Special Issue "COVID-19: Prevention, Diagnosis, Therapy and Follow Up"
A special issue of International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (ISSN 1660-4601). This special issue belongs to the section "Global Health".
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 January 2021).
Interests: HCV; antibiotics; multidrug resistant bacteria
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Interests: endocrinology; epidemiology; preventive medicine; precision medicine; predictive medicine; rare diseases; environmental pollution
Interests: epidemiology; preventive medicine; infectious diseases; indoor pollution; asbestos-related diseases; Radon; air pollution
Covid-19 pandemic is dramatically impacting population and healthcare systems across the world. Many issues concern COVID-19 prevention of the contagion, symptoms, underlying factors or concurrent conditions that can predispose people to the infection, diagnosis and early diagnostic tools, treatment protocols, and follow up of healed people. A lot of emerging evidences have already been published concerning the effect of SARS-COV-2 infection on almost any human organ, and clinical experiences are going everywhere in order to cope with this incredible threat to human health.
This special issue on COVID-19: Prevention, Diagnosis, Therapy and Follow Up is aimed at stimulating clinicians and researchers working in the field of indfectious diseases, virology, epidemiology, preventive medicine and public health, internal medicine, pulmonology, radiology, neurology, cardiology etc. to share their experiences with the scientific community, in the perspective of common advance of knowledge that will lead us out from this health emergency.
Articles addressing exposure to the virus, biological mechanisms, treatment protocols, follow up, as well as epidemiological surveys are solicited: systematic reviews, meta-analyses, original research articles, short articles or commentaries are welcome and expected to add relevant information to the current knowledge.
Dr. Ivan Gentile
Dr. Annamaria Colao
Dr. Prisco Piscitelli
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