Modern Healthcare recently released its annual list of the "50 Most Influential Clinical Executives," highlighting clinical leaders who continued to innovate "in the face of unprecedented public health, societal, and financial challenges."
Federal health officials on Monday met with representatives from Pfizer to discuss the potential need for Covid-19 booster shots. Meanwhile, FDA announced it will add a warning label to the Johnson & Johnson's Covid-19 vaccine saying the shot is linked to a rare nerve syndrome, although the agency stressed the vaccine's benefits still outweigh the risks.
Alcohol use disorder has become more common in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic—but research indicates that even when patients disclose their struggles with alcohol use, physicians are often ill equipped to provide treatment.
Throughout the pandemic, many medical anomalies have occurred—including people who are 100 or more years old recovering from Covid-19. Now, scientists are trying to understand whether, and how, certain genes or mutations affect susceptibility to Covid-19.