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JAMA Network - This study used an online survey to assess how psychological distress has changed over the course of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic from...

  • Reported prevalence of serious psychological distress among US adults during the #COVID19 #pandemic was 13.6% in April 2020 and 13% in July 2020 https://t.co/4rgmPLbRZd

Effect of Nebulized Magnesium vs Placebo Added to Albuterol Among Children With Refractory Acute Asthma

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JAMA Network - This randomized trial compares the effect of nebulized magnesium vs placebo added to albuterol on hospitalization at 24 hours of children with acute asthma...

  • This RCT found that nebulized magnesium does not decrease hospitalization for children with refractory acute asthma in the emergency department, compared to albuterol or placebo https://t.co/9NjgPztY6V @sickkids #VisualAbstract

Hand Hygiene Gaps Identified

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JAMA Network - Hand washing or using an alcohol-based hand sanitizer after touching shopping carts, gas pumps, automated teller machines, and other frequently touched surfaces is a...

  • Hand washing or using an alcohol-based sanitizer after using shopping carts, gas pumps, ATMs, etc. is a key strategy of @CDCgov’s recommendations to prevent #COVID19; 2 surveys in @CDCMMWR found serious gaps in hand hygiene practices by race, age, & sex https://t.co/Amg3cjNZ2l

Association of Physical Activity Intensity With Mortality

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JAMA Network - This cohort study uses data from the National Health Interview Survey to examine the association of the proportion of vigorous physical activity to total...

Wearing a Mask Can Protect Against Coronavirus Disease 2019 for the Wearer as Well as Others, The CDC Says

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JAMA Network - People who wear multilayer cloth masks protect not only the people they encounter from severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) but also themselves,...

FDA Expands Food Safety Collaboration With Mexico

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JAMA Network - Building on a partnership signed in 2014, the FDA and its counterparts in Mexico have agreed to expand collaborative food safety efforts to cover...

  • The @US_FDA and its Mexican counterpart have agreed to expand collaborative food safety efforts to cover all human food that crosses the border, not just produce. They will adapt new technologies to prevent and trace foodborne illness outbreaks https://t.co/zTttIAWkUj

Patient Information: High-risk Groups for Influenza Complications

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JAMA Network - This JAMA Patient Page describes the groups of people who are at high risk of complications from influenza infection, how to reduce risk through...

  • From @JAMA_Current: JAMA Patient Page: the groups of people who are at high risk of complications from #influenza infection, how to reduce risk through vaccination, and steps high-risk people should take if they develop influenza symptoms https://t.co/sQin8UeOds

Autonomy in Operative Procedures Among Female and Male New Zealand General Surgery Trainees

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JAMA Network - This cohort study investigates the association between trainee sex and surgical autonomy in the operating room in the New Zealand general surgery training...

Study Aims to Identify Drugs That Could Be Repurposed for COVID-19

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JAMA Network - The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) recently launched a study to determine whether drugs that are already approved or in the...

  • The @NIAIDNews launched a study to see if approved drugs or those in the late stage of development merit testing in larger trials as #COVID19 treatments, “an efficient way of finding promising treatments & eliminating those that are not,” said Dr. Fauci https://t.co/2RQq7bIMKy

Nutritional Analysis of Foods and Beverages Depicted in Top-Grossing US Movies, 1994-2018

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JAMA Network - This qualitative study compares nutritional content depicted in the 250 top-grossing US movies from 1994 to 2018 with established nutrition rating systems, dietary recommendations,...