Week in Review: Dangerous Cardiovascular Complications of COVID-19

Top news of the week from Pharmacy Times®.

Top news of the week from Pharmacy Times®.

5. Dangerous Cardiovascular Complications of COVID-19

According to a study, more attention has been paid to the pulmonary complications of COVID-19, with less attention being paid to the cardiovascular complications that can result in death or impairment. Read more.

4. PharmD Students Cope With Transitions in the Wake of the COVID-19 Pandemic

Final year PharmD students faced challenges and concerns about completing their education and on-time graduation in the unanticipated wake of COVID-19, which increased their own risk of exposure. Read more.

3. Maximizing Cognitive Function, Wellbeing During COVID-19

According to Psychology Today, there are a number of ways that individuals can continue to promote emotional and brain health while developing brain-healthy habits in the process. Read more.

2. Researchers Publish Recommendations for Limiting Interactions with Hospitalized Patients with COVID-19, Diabetes

If left untreated, the authors noted that hyperglycemia alters leukocyte function and increases the virulence of some pathogens, thereby increasing the risk for infections. Read more.

1. ISMP Warns of Medication Safety Issues with Critical Care Drug Products

The Institute for Safe Medication Practices has issued an alert about potential safety issues with critical care drug products being introduced in the United States to help ease shortages due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Read here.