Acta Medica Philippina | [UPDATED] Special Issue on Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)



The  Special Issue of Acta Medica Philippina  on Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)  is now available online ( )
The following new articles are included  in the Special Issue  (as of 20 August 2020):

Should Mesenchymal Stem Cell Therapy be used in the treatment of COVID-19?

Use of Renin-Angiotensin System Antagonists in Patients with Hypertension and COVID-19 Infection: A Rapid Review and Meta-analysis

Is high-flow nasal cannula oxygenation more effective than noninvasive ventilation or conventional oxygen therapy in treating acute hypoxemic respiratory failure in COVID-19 patients?

Which dialysis method should be used for patients with COVID-19?

Rapid Evidence Reviews for the Philippine COVID-19 Crisis
What are the effective methods of decontaminating N95 mask for reuse?
Should IgM/IgG rapid test kit be used in the diagnosis of COVID-19?

Should laboratory markers be used for early prediction of severe and possibly fatal COVID-19?

Should Vitamin C/Ascorbic Acid infusion be used in the treatment of COVID-19?

Should Colchicine be used in the treatment of COVID-19?

Should Hydroxychloroquine (HCQ) or Chloroquine (CQ) be used in the treatment of COVID-19?

Present Working Impression: Perspectives of Internal Medicine Resident Physicians in a COVID-19 Referral Hospital in Manila, Philippines

Should virgin coconut oil be used in the adjunctive treatment of COVID-19?
What is the Second Sedative Agent to Add to Dexmedetomidine for Sedation of COVID-19 Patients? 
Should sanitation tents be used for prevention of COVID-19 transmission?   
Should anticoagulation be used in the treatment of severe COVID-19?  
Should Lopinavir/Ritonavir combination be used in the treatment of COVID-19?
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