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Coronavirus Epidemic Update 32: Important Data from South Korea, Can Zinc Help Prevent COVID-19?

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update 32 with pulmonologist & critical care specialist Roger Seheult, MD of https://www.MedCram.com South Korea has tested over 140,000 people for COVID-19 and their data may give the best insight into a more accurate fatality rate, and how quickly the new coronavirus can spread. Dr. Seheult illustrates how this coronavirus actually replicates within […]

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Coronavirus Epidemic Update 29: Testing problems, mutations, COVID-19 in Washington & Iran

Coronavirus Update 29 with pulmonologist Dr. Seheult of https://www.MedCram.com. Topics include COVID-19 testing problems and shortages in the United States, Mutation of SARS-CoV2, Rapid growth of confirmed coronavirus cases in Iran, South Korea, Washington State, among many other places. PLEASE NOTE: This video was recorded on March 3, 2020. Our more recent COVID-19 updates can […]

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Coronavirus Epidemic Update 15: Underreporting, Prevention, 24 Day Incubation? (COVID19)

Coronavirus epidemic update 15 by pulmonologist Dr. Seheult of https://www.MedCram.com. Includes a discussion about underreporting of novel coronavirus infections and deaths, and a case report about a patient with an apparent 24 day incubation period that may indicate a double infection per the WHO (note this article has not been peer-reviewed). Dr. Seheult also reviews […]

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Coronavirus Pandemic Update 39: Rapid COVID-19 Spread with Mild or No Symptoms, More on Treatment

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update 39 with critical care specialist Roger Seheult, MD of https://www.MedCram.com A new model from the peer-reviewed Journal Science predicts that people who had not been diagnosed with COVD-19 were the source of 79% of the reported cases in China… and that 86% of COVID-19 infections. Dr. Seheult also discusses new and limited […]

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Coronavirus Epidemic Update 24: Infections in Italy, Transmissibility, COVID-19 Symptoms

Coronavirus (COVID-19) update 24 with Dr. Seheult of https://www.MedCram.com. Italy is experiencing a coronavirus outbreak, and confirmed cases in South Korea continue to rise. Dr. Seheult discusses these locations and a new article from the peer-reviewed journal JAMA, on the asymptomatic spread of SARS-CoV2 / COVID-19. PLEASE NOTE: This video was recorded on February 24, […]

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CDC now says the coronavirus does not spread easily from touching surfaces or objects

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published new guidelines about COVID-19 transmission. It says the virus is spread mainly from person-to-person contact. And goes on to say the virus does not spread easily from touching infected surfaces or objects. Regardless, the CDC still recommends frequent hand washing. 5 Live is KTLA’s digital-only newscast and […]

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Coronavirus Pandemic Update 58: Testing; Causes of Hypoxemia in COVID-19 (V/Q vs Shunt vs Diffusion)

COVID-19 Update 58 with Roger Seheult, MD of https://www.MedCram.com Two recent antibody testing studies in the United States may give insight into how widespread COVID-19 actually is – which may also mean the fatality rate is lower than initially thought – but there may be problems with the accuracy of using this data in a […]

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Coronavirus Pandemic Update 55: How COVID-19 Infection Attacks The Immune System & Differs From HIV

COVID-19 Update 55 with Roger Seheult, MD of https://www.MedCram.com Dr. Seheult illustrates new findings from Nature (a peer-reviewed journal) about how the SARS-CoV-2 virus may infect T-cells and render them ineffective during COVID 19 infection. A comparison is also made to how HIV infects T-cells with a key difference being that HIV actually utilizes T-cells […]

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Coronavirus Outbreak Update 8: Travel Ban, Spread Outside of China, Quarantine, & MRSA (2/2/2020)

Coronavirus epidemic update by pulmonologist Dr. Seheult of https://www.medcram.com PLEASE NOTE: This video was recorded on February 2, 2020. Our more recent COVID-19 updates can be accessed free at our website https://www.medcram.com/courses/coronavirus-outbreak-symptoms-treatment or here on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLQ_IRFkDInv_zLVFTgXA8tW0Mf1iiuuM_ We’ve produced each COVID-19 video with the best information we could access at the time of recording. Naturally, […]

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Coronavirus Pandemic Update 54: COVID-19 Antibody vs. PCR Testing; When to Relax Social Distancing?

COVID-19 Update 54 with critical care specialist Roger Seheult, MD of https://www.MedCram.com Production of COVID-19 antibody test kits are ramping up – there are over 70 companies producing them. Antibody tests could be one of the keys to eventually easing social distancing restrictions and allowing schools and businesses to re-open. Unfortunately, only one antibody test […]

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