 06
32501411
Diagnosis Comparison of diagnostic accuracies of rapid serological tests and ELISA to molecular diagnostics in patients with suspected COVID-19 presenting to the hospital.
Ong DSY, de Man SJ, Lindeboom FA, et al.
Clin Microbiol Infect
Some of the patients were known to have the disease before the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 06
32502646
Prognosis Comparison of clinical characteristics and outcomes of patients with coronavirus disease 2019 at different ages.
Zhao M, Wang M, Zhang J, et al.
Aging (Albany NY)
1000 hospitalized patients admitted at 2 hospital districts in China
Reviewed: Jun 06
32499448
Review Coronavirus Disease 2019: Clinical Review.
Gouveia CC, Campos L
Acta Med Port
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 06
32498762
Review Involvement of interleukin 6 in SARS-CoV-2 infection: siltuximab as a therapeutic option against COVID-19.
Palanques-Pastor T, Lopez-Briz E, Poveda Andres JL
Eur J Hosp Pharm
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 06
32499314
Review Pharmacologicaltreatment of COVID-19: lights and shadows.
Menzella F, Biava M, Barbieri C, et al.
Drugs Context
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 06
32499832
Review Implications of COVID-19 in pediatric rheumatology.
Batu ED, Ozen S
Rheumatol Int
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 06
32500409
Quality Improvement Usefulness of a Telemedicine Tool TELEA in the Management of the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Rabunal R, Suarez-Gil R, Golpe R, et al.
Telemed J E Health
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 06
32501747
Treatment Interleukin-1 blockade with high-dose anakinra in patients with COVID-19, acute respiratory distress syndrome, and hyperinflammation: a retrospective cohort study.
Cavalli G, De Luca G, Campochiaro C, et al.
Lancet Rheumatol
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 06
32501454
Evidence Based Guideline A systematic review of neurological manifestations of SARS-CoV-2 infection: the devil is hidden in the details.
Romoli M, Jelcic I, Bernard-Valnet R, et al.
Eur J Neurol
Strength of evidence for recommendation not reported
Reviewed: Jun 06
32503088
Diagnosis Evaluation of novel antigen-based rapid detection test for the diagnosis of SARS-CoV-2 in respiratory samples.
Porte L, Legarraga P, Vollrath V, et al.
Int J Infect Dis
Less than 50 patients without the condition
Reviewed: Jun 05
32497809
Evidence Based Guideline Guidance for otolaryngology health care workers performing aerosol generating medical procedures during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Lammers MJW, Lea J, Westerberg BD
J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 05
32493489
Prognosis Characteristic of COVID-19 infection in pediatric patients: early findings from two Italian Pediatric Research Networks.
Parri N, Magista AM, Marchetti F, et al.
Eur J Pediatr
130 children (inpatients and outpatients) with confirmed infection presenting to 2 research networks in Italy
Reviewed: Jun 05
32495147
Evidence Based Guideline Standardized out-patient diagnosis and treatment process for osteoporosis clinics during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Zou J, Song DW, Niu JJ, et al.
Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 05
32495915
Etiology Association of hypertension and antihypertensive treatment with COVID-19 mortality: a retrospective observational study.
Gao C, Cai Y, Zhang K, et al.
Eur Heart J
Data collection was not prospective and standardized
Reviewed: Jun 05
32498076
Review Serodiagnostics for Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome-Related Coronavirus-2: A Narrative Review.
Cheng MP, Yansouni CP, Basta NE, et al.
Ann Intern Med
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 05
32496919
Prognosis COVID and Coagulation: Bleeding and Thrombotic Manifestations of SARS-CoV2 Infection.
Al-Samkari H, Karp Leaf RS, Dzik WH, et al.
Blood
400 hospitalized patients admitted to 5 health care institutions in the USA
Reviewed: Jun 04
32492712
Diagnosis Fast SARS-CoV-2 detection by RT-qPCR in preheated nasopharyngeal swab samples.
Alcoba-Florez J, Gonzalez-Montelongo R, Inigo-Campos A, et al.
Int J Infect Dis
Patients were known to have the disease before the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 04
32492531
Prognosis Clinical Features and Short-term Outcomes of Elderly Patients With COVID-19.
Li P, Chen L, Liu Z, et al.
Int J Infect Dis
204 hospitalized patients over age 60 admitted to a single site in China
Reviewed: Jun 04
32492533
Diagnosis Utility of chest CT in diagnosis of COVID-19 pneumonia.
Luo N, Zhang H, Zhou Y, et al.
Diagn Interv Radiol
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 04
32490829
Evidence Based Guideline Chinese Society of Interventional Radiology Expert Consensus on the prevention and control of COVID-19 in interventional radiology procedures (first edition).
Zhu Y, He Y, Wang Z, et al.
Quant Imaging Med Surg
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 04
32489928
Review COVID-19 and Renal Failure: Challenges in the Delivery of Renal Replacement Therapy.
Adapa S, Aeddula NR, Konala VM, et al.
J Clin Med Res
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 04
32489502
Diagnosis Comparison of the Elecsys(R) Anti-SARS-CoV-2 immunoassay with the EDI(TM) enzyme linked immunosorbent assays for the detection of SARS-CoV-2 antibodies in human plasma.
Egger M, Bundschuh C, Wiesinger K, et al.
Clin Chim Acta
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 03
32485155
Diagnosis Diagnostic performances and thresholds: the key to harmonization in serological SARS-CoV-2 assays?
Plebani M, Padoan A, Negrini D, et al.
Clin Chim Acta
Some patients were known to have the disease before the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 03
32485157
Treatment ''Tociluzumab challenge: A series of cytokine storm therapy experience in hospitalized Covid-19 pneumonia patients''.
Borku Uysal B, Ikitimur H, Yavuzer S, et al.
J Med Virol
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 03
32484930
Etiology ACE-inhibitors and Angiotensin-2 Receptor Blockers are not associated with severe SARS-COVID19 infection in a multi-site UK acute Hospital Trust.
Bean DM, Kraljevic Z, Searle T, et al.
Eur J Heart Fail
Not prospective & standardized data collection, Data collection was not standardized
Reviewed: Jun 03
32485082
Diagnosis Diagnostic impact of bedside chest X-ray features of 2019 novel coronavirus in the routine admission at the emergency department: case series from Lombardy region.
Ippolito D, Pecorelli A, Maino C, et al.
Eur J Radiol
Did not indicate if the interpretation of the test was blind to the results of the gold standard
Reviewed: Jun 03
32485335
Review Thrombosis risk associated with COVID-19 infection. A scoping review.
Al-Ani F, Chehade S, Lazo-Langner A
Thromb Res
Did not search more than one major database
Reviewed: Jun 03
32485418
Review Time for a Paradigm Shift in Head and Neck Cancer Management During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Han AY, Miller JE, Long JL, et al.
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 03
32484380
Review What Do We Need to Know to Improve Diagnostic Testing Methods for the 2019 Novel Coronavirus?
Mustafa Z, Ghaffari M
Cureus
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 03
32483515
Diagnosis Clinical performance of the Luminex NxTAG CoV Extended Panel for SARS-CoV-2 detection in nasopharyngeal specimens of COVID-19 patients in Hong Kong.
Chen JH, Yip CC, Chan JF, et al.
J Clin Microbiol
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 03
32482633
Treatment Efficacy and safety of tocilizumab in severe COVID-19 patients: a single-centre retrospective cohort study.
Campochiaro C, Della-Torre E, Cavalli G, et al.
Eur J Intern Med
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 03
32482597
Quality Improvement Effect of Implementing Simulation Education on Health Care Worker Comfort With Nasopharyngeal Swabbing for COVID-19.
Mark ME, LoSavio P, Husain I, et al.
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 03
32482155
Prognosis Risk factors for adverse clinical outcomes with COVID-19 in China: a multicenter, retrospective, observational study.
Xu PP, Tian RH, Luo S, et al.
Theranostics
703 hospitalized patients admitted at 16 hospitals in China
Reviewed: Jun 03
32483458
Review SARS-CoV-2 Antibody Testing - Questions to be asked.
Ozcurumez MK, Ambrosch A, Frey O, et al.
J Allergy Clin Immunol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 02
32479758
Review Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis on the Value of Chest CT in the Diagnosis of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19): Sol Scientiae, Illustra Nos.
Adams HJA, Kwee TC, Yakar D, et al.
AJR Am J Roentgenol
Did not search more than one major database
Reviewed: Jun 02
32478562
Treatment The association between treatment with heparin and survival in patients with Covid-19.
Ayerbe L, Risco C, Ayis S
J Thromb Thrombolysis
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Jun 02
32476080
Diagnosis Diagnostic performance of 7 rapid IgG/IgM antibody tests and the Euroimmun IgA/IgG ELISA in COVID-19 patients.
Van Elslande J, Houben E, Depypere M, et al.
Clin Microbiol Infect
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Jun 01
32473953
Etiology Clinical impact of pre-admission antithrombotic therapy in hospitalized patients with COVID-19: a multicenter observational study.
Russo V, Di Maio M, Attena E, et al.
Pharmacol Res
Risk estimate for primary outcome does not meet cutpoints
Reviewed: Jun 01
32474087
Review Does poor glucose control increase the severity and mortality in patients with diabetes and COVID-19?
Singh AK, Singh R
Diabetes Metab Syndr
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Jun 01
32473903
Review Treatment algorithm for COVID-19: a multidisciplinary point of view.
Galluccio F, Ergonenc T, Garcia Martos A, et al.
Clin Rheumatol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 31
32472459
Review SARS-CoV-2 and human milk: What is the evidence?
Lackey KA, Pace RM, Williams JE, et al.
Matern Child Nutr
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 31
32472745
Review COVID-19 pandemic and cardiovascular disease: where do we stand?
Chatzis DG, Magounaki KT, Pantazopoulos IN, et al.
Minerva Cardioangiol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 31
32472990
Diagnosis Performance of SARS-CoV-2 antibody assays in different stages of the infection: Comparison of commercial ELISA and rapid tests.
Traugott M, Aberle SW, Aberle JH, et al.
J Infect Dis
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: May 31
32473021
Review Pharmacological Agents Targeting Thromboinflammation in COVID-19: Review and Implications for Future Research.
Bikdeli B, Madhavan MV, Gupta A, et al.
Thromb Haemost
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 31
32473596
Prognosis Characterization and clinical course of 1000 patients with coronavirus disease 2019 in New York: retrospective case series.
Argenziano MG, Bruce SL, Slater CL, et al.
BMJ
Consecutive 1000 hospitalized patients admitted to a single site in New York
Reviewed: May 31
32471884
Treatment Ramipril in High Risk Patients with COVID-19.
Amat-Santos IJ, Santos-Martinez S, Lopez-Otero D, et al.
J Am Coll Cardiol
Analysis not consistent with study design
Reviewed: May 30
32470515
Evidence Based Guideline Clinical recommendations on lung cancer management during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Xu Y, Liu H, Hu K, et al.
Thorac Cancer
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 30
32469164
Evidence Based Guideline Emergency Radiology During the COVID-19 Pandemic: The Canadian Association of Radiologists Recommendations for Practice.
Redmond CE, Nicolaou S, Berger FH, et al.
Can Assoc Radiol J
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 30
32468845
Treatment Effects of the COVID-19 Pandemic on the Management of Patients With ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction in a Tertiary Cardiovascular Center.
Firouzi A, Baay M, Mazayanimonfared A, et al.
Crit Pathw Cardiol
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 30
32467422
Review Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Cancer Patients.
Cancarevic I, Tathineni P, Malik BH
Cureus
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 30
32467810
Evidence Based Guideline Postintubation Dysphagia During COVID-19 Outbreak-Contemporary Review.
Frajkova Z, Tedla M, Tedlova E, et al.
Dysphagia
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 30
32468193
Review Remdesivir in Treatment of COVID-19: A Systematic Benefit-Risk Assessment.
Davies M, Osborne V, Lane S, et al.
Drug Saf
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 30
32468196
Review Food as medicine: a possible preventive measure against coronavirus disease (COVID-19).
Fan Y, Zhang Y, Tariq A, et al.
Phytother Res
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 30
32468635
Evidence Based Guideline Practical recommendations for gynecologic surgery during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Chiofalo B, Baiocco E, Mancini E, et al.
Int J Gynaecol Obstet
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 30
32471012
Review Coagulopathy of Coronavirus Disease 2019.
Iba T, Levy JH, Levi M, et al.
Crit Care Med
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 30
32467443
Prognosis The Spectrum of Cardiac Manifestations in Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) - a Systematic Echocardiographic Study.
Szekely Y, Lichter Y, Taieb P, et al.
Circulation
Consecutive 100 hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in Tel Aviv
Reviewed: May 30
32469253
Review Model for Taking Care of Patients with Early Childhood Caries during the SARS-Cov-2 Pandemic.
Cianetti S, Pagano S, Nardone M, et al.
Int J Environ Res Public Health
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 30
32466392
Prognosis Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of COVID-19 Patients With a History of Stroke in Wuhan, China.
Qin C, Zhou L, Hu Z, et al.
Stroke
50 hospitalized patients with a history of stroke admitted at a single site in China
Reviewed: May 30
32466735
Prognosis Correlation between the variables collected at admission and progression to severe cases during hospitalization among COVID-19 patients in Chongqing.
Duan J, Wang X, Chi J, et al.
J Med Virol
348 hospitalized patients admitted at 2 sites in China
Reviewed: May 30
32470186
Evidence Based Guideline SARS-CoV-2 infection, male fertility and sperm cryopreservation: a position statement of the Italian Society of Andrology and Sexual Medicine (SIAMS) (Societa Italiana di Andrologia e Medicina della Sessualita).
Corona G, Baldi E, Isidori AM, et al.
J Endocrinol Invest
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 29
32462316
Etiology Experience with Hydroxychloroquine and Azithromycin in the COVID-19 Pandemic: Implications for QT Interval Monitoring.
Ramireddy A, Chugh H, Reinier K, et al.
J Am Heart Assoc
490 confirmed or suspected hospitalized patients admitted to a single site in California
Reviewed: May 29
32463348
Review The COVID-19 Pandemic and its Impact on the Cardio-Oncology Population.
Asokan I, Rabadia SV, Yang EH
Curr Oncol Rep
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 29
32462289
Evidence Based Guideline Practical Guide for Pediatric Pulmonologists on Imaging Management of Pediatric Patients with COVID-19.
Foust AM, McAdam AJ, Chu WC, et al.
Pediatr Pulmonol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 29
32462724
Review Treatments Administered to the First 9152 Reported Cases of COVID-19: A Systematic Review.
Fajgenbaum DC, Khor JS, Gorzewski A, et al.
Infect Dis Ther
Did not search more than one major database
Reviewed: May 29
32462545
Review The Diagnosis of SARS-CoV2 Pneumonia: A Review of Laboratory and Radiological Testing Results.
Zheng Z, Yao Z, Wu K, et al.
J Med Virol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 29
32462770
Evidence Based Guideline Management of Heart Failure Patients with COVID-19. A Joint Position Paper of the Chinese Heart Failure Association & National Heart Failure Committee and the Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology.
Zhang Y, Stewart Coats AJ, Zheng Z, et al.
Eur J Heart Fail
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 29
32463543
Treatment Exposure to DPP-4 inhibitors and COVID-19 among people with type 2 diabetes. A case-control study.
Fadini GP, Morieri ML, Longato E, et al.
Diabetes Obes Metab
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 29
32463179
Prognosis Baseline characteristics and outcomes of patients with COVID-19 admitted to intensive care units in Vancouver, Canada: a case series.
Mitra AR, Fergusson NA, Lloyd-Smith E, et al.
CMAJ
117 hospitalized patients admitted to 6 ICUs in Canada; patients were at different points in disease progression
Reviewed: May 29
32461326
Evidence Based Guideline Use of systemic therapies for psoriasis in the COVID-19 era.
Kearns DG, Uppal S, Chat VS, et al.
J Dermatolog Treat
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 28
32459567
Prognosis Angiopoietin-2 as a marker of endothelial activation is a good predictor factor for intensive care unit admission of COVID-19 patients.
Smadja DM, Guerin CL, Chocron R, et al.
Angiogenesis
40 consecutive hospitalized patients at a single site in France
Reviewed: May 28
32458111
Review COVID-19 and diabetes: The why, the what and the how.
Cuschieri S, Grech S
J Diabetes Complications
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 28
32456846
Evidence Based Guideline ESMO management and treatment adapted recommendations in the COVID-19 era: colorectal cancer.
Vecchione L, Stintzing S, Pentheroudakis G, et al.
ESMO Open
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 28
32457036
Diagnosis Diagnostic performance of immunochromatography assay for rapid detection of IgM and IgG in coronavirus disease 2019.
Choe JY, Kim JW, Kwon HH, et al.
J Med Virol
At the beginning of the study patients were known to have the disease
Reviewed: May 28
32458479
Evidence Based Guideline Recommendations on management of gynecological malignancies during the COVID-19 pandemic: perspectives from Chinese gynecological oncologists.
Wang Y, Zhang S, Wei L, et al.
J Gynecol Oncol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 28
32458596
Review Molecular, serological, and biochemical diagnosis and monitoring of COVID-19: IFCC taskforce evaluation of the latest evidence.
Bohn MK, Lippi G, Horvath A, et al.
Clin Chem Lab Med
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 28
32459192
Review Early Outpatient Treatment of Symptomatic, High-Risk Covid-19 Patients that Should be Ramped-Up Immediately as Key to the Pandemic Crisis.
Risch HA
Am J Epidemiol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 28
32458969
Prognosis Symptoms and Critical Illness Among Obstetric Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Infection.
Andrikopoulou M, Madden N, Wen T, et al.
Obstet Gynecol
158 pregnant women hospitalized at 2 sites in New York
Reviewed: May 28
32459701
Evidence Based Guideline Scientific and Standardization Committee Communication: Clinical Guidance on the Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment of Venous Thromboembolism in Hospitalized Patients with COVID-19.
Spyropoulos AC, Levy JH, Ageno W, et al.
J Thromb Haemost
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 28
32459046
Prognosis Hospitalization and Mortality among Black Patients and White Patients with Covid-19.
Price-Haywood EG, Burton J, Fort D, et al.
N Engl J Med
3481 hospitalized patients admitted to an integrated health care system in Louisiana; patients were at different points in disease progression
Reviewed: May 28
32459916
Prognosis Routine Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis May Be Inadequate in the Hypercoagulable State of Severe Coronavirus Disease 2019.
Maatman TK, Jalali F, Feizpour C, et al.
Crit Care Med
109 hospitalized patients admitted to ICUs at 3 sites in Indianapolis
Reviewed: May 28
32459672
Prognosis Incidence, clinical outcomes, and transmission dynamics of severe coronavirus disease 2019 in California and Washington: prospective cohort study.
Lewnard JA, Liu VX, Jackson ML, et al.
BMJ
Prospective cohort of 1840 hospitalized patients admitted at sites in California and Washington; patients were at different points in disease progression
Reviewed: May 27
32444358
Prognosis Features of 20 133 UK patients in hospital with covid-19 using the ISARIC WHO Clinical Characterisation Protocol: prospective observational cohort study.
Docherty AB, Harrison EM, Green CA, et al.
BMJ
Prospective cohort of 20 133 hospitalized patients admitted at 208 hospitals in England, Wales and Scotland; incomplete data collection
Reviewed: May 27
32444460
Prognosis Factors associated with hospital admission and critical illness among 5279 people with coronavirus disease 2019 in New York City: prospective cohort study.
Petrilli CM, Jones SA, Yang J, et al.
BMJ
Prospective cohort of 5279 hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in New York; patients were at different points in disease progression
Reviewed: May 27
32444366
Prognosis C-Reactive Protein Level May Predict the Risk of COVID-19 Aggravation.
Wang G, Wu C, Zhang Q, et al.
Open Forum Infect Dis
209 hospitalized non-severe cases admitted at a single site in China
Reviewed: May 27
32455147
Prognosis Systematic assessment of venous thromboembolism in COVID-19 patients receiving thromboprophylaxis: incidence and role of D-dimer as predictive factors.
Artifoni M, Danic G, Gautier G, et al.
J Thromb Thrombolysis
71 consecutive hospitalized patients admitted at 2 sites in France; patients were at different points in disease progression
Reviewed: May 27
32451823
Review COVID-19 and newborn health: systematic review.
Duran P, Berman S, Niermeyer S, et al.
Rev Panam Salud Publica
No explicit inclusion and exclusion criteria
Reviewed: May 27
32454807
Prognosis ICU and Ventilator Mortality Among Critically Ill Adults With Coronavirus Disease 2019.
Auld SC, Caridi-Scheible M, Blum JM, et al.
Crit Care Med
217 critically ill hospitalized patients admitted to ICU at 3 sites in Atlanta, Georgia; patients were at different points in disease progression
Reviewed: May 27
32452888
Review The outlook for diagnostic purposes of the 2019-novel coronavirus disease.
Tahmasebi S, Khosh E, Esmaeilzadeh A
J Cell Physiol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 27
32452050
Evidence Based Guideline COVID-19: Safe Guidelines for Breast Imaging During the Pandemic.
Seely JM, Scaranelo AM, Yong-Hing C, et al.
Can Assoc Radiol J
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 27
32452700
Evidence Based Guideline Endocrinology in the time of COVID-19: Diagnosis and Management of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus.
Thangaratinam S, Cooray SD, Sukumar N, et al.
Eur J Endocrinol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 27
32454456
Review Potential therapeutic effect of Qingwen Baidu Decoction against Corona Virus Disease 2019: a mini review.
Wen J, Wang R, Liu H, et al.
Chin Med
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 27
32454888
Evidence Based Guideline The Iranian Society of Echocardiography (ISE) Statement on Performing Echocardiography During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Sattarzadeh Badkoubeh R, Almassi N, Moshkani Farahani M, et al.
Curr Probl Cardiol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 26
32448757
Prognosis The pulmonary sequalae in discharged patients with COVID-19: a short-term observational study.
Liu D, Zhang W, Pan F, et al.
Respir Res
149 patients discharged from a single site in China
Reviewed: May 26
32448391
Treatment Off-label use of tocilizumab for the treatment of SARS-CoV-2 pneumonia in Milan, Italy.
Morena V, Milazzo L, Oreni L, et al.
Eur J Intern Med
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 26
32448770
Prognosis Analysis of the clinical characteristics, drug treatments and prognoses of 136 patients with coronavirus disease 2019.
Yang Q, Xie L, Zhang W, et al.
J Clin Pharm Ther
136 hospitalized patients from a single site in China
Reviewed: May 26
32449224
Evidence Based Guideline Weathering the Storm: Managing Older Adults with Breast Cancer Amid COVID-19 and Beyond.
Freedman RA, Sedrak MS, Bellon JR, et al.
J Natl Cancer Inst
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 26
32449757
Primary Prevention Safety, tolerability, and immunogenicity of a recombinant adenovirus type-5 vectored COVID-19 vaccine: a dose-escalation, open-label, non-randomised, first-in-human trial.
Zhu FC, Li YH, Guan XH, et al.
Lancet
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 26
32450106
Treatment Hydroxychloroquine or chloroquine with or without a macrolide for treatment of COVID-19: a multinational registry analysis.
Mehra MR, Desai SS, Ruschitzka F, et al.
Lancet
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 26
32450107
Review SARS-CoV-2 in Pregnancy: A Comprehensive Summary of Current Guidelines.
Narang K, Ibirogba ER, Elrefaei A, et al.
J Clin Med
Did not search more than one major database
Reviewed: May 25
32443538
Etiology Negative impact of hyperglycaemia on tocilizumab therapy in Covid-19 patients.
Marfella R, Paolisso P, Sardu C, et al.
Diabetes Metab
Data collection was not prospective
Reviewed: May 25
32447102
Prognosis 30-day mortality in patients hospitalized with COVID-19 during the first wave of the Italian epidemic: a prospective cohort study.
Giacomelli A, Ridolfo AL, Milazzo L, et al.
Pharmacol Res
Patients were assembled from a single center
Reviewed: May 25
32446978
Prognosis Epidemiology, clinical course, and outcomes of critically ill adults with COVID-19 in New York City: a prospective cohort study.
Cummings MJ, Baldwin MR, Abrams D, et al.
Lancet
Prospective cohort of 257 hospitalized critically ill patients admitted at 2 sites in New York; patients were at different points in disease progression
Reviewed: May 25
32442528
Prognosis Clinical Features and Outcomes of 105 Hospitalized patients with COVID-19 in Seattle, Washington.
Buckner FS, McCulloch DJ, Atluri V, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
105 hospitalized patients admitted to a single site in Seattle, WA
Reviewed: May 24
32444880
Review Challenges in the management of older patients with acute coronary syndromes in the COVID-19 pandemic.
Rowland B, Kunadian V
Heart
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 24
32444504
Treatment Arbidol/IFN-alpha2b Therapy for Patients With Corona Virus Disease 2019: A Retrospective Multicenter Cohort Study.
Xu P, Huang J, Fan Z, et al.
Microbes Infect
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 24
32445881
Evidence Based Guideline Does this patient have COVID-19? A practical guide for the internist.
Bertolino L, Vitrone M, Durante-Mangoni E
Intern Emerg Med
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 24
32445165
Review Medications in COVID-19 patients: summarizing the current literature from an orthopaedic perspective.
Tan SHS, Hong CC, Saha S, et al.
Int Orthop
Did not search more than one major database
Reviewed: May 24
32445030
Evidence Based Guideline Uro-oncology in times of COVID-19: The available evidence and recommendations in the Indian scenario.
Narain TA, Gautam G, Seth A, et al.
Indian J Cancer
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 24
32445315
Evidence Based Guideline Management of patients with multiple myeloma in the era of COVID-19 pandemic: a consensus paper from the European Myeloma Network (EMN).
Terpos E, Engelhardt M, Cook G, et al.
Leukemia
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 24
32444866
Review Electronic Health Information Systems to Improve Disease Diagnosis and Management at Point-of-Care in Low and Middle Income Countries: A Narrative Review.
Khubone T, Tlou B, Mashamba-Thompson TP
Diagnostics (Basel)
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 24
32443856
Clinical Prediction Guide A simple algorithm helps early identification of SARS-CoV-2 infection patients with severe progression tendency.
Li Q, Zhang J, Ling Y, et al.
Infection
Patients were not followed up over time
Reviewed: May 23
32440918
Prognosis Clinical course of Coronavirus Disease-2019 (COVID-19) in pregnancy.
Pereira A, Cruz-Melguizo S, Adrien M, et al.
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand
First 60 hospitalized pregnant women admitted at a single site in Spain
Reviewed: May 23
32441332
Diagnosis CT Scanning in Suspected Stroke or Head Trauma: Is it Worth to go the Extra Mile and Include the Chest to Screen for COVID-19 Infection?
Kwee RM, Krdzalic J, Fasen BACM, et al.
AJNR Am J Neuroradiol
Less than 50 patients with and without the condition
Reviewed: May 23
32439651
Diagnosis ddPCR: a more accurate tool for SARS-CoV-2 detection in low viral load specimens.
Suo T, Liu X, Feng J, et al.
Emerg Microbes Infect
Less than 50 patients with and without the condition
Reviewed: May 23
32438868
Prognosis The Clinical Features and Outcomes of Discharged Coronavirus Disease 2019 PatientsA Prospective Cohort Study.
Wang X, Xu H, Jiang H, et al.
QJM
131 patients discharged from a single site in China
Reviewed: May 23
32442308
Evidence Based Guideline Thromboembolism and anticoagulant therapy during the COVID-19 pandemic: interim clinical guidance from the anticoagulation forum.
Barnes GD, Burnett A, Allen A, et al.
J Thromb Thrombolysis
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 23
32440883
Treatment Effects of methylprednisolone use on viral genomic nucleic acid negative conversion and CT imaging lesion absorption in COVID-19 patients under 50 years old.
Gong Y, Guan L, Jin Z, et al.
J Med Virol
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 23
32441786
Review Antibody Tests in Detecting SARS-CoV-2 Infection: A Meta-Analysis.
Kontou PI, Braliou GG, Dimou NL, et al.
Diagnostics (Basel)
Did not search more than one major database
Reviewed: May 23
32438677
Evidence Based Guideline Corona Virus Disease 2019 and Paediatric Inflammatory Bowel Diseases: Global Experience and Provisional Guidance (March 2020) from the Paediatric IBD Porto Group of European Society of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition.
Turner D, Huang Y, Martin-de-Carpi J, et al.
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 23
32443020
Evidence Based Guideline SARS-CoV-2/COVID-19: Evidence-Based Recommendations on Diagnosis and Therapy.
Bein B, Bachmann M, Huggett S, et al.
Geburtshilfe Frauenheilkd
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 22
32435065
Review Neurological manifestations associated with COVID-19: a review and a call for action.
Leonardi M, Padovani A, McArthur JC
J Neurol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 22
32436101
Review Potential specific therapies in COVID-19.
Gul MH, Htun ZM, Shaukat N, et al.
Ther Adv Respir Dis
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 22
32436445
Evidence Based Guideline Covid-19 and cardiovascular disease.
Fulchand S
BMJ
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 22
32434891
Evidence Based Guideline Endocrinology in the time of COVID-19: Management of thyroid nodules and cancer.
Vrachimis A, Iacovou I, Giannoula E, et al.
Eur J Endocrinol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 22
32438345
Evidence Based Guideline Endocrinology in the time of COVID-19: Management of hyper- and hypo- thyroidism.
Boelaert K, Visser WE, Taylor PN, et al.
Eur J Endocrinol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 22
32438340
Review Convalescent plasma: A possible treatment protocol for COVID- 19 patients suffering from diabetes or underlying liver diseases.
Pawar AY, Hiray AP, Sonawane DD, et al.
Diabetes Metab Syndr
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 22
32438330
Diagnosis Serology characteristics of SARS-CoV-2 infection since exposure and post symptom onset.
Lou B, Li TD, Zheng SF, et al.
Eur Respir J
Patients were known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: May 21
32430429
Prognosis Clinical Findings and Disease Severity in Hospitalized Pregnant Women With Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Savasi VM, Parisi F, Patane L, et al.
Obstet Gynecol
Prospective cohort of 77 hospitalized women (pregnant or postpartum) admitted to 12 maternity wards in Italy; patients at different points in disease progression
Reviewed: May 21
32433453
Review COVID-19 pneumonia and pregnancy; a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Kasraeian M, Zare M, Vafaei H, et al.
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med
No explicit inclusion and exclusion criteria
Reviewed: May 21
32429786
Review Update for Anaesthetists on Clinical Features of COVID-19 Patients and Relevant Management.
Preckel B, Schultz MJ, Vlaar AP, et al.
J Clin Med
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 21
32429249
Evidence Based Guideline Anti-Coagulant and Anti-Platelet Therapy in the COVID-19 Patient: A Best Practices Quality Initiative Across a Large Health System.
Watson RA, Johnson DM, Dharia RN, et al.
Hosp Pract (1995)
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 21
32429774
Review The possible mechanisms of action of 4-aminoquinolines (chloroquine/hydroxychloroquine) against Sars-Cov-2 infection (COVID-19): A role for iron homeostasis?
Quiros Roldan E, Biasiotto G, Magro P, et al.
Pharmacol Res
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 21
32430286
Review Reporting of D-dimer data in COVID-19: some confusion and potential for misinformation.
Favaloro EJ, Thachil J
Clin Chem Lab Med
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 21
32432563
Diagnosis A combined oropharyngeal/nares swab is a suitable alternative to nasopharyngeal swabs for the detection of SARS-CoV-2.
LeBlanc JJ, Heinstein C, MacDonald J, et al.
J Clin Virol
Less than 50 patients with the condition
Reviewed: May 20
32425660
Diagnosis A preliminary study on serological assay for severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) in 238 admitted hospital patients.
Liu L, Liu W, Zheng Y, et al.
Microbes Infect
At the beginning of the study patients were known to have or not have the disease
Reviewed: May 20
32425648
Treatment Early Short Course Corticosteroids in Hospitalized Patients with COVID-19.
Fadel R, Morrison AR, Vahia A, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 20
32427279
Review Neurologic complications of COVID-19.
Bridwell R, Long B, Gottlieb M
Am J Emerg Med
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 20
32425321
Evidence Based Guideline Algorithm-Based Pediatric Otolaryngology Management During the COVID-19 Global Pandemic: A Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Clinical Consensus.
Chorney SR, Elden LM, Giordano T, et al.
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 20
32423296
Evidence Based Guideline ESMO Management and treatment adapted recommendations in the COVID-19 era: Pancreatic Cancer.
Catanese S, Pentheroudakis G, Douillard JY, et al.
ESMO Open
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 20
32423899
Evidence Based Guideline Analysis of an improved workflow of endoscope reprocessing for bedside endoscopic diagnosis and treatment on COVID-19 patients().
Gu Q, Wang HF, Fang Y, et al.
J Zhejiang Univ Sci B
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 20
32425010
Evidence Based Guideline An overview of COVID-19.
Shi Y, Wang G, Cai XP, et al.
J Zhejiang Univ Sci B
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 20
32425000
Review Psychopharmacology of COVID-19.
Bilbul M, Paparone P, Kim AM, et al.
Psychosomatics
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 20
32425246
Evidence Based Guideline COVID-19: Current Knowledge and Best Practices for Orthopaedic Surgeons.
Chhabra HS, Bagaraia V, Keny S, et al.
Indian J Orthop
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 20
32425237
Treatment Profiling COVID-19 pneumonia progressing into the cytokine storm syndrome: results from a single Italian Centre study on tocilizumab versus standard of care.
Quartuccio L, Sonaglia A, McGonagle D, et al.
J Clin Virol
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 20
32425662
Evidence Based Guideline Surgical Practice in the Current COVID-19 Pandemic: A Rapid Systematic Review.
Hojaij FC, Chinelatto LA, Boog GHP, et al.
Clinics (Sao Paulo)
Strength of evidence for recommendations were not reported
Reviewed: May 20
32428115
Evidence Based Guideline Expert recommendations for the care of newborns of mothers with COVID-19.
Carvalho WB, Gibelli MABC, Krebs VLJ, et al.
Clinics (Sao Paulo)
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 20
32428112
Review Remdesivir in COVID-19: A critical review of pharmacology, pre-clinical and clinical studies.
Singh AK, Singh A, Singh R, et al.
Diabetes Metab Syndr
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 20
32428865
Evidence Based Guideline AGA Institute Rapid Review of the GI and Liver Manifestations of COVID-19, Meta-Analysis of International Data, and Recommendations for the Consultative Management of Patients with COVID-19.
Sultan S, Altayar O, Siddique SM, et al.
Gastroenterology
Strength of evidence for recommendations not reported
Reviewed: May 20
32407808
Review Stop playing with data: there is no sound evidence that Bacille Calmette-Guerin may avoid SARS-CoV-2 infection (for now).
Ricco M, Gualerzi G, Ranzieri S, et al.
Acta Biomed
No explicit inclusion & exclusion criteria
Reviewed: May 19
32420947
Clinical Prediction Guide Development and validation a nomogram for predicting the risk of severe COVID-19: A multi-center study in Sichuan, China.
Zhou Y, He Y, Yang H, et al.
PLoS One
Clinical Prediction Guide was not validated in a separate, external cohort of real patients
Reviewed: May 19
32421703
Treatment Evaluation of the Adjuvant Efficacy of Natural Herbal Medicine on COVID-19: A Retrospective Matched Case-Control Study.
Zhang HT, Huang MX, Liu X, et al.
Am J Chin Med
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 19
32420751
Review A systematic review on use of aminoquinolines for the therapeutic management of COVID-19: Efficacy, safety and clinical trials.
Patil VM, Singhal S, Masand N
Life Sci
A description of methods was not provided
Reviewed: May 19
32418894
Evidence Based Guideline COVID-19 epidemic: Proposed alternatives in the management of digestive cancers: A French intergroup clinical point of view (SNFGE, FFCD, GERCOR, UNICANCER, SFCD, SFED, SFRO, SFR).
Di Fiore F, Bouche O, Lepage C, et al.
Dig Liver Dis
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 19
32418773
Evidence Based Guideline Tracheostomy in the COVID-19 era: global and multidisciplinary guidance.
McGrath BA, Brenner MJ, Warrillow SJ, et al.
Lancet Respir Med
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 19
32422180
Diagnosis Saliva sample as a non-invasive specimen for the diagnosis of coronavirus disease-2019 (COVID-19): a cross-sectional study.
Pasomsub E, Watcharananan SP, Boonyawat K, et al.
Clin Microbiol Infect
Less than 50 patients with the condition
Reviewed: May 19
32422408
Treatment Low dose of hydroxychloroquine reduces fatality of critically ill patients with COVID-19.
Yu B, Li C, Chen P, et al.
Sci China Life Sci
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 18
32418114
Evidence Based Guideline Caring for Patients with Rectal Cancer During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Skowron KB, Hurst RD, Umanskiy K, et al.
J Gastrointest Surg
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 18
32415658
Review COVID-19 in Africa: care and protection for frontline healthcare workers.
Chersich MF, Gray G, Fairlie L, et al.
Global Health
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 18
32414379
Evidence Based Guideline Valvular and structural heart disease management during the COVID-19 pandemic. Expert opinion of the Working Group on Valvular Heart Diseases, the Working Group on Cardiac Surgery, and the Association of Cardiovascular Interventions of the Polish Cardiac Society.
Plonska-Gosciniak E, Suwalski P, Bartus S, et al.
Kardiol Pol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 18
32415767
Review Risks from Deferring Treatment for Genitourinary Cancers: A Collaborative Review to Aid Triage and Management During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Wallis CJD, Novara G, Marandino L, et al.
Eur Urol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 18
32414626
Review Hazardous Postoperative Outcomes of Unexpected COVID-19 Infected Patients: A Call for Global Consideration of Sampling all Asymptomatic Patients Before Surgical Treatment.
Nahshon C, Bitterman A, Haddad R, et al.
World J Surg
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 18
32418028
Etiology Use of renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system inhibitors and risk of COVID-19 requiring admission to hospital: a case-population study.
de Abajo FJ, Rodriguez-Martin S, Lerma V, et al.
Lancet
Data collection was not prospective and standardized
Reviewed: May 18
32416785
Review Neurological manifestations and complications of COVID-19: A literature review.
Ahmad I, Rathore FA
J Clin Neurosci
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 16
32409215
Review Examining the current intelligence on COVID-19 and infection prevention and control strategies in health settings: A global analysis.
Islam MS, Rahman KM, Sun Y, et al.
Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 16
32408911
Review Improving the quality of care in pregnancy and childbirth with coronavirus (COVID-19): a systematic review.
Abdollahpour S, Khadivzadeh T
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med
No explicit inclusion and exclusion criteria
Reviewed: May 16
32408776
Evidence Based Guideline Korean clinical practice guidelines for preventing transmission of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in hemodialysis facilities.
Park HC, Kim DH, Yoo KD, et al.
Kidney Res Clin Pract
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 16
32408730
Review Time-sensitive ambulatory orthopaedic soft-tissue surgery paradigms during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ding BTK, Decruz J, Kunnasegaran R
Int Orthop
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 16
32409911
Treatment Nifedipine and Amlodipine Are Associated With Improved Mortality and Decreased Risk for Intubation and Mechanical Ventilation in Elderly Patients Hospitalized for COVID-19.
Solaimanzadeh I
Cureus
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 16
32411566
Review Diagnostic Tools for Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19): Comparing CT and RT-PCR Viral Nucleic Acid Testing.
Waller JV, Kaur P, Tucker A, et al.
AJR Am J Roentgenol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 16
32412790
Evidence Based Guideline COVID-19 in diabetic patients: related risks and specifics of management.
Orioli L, Hermans MP, Thissen JP, et al.
Ann Endocrinol (Paris)
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 16
32413342
Treatment Clinical efficacy of hydroxychloroquine in patients with covid-19 pneumonia who require oxygen: observational comparative study using routine care data.
Mahevas M, Tran VT, Roumier M, et al.
BMJ
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 16
32409486
Evidence Based Guideline Virus transmission during orthopedic surgery on patients with COVID-19 - a brief narrative review.
Basso T, Dale H, Langvatn H, et al.
Acta Orthop
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 16
32408845
Review Prognostic Value of Cardiovascular Biomarkers in COVID-19: A Review.
Aboughdir M, Kirwin T, Abdul Khader A, et al.
Viruses
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 15
32403242
Diagnosis Diagnostic Performance of Chest X-Ray for COVID-19 Pneumonia During the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic in Lombardy, Italy.
Schiaffino S, Tritella S, Cozzi A, et al.
J Thorac Imaging
Patients were known to have or not have the disease/condition at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: May 15
32404797
Evidence Based Guideline Precautions and recommendations for orthodontic settings during the COVID-19 outbreak: A review.
Turkistani KA
Am J Orthod Dentofacial Orthop
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 15
32405152
Evidence Based Guideline How to carry out and interpret EEG recordings in COVID-19 patients in ICU?
Gelisse P, Rossetti AO, Genton P, et al.
Clin Neurophysiol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 15
32405259
Etiology QT Interval Prolongation and Torsade De Pointes in Patients with COVID-19 treated with Hydroxychloroquine/Azithromycin.
Chorin E, Wadhwani L, Magnani S, et al.
Heart Rhythm
Data collection was not prospective and standardized
Reviewed: May 15
32407884
Treatment Compassionate remdesivir treatment of severe Covid-19 pneumonia in intensive care unit (ICU) and Non-ICU patients: Clinical outcome and differences in post_treatment hospitalisation status.
Antinori S, Cossu MV, Ridolfo AL, et al.
Pharmacol Res
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 15
32407959
Review Is diabetes mellitus associated with mortality and severity of COVID-19? A meta-analysis.
Kumar A, Arora A, Sharma P, et al.
Diabetes Metab Syndr
Did not search greater than one major database
Reviewed: May 15
32408118
Clinical Prediction Guide Deep learning-based multi-view fusion model for screening 2019 novel coronavirus pneumonia: A multicentre study.
Wu X, Hui H, Niu M, et al.
Eur J Radiol
Patients were not followed up over time
Reviewed: May 15
32408222
Evidence Based Guideline EAPCI Position Statement on Invasive Management of Acute Coronary Syndromes during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Chieffo A, Stefanini GG, Price S, et al.
Eur Heart J
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 15
32405641
Evidence Based Guideline Allocating Scarce Resources and Triaging Patients during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Kirkpatrick JN, Hull SC, Fedson S, et al.
J Am Coll Cardiol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 15
32407772
Treatment Tocilizumab for Treatment of Severe COVID-19 Patients: Preliminary Results from SMAtteo COvid19 REgistry (SMACORE).
Colaneri M, Bogliolo L, Valsecchi P, et al.
Microorganisms
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 14
32397399
Evidence Based Guideline Recommendations of the Main Board of the Polish Society of Otorhinolaryngologists, Head and Neck Surgeons for providing services during the COVID-19 pandemic for outpatient and hospital practices.
Wierzbicka M, Niemczyk K, Jaworowska E, et al.
Otolaryngol Pol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 14
32398383
Evidence Based Guideline Gaining resilience and reducing stress in the age of COVID-19.
Lupe SE, Keefer L, Szigethy E
Curr Opin Gastroenterol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 14
32398567
Evidence Based Guideline Point of care procedures in physiatry: Practice considerations during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Karri J, Seymour ML, Verduzco-Gutierrez M, et al.
Am J Phys Med Rehabil
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 14
32398402
Evidence Based Guideline The COVID-19 pandemic: A rapid global response for children with cancer from SIOP, COG, SIOP-E, SIOP-PODC, IPSO, PROS, CCI, and St Jude Global.
Sullivan M, Bouffet E, Rodriguez-Galindo C, et al.
Pediatr Blood Cancer
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 14
32400924
Evidence Based Guideline Managing haematology and oncology patients during the COVID-19 pandemic: interim consensus guidance.
Weinkove R, McQuilten ZK, Adler J, et al.
Med J Aust
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 14
32401360
Review Antihyperglycemic properties of hydroxychloroquine in patients with diabetes: risks and benefits at the time of COVID-19 pandemic.
Infante M, Ricordi C, Fabbri A
J Diabetes
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 14
32401405
Evidence Based Guideline Prehospital Triage of Acute Stroke Patients During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Goyal M, Ospel JM, Southerland AM, et al.
Stroke
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 14
32401680
Evidence Based Guideline Practical Considerations for Treating Patients With Cancer in the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Segelov E, Underhill C, Prenen H, et al.
JCO Oncol Pract
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 14
32401686
Evidence Based Guideline The Heart and COVID-19: What Cardiologists Need to Know.
Costa IBSDS, Bittar CS, Rizk SI, et al.
Arq Bras Cardiol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 14
32401847
Review "Review article: COVID-19 and liver disease - what we know on 1st May 2020".
Garrido I, Liberal R, Macedo G
Aliment Pharmacol Ther
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 14
32402090
Clinical Prediction Guide Deep learning for detecting corona virus disease 2019 (COVID-19) on high-resolution computed tomography: a pilot study.
Yang S, Jiang L, Cao Z, et al.
Ann Transl Med
Patients were not followed up over time
Reviewed: May 13
32395494
Etiology The effect of RAS blockers on the clinical characteristics of COVID-19 patients with hypertension.
Huang Z, Cao J, Yao Y, et al.
Ann Transl Med
Do not report relative risk, odds ratio or hazards ratio
Reviewed: May 13
32395474
Review To Do or Not to Do?-A Review of Cancer Surgery Triage Guidelines in COVID-19 Pandemic.
Shinde RS, Naik MD, Shinde SR, et al.
Indian J Surg Oncol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 13
32395064
Evidence Based Guideline Recommendations for Trauma and Emergency General Surgery Practice During COVID-19 Pandemic.
Gok AFK, Eryilmaz M, Ozmen MM, et al.
Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 13
32394416
Evidence Based Guideline Impact of sedentarism due to the COVID-19 home confinement on neuromuscular, cardiovascular and metabolic health: Physiological and pathophysiological implications and recommendations for physical and nutritional countermeasures.
Narici M, De Vito G, Franchi M, et al.
Eur J Sport Sci
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 13
32394816
Evidence Based Guideline Chinese expert brief consensus on newborn screening of inherited metabolic disorders during the novel coronavirus infection epidemic.
Liu S, Wang D, Wan K, et al.
Ann Transl Med
Not based a systematic review
Reviewed: May 13
32395473
Review COVID-19 and Cardiovascular diseases. Scoping review study.
Yahia F, Zakhama L, Ben Abdelaziz A
Tunis Med
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 13
32395790
Evidence Based Guideline Biosafety measures for preventing infection from COVID-19 in clinical laboratories: IFCC Taskforce Recommendations.
Lippi G, Adeli K, Ferrari M, et al.
Clin Chem Lab Med
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 13
32396137
Evidence Based Guideline Systematic review of recommended operating room practice during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Abdelrahman T, Ansell J, Brown C, et al.
BJS Open
Did not search greater than one major database when reviewing the literature
Reviewed: May 13
32395909
Review Clinical orthodontic management during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Suri S, Vandersluis YR, Kochhar AS, et al.
Angle Orthod
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 13
32396601
Review Venous Thromboembolism Complicated with COVID-19: What Do We Know So Far?
Tal S, Spectre G, Kornowski R, et al.
Acta Haematol
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 13
32396903
Evidence Based Guideline Multidisciplinary guidance for safe tracheostomy care during the COVID-19 pandemic: the NHS National Patient Safety Improvement Programme (NatPatSIP).
McGrath BA, Ashby N, Birchall M, et al.
Anaesthesia
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 13
32396986
Treatment Association of Treatment With Hydroxychloroquine or Azithromycin With In-Hospital Mortality in Patients With COVID-19 in New York State.
Rosenberg ES, Dufort EM, Udo T, et al.
JAMA
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 12
32392282
Quality Improvement Results of Multilevel Containment Measures to Better Protect Lung Cancer Patients From COVID-19: The IEO Model.
de Marinis F, Attili I, Morganti S, et al.
Front Oncol
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 12
32391282
Prognosis Clinical course of severe and critical COVID-19 in hospitalized pregnancies: a US cohort study.
Pierce-Williams RAM, Burd J, Felder L, et al.
Am J Obstet Gynecol MFM
To maximize the number of patients included, the study was partly retrospective. Data was collected from electronic medical records.
Reviewed: May 12
32391519
Evidence Based Guideline Pharmacy Emergency Preparedness and Response (PEPR): a proposed framework for expanding pharmacy professionals' roles and contributions to emergency preparedness and response during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.
Aruru M, Truong HA, Clark S
Res Social Adm Pharm
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 12
32389631
Evidence Based Guideline Evolution of COVID-19 Guidelines for University of Washington Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Patient Care.
Panesar K, Dodson T, Lynch J, et al.
J Oral Maxillofac Surg
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 12
32389541
Evidence Based Guideline Clinical Guidance for the Management of Patients with Urothelial Cancers During the COVID-19 Pandemic - Rapid Review.
Patel K, Choudhury A, Hoskin P, et al.
Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol)
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 12
32389318
Evidence Based Guideline Cardiovascular disease and COVID-19: les liaisons dangereuses.
Barison A, Aimo A, Castiglione V, et al.
Eur J Prev Cardiol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 12
32391719
Evidence Based Guideline The role of cardiovascular imaging for myocardial injury in hospitalized COVID-19 patients.
Cosyns B, Lochy S, Luchian ML, et al.
Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 12
32391912
Review SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19): What do we know about children? A systematic review.
Mehta NS, Mytton OT, Mullins EWS, et al.
Clin Infect Dis
Did not search greater than one major database
Reviewed: May 12
32392337
Evidence Based Guideline Israel ad hoc COVID 19 committee. Guidelines for care of older persons during a pandemic.
Clarfield AM, Dwolatzky T, Brill S, et al.
J Am Geriatr Soc
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 12
32392624
Diagnosis Clinical evaluation of an immunochromatographic IgM/IgG antibody assay and chest computed tomography for the diagnosis of COVID-19.
Imai K, Tabata S, Ikeda M, et al.
J Clin Virol
At the beginning of the study patients were known to have or have have the disease
Reviewed: May 11
32387968
Evidence Based Guideline Management in oral and maxillofacial surgery during the COVID-19 pandemic: Our experience.
Barca I, Cordaro R, Kallaverja E, et al.
Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 11
32386671
Evidence Based Guideline Anti-cancer therapy and clinical trial considerations for gynecologic oncology patients during the COVID-19 pandemic crisis.
Pothuri B, Alvarez Secord A, Armstrong DK, et al.
Gynecol Oncol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 11
32386911
Evidence Based Guideline Endoscopy during the Covid-19 outbreak: experience and recommendations from a single center in a high-incidence scenario.
Elli L, Rimondi A, Scaramella L, et al.
Dig Liver Dis
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 11
32386942
Evidence Based Guideline Recognizing COVID-19-related myocarditis: the possible pathophysiology and proposed guideline for diagnosis and management.
Siripanthong B, Nazarian S, Muser D, et al.
Heart Rhythm
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 11
32387246
Treatment Full-length title: Early treatment of COVID-19 patients with hydroxychloroquine and azithromycin: A retrospective analysis of 1061 cases in Marseille, France.
Million M, Lagier JC, Gautret P, et al.
Travel Med Infect Dis
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 11
32387409
Review Therapeutic use of chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine in COVID-19 and other viral infections: A narrative review.
Hashem AM, Alghamdi BS, Algaissi AA, et al.
Travel Med Infect Dis
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 11
32387694
Evidence Based Guideline Neurological Impact of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19): Practical Considerations for the Neuroscience Community.
Werner C, Scullen T, Mathkour M, et al.
World Neurosurg
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 11
32387786
Treatment Effects of progressive muscle relaxation on anxiety and sleep quality in patients with COVID-19.
Liu K, Chen Y, Wu D, et al.
Complement Ther Clin Pract
Not RCT
Reviewed: May 11
32379667
Treatment Observational Study of Hydroxychloroquine in Hospitalized Patients with Covid-19.
Geleris J, Sun Y, Platt J, et al.
N Engl J Med
Not RCT
Reviewed: May 11
32379955
Evidence Based Guideline Clinical evidence based review and recommendations of aerosol generating medical procedures in otolaryngology - head and neck surgery during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Thamboo A, Lea J, Sommer DD, et al.
J Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg
Recommendations about which procedures are aerosol-generating. Management not addressed.
Reviewed: May 11
32375884
Prognosis Confirmation of the high cumulative incidence of thrombotic complications in critically ill ICU patients with COVID-19: An updated analysis.
Klok FA, Kruip MJHA, van der Meer NJM, et al.
Thromb Res
Data collection not standardized
Reviewed: May 10
32381264
Evidence Based Guideline Anosmia as a presenting symptom of SARS-CoV-2 infection in healthcare workers - A systematic review of the literature, case series, and recommendations for clinical assessment and management.
Lechner M, Chandrasekharan D, Jumani K, et al.
Rhinology
Strength of evidence for recommendations were not reported
Reviewed: May 10
32386285
Prognosis Characteristics and outcomes of patients hospitalized for COVID-19 and cardiac disease in Northern Italy.
Inciardi RM, Adamo M, Lupi L, et al.
Eur Heart J
53 consecutive hospitalized patients admitted to the cardiac institute at sites in Northern Italy; patients at different points in disease progression
Reviewed: May 10
32383763
Treatment Exosomes Derived From Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells as Treatment for Severe COVID-19.
Sengupta V, Sengupta S, Lazo A Jr, et al.
Stem Cells Dev
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 10
32380908
Review Cutaneous manifestations of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): a brief review.
Tang K, Wang Y, Zhang H, et al.
Dermatol Ther
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 10
32383234
Evidence Based Guideline Society of Robotic Surgery Review: Recommendations Regarding the Risk of COVID-19 Transmission During Minimally Invasive Surgery.
Porter J, Blau E, Gharagozloo F, et al.
BJU Int
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 10
32383520
Evidence Based Guideline Recommendations for a safety dental care management during SARS-CoV-2 pandemic.
Martins-Filho PR, de Gois-Santos VT, Tavares CSS, et al.
Rev Panam Salud Publica
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 10
32382259
Evidence Based Guideline Canadian Association of Thoracic Radiology/Canadian Association of Radiologists Consensus Statement Regarding Chest Imaging in Suspected and Confirmed COVID-19.
Dennie C, Hague C, Lim RS, et al.
Can Assoc Radiol J
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 10
32380844
Prognosis Clinical and radiological changes of hospitalised patients with COVID-19 pneumonia from disease onset to acute exacerbation: a multicentre paired cohort study.
Liu J, Chen T, Yang H, et al.
Eur Radiol
24 hospitalized patients admitted to 2 sites in China
Reviewed: May 10
32385648
Review COVID-19 and Cancer: a Comprehensive Review.
Gosain R, Abdou Y, Singh A, et al.
Curr Oncol Rep
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 10
32385672
Evidence Based Guideline Consensus for prevention and management of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) for neurologists.
Jin H, Hong C, Chen S, et al.
Stroke Vasc Neurol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 10
32385132
Review Current State of Knowledge About SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 Disease in Pregnant Women.
Gujski M, Humeniuk E, Bojar I
Med Sci Monit
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 10
32385225
Evidence Based Guideline Endocrinology in the time of COVID-19: Management of Hyponatraemia and Diabetes Insipidus.
Christ Crain M, Hoorn EJ, Sherlock M, et al.
Eur J Endocrinol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 08
32380474
Review The clinical benefits of Chinese patent medicines against COVID-19 based on current evidence.
Zhang D, Zhang B, Lv JT, et al.
Pharmacol Res
Not based on a s​ystematic review; no explicit inclusion and exclusion criteria
Reviewed: May 08
32380051
Prognosis T cell subset counts in peripheral blood can be used as discriminatory biomarkers for diagnosis and severity prediction of COVID-19.
Jiang M, Guo Y, Luo Q, et al.
J Infect Dis
103 hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in China
Reviewed: May 08
32379887
Evidence Based Guideline Endocrinology in the time of COVID-19: Management of adrenal insufficiency.
Arlt W, Baldeweg SE, Pearce SHS, et al.
Eur J Endocrinol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 08
32379699
Review Herbal medicine for treatment of children diagnosed with COVID-19: A review of guidelines.
Ang L, Lee HW, Kim A, et al.
Complement Ther Clin Pract
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 08
32379639
Prognosis COVID-19: Symptoms, course of illness and use of clinical scoring systems for the first 42 patients admitted to a Norwegian local hospital.
Ihle-Hansen H, Berge T, Tveita A, et al.
Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen
First consecutive 42 hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in Norway
Reviewed: May 08
32378844
Prognosis Clinical Characterization of 162 COVID-19 patients in Israel: Preliminary Report from a Large Tertiary Center.
Itelman E, Wasserstrum Y, Segev A, et al.
Isr Med Assoc J
160 hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in Israel
Reviewed: May 08
32378815
Review Comorbid Chronic Diseases and Acute Organ Injuries Are Strongly Correlated with Disease Severity and Mortality among COVID-19 Patients: A Systemic Review and Meta-Analysis.
Wang X, Fang X, Cai Z, et al.
Research (Wash D C)
No explicit inclusion and exclusion criteria
Reviewed: May 08
32377638
Evidence Based Guideline The Risk of SARS-CoV-2 in Immunosuppressed IBD Patients.
Higgins PDR, Ng S, Danese S, et al.
Crohns Colitis 360
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 08
32377636
Treatment Tocilizumab for the treatment of severe COVID-19 pneumonia with hyperinflammatory syndrome and acute respiratory failure: A single center study of 100 patients in Brescia, Italy.
Toniati P, Piva S, Cattalini M, et al.
Autoimmun Rev
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 08
32376398
Evidence Based Guideline Seven recommendations to rescue the patients and reduce the mortality from COVID-19 infection: An immunological point of view.
Kronbichler A, Effenberger M, Eisenhut M, et al.
Autoimmun Rev
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 08
32376397
Evidence Based Guideline Bereavement support on the frontline of COVID-19: Recommendations for hospital clinicians.
Selman LE, Chao D, Sowden R, et al.
J Pain Symptom Manage
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 08
32376262
Prognosis Association Between Hypoxemia and Mortality in Patients With COVID-19.
Xie J, Covassin N, Fan Z, et al.
Mayo Clin Proc
140 hospitalized patients with moderate to critical COVID-19 pneumonia admitted at a single site in China
Reviewed: May 08
32376101
Review Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme 2 and Antihypertensives (Angiotensin Receptor Blockers and Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors) in Coronavirus Disease 2019.
Sanchis-Gomar F, Lavie CJ, Perez-Quilis C, et al.
Mayo Clin Proc
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 08
32376099
Review Respiratory management in severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 infection.
Price S, Singh S, Ledot S, et al.
Eur Heart J Acute Cardiovasc Care
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 08
32375488
Evidence Based Guideline Endocrinology in the time of COVID-19: Management of Cushing's syndrome.
Newell-Price J, Nieman L, Reincke M, et al.
Eur J Endocrinol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 08
32380475
Evidence Based Guideline European Association of Urology Guidelines Office Rapid Reaction Group: An Organisation-wide Collaborative Effort to Adapt the European Association of Urology Guidelines Recommendations to the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Era.
Ribal MJ, Cornford P, Briganti A, et al.
Eur Urol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 08
32376137
Review COVID-19 in Older People: A Rapid Clinical Review.
Lithander FE, Neumann S, Tenison E, et al.
Age Ageing
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 08
32377677
Evidence Based Guideline AGS Position Statement: Resource Allocation Strategies and Age-Related Considerations in the COVID-19 Era and Beyond.
Farrell TW, Ferrante LE, Brown T, et al.
J Am Geriatr Soc
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 07
32374440
Review COVID-19: Ophthalmological Aspects of the SARS-CoV 2 Global Pandemic.
Siedlecki J, Brantl V, Schworm B, et al.
Klin Monbl Augenheilkd
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 07
32375197
Evidence Based Guideline Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Guidance on Behalf of the International Fetal Medicine and Surgery Society.
Deprest J, Choolani M, Chervenak F, et al.
Fetal Diagn Ther
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 07
32375144
Review An update on the status of COVID-19: a comprehensive review.
Zhao N, Zhou ZL, Wu L, et al.
Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 07
32374000
Review Radiological role in the detection, diagnosis and monitoring for the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Hu L, Wang C
Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 07
32373990
Prognosis CT quantification of pneumonia lesions in early days predicts progression to severe illness in a cohort of COVID-19 patients.
Liu F, Zhang Q, Huang C, et al.
Theranostics
134 hospitalized patients admitted to a single site in Shanghai
Reviewed: May 07
32373235
Evidence Based Guideline Encountering COVID-19 as Endocrinologists.
Rhee EJ, Kim JH, Moon SJ, et al.
Endocrinol Metab (Seoul)
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 07
32372573
Evidence Based Guideline Identifying rheumatic disease patients at high risk and requiring shielding during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Price E, MacPhie E, Kay L, et al.
Clin Med (Lond)
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 07
32371418
Evidence Based Guideline Personal Protective Equipment: Current Best Practices for Orthopedic Teams.
Fillingham YA, Grosso MJ, Yates AJ, et al.
J Arthroplasty
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 07
32370924
Review Ensuring mental health care during the SARS-CoV-2 epidemic in France: A narrative review.
Chevance A, Gourion D, Hoertel N, et al.
Encephale
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 07
32370982
Evidence Based Guideline Clinical Recommendations for Epistaxis Management During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
D'Aguanno V, Ralli M, Greco A, et al.
Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 06
32366173
Evidence Based Guideline Guidance for the management of adult patients with coronavirus disease 2019.
Qu JM, Wang C, Cao B
Chin Med J (Engl)
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 06
32366746
Prognosis High risk of thrombosis in patients with severe SARS-CoV-2 infection: a multicenter prospective cohort study.
Helms J, Tacquard C, Severac F, et al.
Intensive Care Med
150 hospitalized patients admitted at 4 ICUs in France; patients at different points in disease progression; timing for assessment of thrombotic events was not standardized
Reviewed: May 06
32367170
Review Application of Lung Ultrasound during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A Narrative Review.
Convissar D, Gibson LE, Berra L, et al.
Anesth Analg
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 06
32366774
Review Trends and innovations in biosensors for COVID-19 mass testing.
Santiago I
Chembiochem
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 06
32367615
Review Hypertransaminasemia in the course of infection with SARS-CoV-2: Incidence and pathogenetic hypothesis.
Zippi M, Fiorino S, Occhigrossi G, et al.
World J Clin Cases
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 06
32368531
Evidence Based Guideline Guide for Nuclear Medicine Applications During the COVID-19 Outbreak.
Ayan A, Kirac FS
Mol Imaging Radionucl Ther
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 06
32368875
Review Utility of Tracheostomy in Patients with COVID-19 and Other Special Considerations.
Mecham JC, Thomas OJ, Pirgousis P, et al.
Laryngoscope
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 06
32368799
Etiology Association of Use of Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors and Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers With Testing Positive for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Mehta N, Kalra A, Nowacki AS, et al.
JAMA Cardiol
Patients at different points in disease progression; did not include information on duration of ACEI or ARB use before or after testing
Reviewed: May 06
32369097
Treatment Tocilizumab for the Treatment of Severe COVID-19.
Alattar R, Ibrahim TBH, Shaar SH, et al.
J Med Virol
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 06
32369191
Evidence Based Guideline Considerations for Managing Patients With Hematologic Malignancy During the COVID-19 Pandemic: The Seattle Strategy.
Percival MM, Lynch RC, Halpern AB, et al.
JCO Oncol Pract
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 06
32369409
Evidence Based Guideline Neuro-oncology Management During the COVID-19 Pandemic With a Focus on WHO Grade III and IV Gliomas.
Bernhardt D, Wick W, Weiss SE, et al.
Neuro Oncol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 06
32369601
Evidence Based Guideline Management of the airway and lung isolation for thoracic surgery during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Thornton M, Reid D, Shelley B, et al.
Anaesthesia
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 06
32369611
Evidence Based Guideline Practical Advice for Management of IBD Patients during the COVID-19 Pandemic: A World Endoscopy Organization Statement.
Neumann H, Emura F, Bokemeyer B, et al.
Dig Endosc
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 06
32369646
Evidence Based Guideline Guidelines for the management of diabetes in care homes during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Sinclair A, Dhatariya K, Burr O, et al.
Diabet Med
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 06
32369634
Evidence Based Guideline Endocrinology in the time of COVID-19: Management of pituitary tumours.
Fleseriu M, Karavitaki N, Dekkers OM
Eur J Endocrinol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 06
32369770
Prognosis Incidence of venous thromboembolism in hospitalized patients with COVID-19.
Middeldorp S, Coppens M, van Haaps TF, et al.
J Thromb Haemost
198 consecutive hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in the Netherlands
Reviewed: May 06
32369666
Evidence Based Guideline Management of acute ischemic stroke in patients with COVID-19 infection: Report of an international panel.
Qureshi AI, Abd-Allah F, Alsenani F, et al.
Int J Stroke
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 05
32362244
Evidence Based Guideline A PATH TO RESUME AESTHETIC CARE EXECUTIVE SUMMARY OF PROJECT AesCert GUIDANCE SUPPLEMENT: PRACTICAL CONSIDERATIONS FOR AESTHETIC MEDICINE PROFESSIONALS SUPPORTING CLINIC PREPAREDNESS IN RESPONSE TO THE SARS-CoV-2 OUTBREAK.
Dover JS, Moran ML, Figueroa JF, et al.
Facial Plast Surg Aesthet Med
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 05
32362134
Evidence Based Guideline Antibiotics alone as an alternative to appendectomy for uncomplicated acute appendicitis in adults: Changes in treatment modalities related to the COVID-19 health crisis.
Collard M, Lakkis Z, Loriau J, et al.
J Visc Surg
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 05
32362368
Review Medical masks and Respirators for the Protection of Healthcare Workers from SARS-CoV-2 and other viruses.
Ippolito M, Vitale F, Accurso G, et al.
Pulmonology
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 05
32362505
Review COVID-19 pandemic and non invasive respiratory management: Every Goliath needs a David. An evidence based evaluation of problems.
Winck JC, Ambrosino N
Pulmonology
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 05
32362507
Evidence Based Guideline COVID-19 and ENT Surgery.
Couloigner V, Schmerber S, Nicollas R, et al.
Eur Ann Otorhinolaryngol Head Neck Dis
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 05
32362564
Evidence Based Guideline Peri-operative and critical care concerns in coronavirus pandemic.
Bajwa SJS, Sarna R, Bawa C, et al.
Indian J Anaesth
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 05
32362682
Evidence Based Guideline Joint Guidance from SGEI, ISG and INASL for Gastroenterologists and Gastrointestinal Endoscopists on the Prevention, Care, and Management of Patients With COVID-19.
Philip M, Lakhtakia S, Aggarwal R, et al.
J Clin Exp Hepatol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 05
32362732
Review COVID-19, Modern Pandemic: A Systematic Review From Front-Line Health Care Providers' Perspective.
Balla M, Merugu GP, Patel M, et al.
J Clin Med Res
No explicit inclusion and exclusion criteria
Reviewed: May 05
32362969
Diagnosis Evaluation of a COVID-19 IgM and IgG rapid test; an efficient tool for assessment of past exposure to SARS-CoV-2.
Hoffman T, Nissen K, Krambrich J, et al.
Infect Ecol Epidemiol
Less than 50 patients with the disease
Reviewed: May 05
32363011
Review Review: Hydroxychloroquine and Chloroquine for Treatment of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19).
Pastick KA, Okafor EC, Wang F, et al.
Open Forum Infect Dis
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 05
32363212
Diagnosis Diagnostic performance between CT and initial real-time RT-PCR for clinically suspected 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19) patients outside Wuhan, China.
He JL, Luo L, Luo ZD, et al.
Respir Med
Less than 50 patients with and without the condition
Reviewed: May 05
32364959
Prognosis Using IL-2R/lymphocyte for predicting the clinical progression of patients with COVID-19.
Hou H, Zhang B, Huang H, et al.
Clin Exp Immunol
389 hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in China
Reviewed: May 05
32365221
Review Safe management of surgical smoke in the age of COVID-19.
Mowbray NG, Ansell J, Horwood J, et al.
Br J Surg
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 05
32363596
Review Scoping review of prevalence of neurologic comorbidities in patients hospitalized for COVID-19.
Herman C, Mayer K, Sarwal A
Neurology
Studies not designed to assess incidence of neurologic complications
Reviewed: May 04
32345728
Diagnosis Interpret with caution: An evaluation of the commercial AusDiagnostics versus in-house developed assays for the detection of SARS-CoV-2 virus.
Rahman H, Carter I, Basile K, et al.
J Clin Virol
Less than 50 patients with and without the condition
Reviewed: May 04
32361322
Evidence Based Guideline Implementation Guide for Rapid Integration of an Outpatient Telemedicine Program during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Smith WR, Atala AJ, Terlecki RP, et al.
J Am Coll Surg
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 04
32360960
Evidence Based Guideline COVID-19 and Neurosurgery. Literature and Neurosurgical Societies Recommendations Update.
Germano A, Raffa G, Angileri FF, et al.
World Neurosurg
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 04
32360733
Prognosis Longitudinal characteristics of lymphocyte responses and cytokine profiles in the peripheral blood of SARS-CoV-2 infected patients.
Liu J, Li S, Liu J, et al.
EBioMedicine
40 hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in China
Reviewed: May 04
32361250
Evidence Based Guideline The Use of Bronchoscopy during the COVID-19 Pandemic: CHEST/AABIP Guideline and Expert Panel Report.
Wahidi MM, Shojaee S, Lamb CR, et al.
Chest
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 04
32361152
Evidence Based Guideline Alternative Multidisciplinary Management Options for Locally Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer During the COVID-19 Global Pandemic.
Kumar S, Chmura S, Robinson C, et al.
J Thorac Oncol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 04
32360578
Review NSAIDs in patients with viral infections, including Covid-19: victims or perpetrators?
Capuano A, Scavone C, Racagni G, et al.
Pharmacol Res
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 04
32360482
Review Balancing evidence and frontline experience in the early phases of the COVID-19 pandemic: current position of the Italian Society of anti-infective therapy (SITA) and the Italian Society of Pulmonology (SIP).
Bassetti M, Giacobbe DR, Aliberti S, et al.
Clin Microbiol Infect
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 04
32360444
Evidence Based Guideline Suggestions for the care of patients with liver disease during the Coronavirus 2019 pandemic.
Ganne-Carrie N, Fontaine H, Dumortier J, et al.
Clin Res Hepatol Gastroenterol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 04
32360055
Evidence Based Guideline Urgent Guidance for Navigating and Circumventing the QTc-Prolonging and Torsadogenic Potential of Possible Pharmacotherapies for Coronavirus Disease 19 (COVID-19).
Giudicessi JR, Noseworthy PA, Friedman PA, et al.
Mayo Clin Proc
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 04
32359771
Evidence Based Guideline Brief guideline for the prevention of COVID-19 infection in head and neck and otolaryngology surgeons.
Boccalatte LA, Larranaga JJ, Perez Raffo GM, et al.
Am J Otolaryngol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 04
32359869
Prognosis Longitudinal Change of SARS-Cov2 Antibodies in Patients with COVID-19.
Zhang G, Nie S, Zhang Z, et al.
J Infect Dis
112 hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in China
Reviewed: May 03
32358956
Clinical Prediction Guide COVID-19 outbreak in Italy: experimental chest X-ray scoring system for quantifying and monitoring disease progression.
Borghesi A, Maroldi R
Radiol Med
Patients were not followed over time
Reviewed: May 03
32358689
Evidence Based Guideline The American College of Nuclear Medicine Guidance on Operating Procedures for a Nuclear Medicine Facility During COVID-19 Pandemic.
Tulchinsky M, Osmany S
Clin Nucl Med
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 03
32358234
Evidence Based Guideline Advanced Pulmonary and Cardiac Support of COVID-19 Patients: Emerging Recommendations From ASAIO-A "Living Working Document".
Rajagopal K, Keller SP, Akkanti B, et al.
ASAIO J
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 03
32358232
Evidence Based Guideline PLASTIC SURGERY AND THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC: A REVIEW OF CLINICAL GUIDELINES.
Ozturk CN, Kuruoglu D, Ozturk C, et al.
Ann Plast Surg
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 03
32358230
Diagnosis Clinical evaluation of a rapid colloidal gold immunochromatography assay for SARS-Cov-2 IgM/IgG.
Shen B, Zheng Y, Zhang X, et al.
Am J Transl Res
No indication that classification of disease status based on clinical characteristics was blind to test results
Reviewed: May 02
32355546
Prognosis Acute myocardial injury is common in patients with covid-19 and impairs their prognosis.
Wei JF, Huang FY, Xiong TY, et al.
Heart
101 consecutive hospitalized patients admitted at 2 sites in China
Reviewed: May 02
32354798
Etiology Risk of QT Interval Prolongation Associated With Use of Hydroxychloroquine With or Without Concomitant Azithromycin Among Hospitalized Patients Testing Positive for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Mercuro NJ, Yen CF, Shim DJ, et al.
JAMA Cardiol
90 hospitalized patients who received hydroxychloroquine at 1 site in Boston, USA
Reviewed: May 02
32356863
Etiology Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System Blockers and the Risk of Covid-19.
Mancia G, Rea F, Ludergnani M, et al.
N Engl J Med
Non-nested case-control study
Reviewed: May 02
32356627
Evidence Based Guideline Advanced Pulmonary and Cardiac Support of COVID-19 Patients: Emerging Recommendations From ASAIO-a Living Working Document.
Rajagopal K, Keller SP, Akkanti B, et al.
Circ Heart Fail
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 02
32357074
Evidence Based Guideline Consensus statement: Safe Airway Society principles of airway management and tracheal intubation specific to the COVID-19 adult patient group.
Brewster DJ, Chrimes N, Do TB, et al.
Med J Aust
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 02
32356900
Review Respiratory Sampling for SARS-CoV-2 - An Overview.
See A, Toh ST
Head Neck
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 02
32357381
Review Addressing multiple gastroenterological aspects of COVID-19.
Eder P, Lodyga M, Dobrowolska A, et al.
Pol Arch Intern Med
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 02
32356641
Prognosis Outcomes of COVID-19 in 79 patients with IBD in Italy: an IG-IBD study.
Bezzio C, Saibeni S, Variola A, et al.
Gut
Prospective data collection on 79 IBD patients followed by 24 IBD sites in Italy; not all patients confirmed to have COVID-19; patients were at different points in disease progression
Reviewed: May 02
32354990
Evidence Based Guideline UK neurology response to the COVID-19 crisis.
Mummery CJ, Kipps CM
Clin Med (Lond)
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 02
32354732
Evidence Based Guideline Guidance for the care of neuromuscular patients during the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak from the French Rare Health Care for Neuromuscular Diseases Network.
Sole G, Salort-Campana E, Pereon Y, et al.
Rev Neurol (Paris)
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 02
32354651
Prognosis Clinical course and outcome of 107 patients infected with the novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, discharged from two hospitals in Wuhan, China.
Wang D, Yin Y, Hu C, et al.
Crit Care
107 patients discharged from 2 sites in China
Reviewed: May 02
32354360
Evidence Based Guideline Systemic sclerosis and the COVID-19 pandemic: World Scleroderma Foundation preliminary advice for patient management.
Matucci-Cerinic M, Bruni C, Allanore Y, et al.
Ann Rheum Dis
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 01
32349982
Prognosis Venous and arterial thromboembolic complications in COVID-19 patients admitted to an academic hospital in Milan, Italy.
Lodigiani C, Iapichino G, Carenzo L, et al.
Thromb Res
388 consecutive hospitalized patients admitted at a single site in Italy
Reviewed: May 01
32353746
Review Do we know the diagnostic properties of the tests used in COVID-19? A rapid review of recently published literature.
Bachelet VC
Medwave
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 01
32353857
Prognosis Coronavirus disease 2019 in pregnancy.
Qiancheng X, Jian S, Lingling P, et al.
Int J Infect Dis
82 pregnant women hospitalized at a single site in China
Reviewed: May 01
32353549
Review COVID-19 pandemic and personal protective equipment shortage: protective efficacy comparing masks and scientific methods for respirator reuse.
Boskoski I, Gallo C, Wallace MB, et al.
Gastrointest Endosc
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 01
32353457
Review COVID-19 and the cardiovascular system: implications for risk assessment, diagnosis, and treatment options.
Guzik TJ, Mohiddin SA, Dimarco A, et al.
Cardiovasc Res
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 01
32352535
Review Gastrointestinal Infection Could Be New Focus for Coronavirus Diagnosis.
Cipriano M, Ruberti E, Giacalone A
Cureus
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 01
32351807
Prognosis Analysis of vaginal delivery outcomes among pregnant women in Wuhan, China during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Liao J, He X, Gong Q, et al.
Int J Gynaecol Obstet
10 hospitalized women with clinical diagnosis of COVID-19 who had a vaginal delivery during admission at a single site in China
Reviewed: May 01
32350871
Evidence Based Guideline Recommendations for the organization of electrophysiology and cardiac pacing services during the COVID-19 pandemic : Latin American Heart Rhythm Society (LAHRS) in collaboration with: Colombian College Of Electrophysiology, Argentinian Society of Cardiac Electrophysiology (SADEC), Brazilian Society Of Cardiac Arrhythmias (SOBRAC), Mexican Society Of Cardiac Electrophysiology (SOMEEC).
Saenz LC, Miranda A, Speranza R, et al.
J Interv Card Electrophysiol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 01
32350745
Treatment Effective treatment of severe COVID-19 patients with tocilizumab.
Xu X, Han M, Li T, et al.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: May 01
32350134
Review Novel Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in newborns and infants: what we know so far.
De Rose DU, Piersigilli F, Ronchetti MP, et al.
Ital J Pediatr
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: May 01
32349772
Evidence Based Guideline Chapter of Gastroenterologists professional guidance for management of patients with liver disease in Singapore during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Chang JPE, Wong YJ, Yang WL, et al.
Singapore Med J
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Apr 30
32349198
Evidence Based Guideline American College of Rheumatology Guidance for the Management of Adult Patients with Rheumatic Disease During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Mikuls TR, Johnson SR, Fraenkel L, et al.
Arthritis Rheumatol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Apr 30
32349183
Evidence Based Guideline What face mask for what use in the context of COVID-19 pandemic? The French guidelines.
Lepelletier D, Grandbastien B, Romano-Bertrand S, et al.
J Hosp Infect
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Apr 30
32348833
Evidence Based Guideline Procedural Precautions and Personal Protective Equipment during Head and Neck Instrumentation in the COVID-19 Era.
Panuganti BA, Pang J, Califano J, et al.
Head Neck
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Apr 30
32348594
Evidence Based Guideline Bronchoscopy, Laryngoscopy and Esophagoscopy during the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Reddy PD, Nguyen SA, Deschler D
Head Neck
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Apr 30
32348600
Review Review Article: Prevention, Diagnosis and Management of COVID-19 in the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patient.
Al-Ani A, Prentice R, Rentsch C, et al.
Aliment Pharmacol Ther
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Apr 30
32348598
Review COVID-19 diagnosis and management: a comprehensive review.
Pascarella G, Strumia A, Piliego C, et al.
J Intern Med
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Apr 30
32348588
Evidence Based Guideline Development of clinical care guidelines for faculty and residents in the era of COVID-19.
Park JS, El-Sayed IH, Young VN, et al.
Head Neck
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Apr 30
32348581
Treatment Effect of Convalescent Plasma Therapy on Viral Shedding and Survival in COVID-19 Patients.
Zeng QL, Yu ZJ, Gou JJ, et al.
J Infect Dis
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Apr 30
32348485
Evidence Based Guideline Skull base surgery during the Covid-19 pandemic: The Italian skull base society recommendations.
Castelnuovo P, Turri-Zanoni M, Karligkiotis A, et al.
Int Forum Allergy Rhinol
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Apr 30
32348025
Treatment The Effect of Chloroquine, Hydroxychloroquine and Azithromycin on the Corrected QT Interval in Patients with SARS-CoV-2 Infection.
Saleh M, Gabriels J, Chang D, et al.
Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Apr 30
32347743
Diagnosis Serological assays for severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), March 2020.
Perera RA, Mok CK, Tsang OT, et al.
Euro Surveill
Patients known to have the disease at the beginning of the study
Reviewed: Apr 30
32347204
Treatment Experimental Treatment with Favipiravir for COVID-19: An Open-Label Control Study.
Cai Q, Yang M, Liu D, et al.
Engineering (Beijing)
Not a randomized controlled trial
Reviewed: Apr 30
32346491
Review The COVID-19 Pandemic: A Comprehensive Review of Taxonomy, Genetics, Epidemiology, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Control.
Helmy YA, Fawzy M, Elaswad A, et al.
J Clin Med
Not a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Apr 30
32344679
Evidence Based Guideline Tracheotomy in the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic.
Skoog H, Withrow K, Jeyarajan H, et al.
Head Neck
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Apr 30
32342565
Evidence Based Guideline Management of Lung Nodules and Lung Cancer Screening During the COVID-19 Pandemic: CHEST Expert Panel Report.
Mazzone PJ, Gould MK, Arenberg DA, et al.
Chest
Not based on a s​ystematic review
Reviewed: Apr 30
32335067
Evidence Based Guideline COVID-19 coronavirus: recommended personal protective equipment for the orthopaedic and trauma surgeon.
Hirschmann MT, Hart A, Henckel J, et al.
Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc
Did not report search results (number of studies); Strength of evidence for recommendations were not reported
Reviewed: Apr 29
32342138
Evidence Based Guideline Neuraxial anaesthesia and peripheral nerve blocks during the COVID-19 pandemic: a literature review and practice recommendations.
Uppal V, Sondekoppam RV, Landau R, et al.
Anaesthesia
Strength of evidence for recommendation not reported
Reviewed: Apr 29
32344456
Prognosis