• Study confirms heightened protection from Omicron-associated hospitalizations by COVID boosters

    10 days ago - By News Medical

    In a recent article posted to the medRxiv* preprint server, scientists assessed the efficacy of the primary and boosted regimens of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 vaccinations in preventing SARS-CoV-2 Omicron-linked hospitalizations in the United States .
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  • Cerebrovascular complications of COVID-19 disease in children: A single-center case series

    10 days ago - By Pediatric Neurology

    This work presents a case series of four children diagnosed with severe cerebrovascular disease in association with recent severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 infection, yet no patient from the group met typical diagnostic criteria for Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children. Our aim was to highlight the possible vascular involvement and coagulopathies associated with SARS-CoV-2 infection in the pediatric population. Further data are needed to better understand the pathophysiological basis of this condition in children and to ensure its optimal management.
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