COVID-19

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Remdesivir showing success in combating COVID-19

April 30, 2020

Early results of a COVID-19 treatment study being conducted in San Antonio shows a faster recovery time and fewer deaths for patients.



KENS 5 Medical Minute: Safety tips for groceries and food delivery

April 30, 2020

Fred Campbell, MD, an internal medicine physician and associate professor of medicine at UT Health San Antonio, gives tips on how to stay safe while grocery shopping and ordering food during the COVID-19 pandemic. Medical Minute is a collaboration between UT Health San Antonio and KENS 5.


COVID-19 drive-through

Hyundai Hope on Wheels makes more COVID-19 testing possible

April 23, 2020

The $100,000 gift will support on-campus COVID-19 testing.



Heart

Researchers aim at the heart of COVID-19 cardiac damage

April 20, 2020

To understand and prevent COVID-19-induced heart disease, researchers will follow recovered patients.




Taking the lead on transitioning out of social distancing

April 17, 2020

Dr. Barbara Taylor, Infectious Diseases, is leading the COVID-19 Health Transition Team.



Doctor holding oxygen over patients in ICU/Emergency Room

Collaborating to produce low-cost ventilators

April 17, 2020

This new type of ventilator made of inexpensive, widely available materials can help fill the demand created by the spread of COVID-19.