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Keck Medicine of USC - Archive (COVID-19 Releases)

2020
August
16,
2020
| 11:05 AM America/Los_Angeles
LOS ANGELES — Keck Medicine of USC is enrolling volunteers as part of a multicenter clinical trial sponsored by AstraZeneca to determine if an experimental vaccine known as AZD1222 provides protection against the coronavirus. The trial will also test...
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July
14,
2020
| 07:31 AM America/Los_Angeles
LOS ANGELES — Keck Medicine of USC physicians are enrolling patients as part of an international clinical trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of an antiviral drug, DAS181, as a possible treatment for hospitalized patients with severe COVID-19. ...
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July
01,
2020
| 07:05 AM America/Los_Angeles
  Bottom line: Face coverings are critical for stopping the dramatic surge of COVID-19 cases statewide “In just the last few days, California has seen a steep rise in the number of positive COVID-19 cases, particularly among people ages 18-40. ...
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June
01,
2020
| 19:00 PM America/Los_Angeles
The importance of acknowledging the trauma many Americans experience “During this time when the American public is already mentally stretched thin due to the stresses of COVID-19, the expression of national outrage is a normal and understandable r...
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May
06,
2020
| 13:04 PM America/Los_Angeles
Keck Medicine of USC physicians are launching a clinical trial to evaluate the efficacy and safety of baricitinib, an anti-inflammatory drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration to treat rheumatoid arthritis, as a possible treatment for patie...
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May
04,
2020
| 12:48 PM America/Los_Angeles
Keck Medicine of USC will resume a limited number of medically necessary, time-sensitive surgeries and outpatient procedures at Keck Medical Center of USC, USC Verdugo Hills Hospital (USC-VHH) and select ambulatory locations starting today. These ste...
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May
01,
2020
| 09:41 AM America/Los_Angeles
Keck Medicine of USC and USC have launched a comprehensive program to ease the job stress that Keck Medicine health care workers are experiencing during the coronavirus pandemic. The Care for the Caregiver program offers free housing, comfort ameniti...
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March
25,
2020
| 13:57 PM America/Los_Angeles
 Keck Medicine of USC is asking the community to donate protective gear for health care workers at Keck Medicine hospitals and outpatient clinics so they have the supplies they need to protect themselves and others as they care for patients with COVI...
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March
18,
2020
| 13:55 PM America/Los_Angeles
Keck Medicine of USC has taken many precautions to protect patients and staff in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. In response to the growing number of cases in California, the health system is taking several new measures to combat the virus:  New P...
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March
12,
2020
| 13:45 PM America/Los_Angeles
In response to the COVID-19 outbreak and the rising number of cases in California, Keck Medicine of USC has announced the following precautions to protect staff and patients and reduce the spread of the disease:   Visitors & Patients  All p...
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