COVID-19 Clinical Resources and Pertinent Research
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Resources and Personal Protective Equipment

  1.  Resource Availability and Allocation
    1. Innovative ICU Physician Care Models: COVID-19 Pandemic at NewYork-Presbyterian
    2. Coronavirus Disease 2019 Intermediate Care Units: Containing Escalation of ICUs
    3. Estimating the Maximum Capacity of COVID-19 Cases Manageable Per Day Given a Health Care System’s Constrained Resources
      1. CAIC-RT: COVID-19 Acute and Intensive Care Resource Calculator
    4. SCCM – United States Resource Availability for COVID-19
    5. Planning and Provision of ECMO Services for Severe ARDS in COVID-19
    6. Adult ICU Triage During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic
    7. A National Strategy for Ventilator and ICU Resource Allocation During the COVID-19 Pandemic

  2. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
    1. N95Decon
      1. CDC: Decontamination and Reuse of Filtering Facepiece Respirators
      2. Effective Sterilization and Reuse of N95’s by Heating to 70°C/158°F in Kitchentype oven for 30 min
      3. N95 UV Germicidal Irradiation Process for Decontamination and Reuse
    2. Assessment of N95 Respirator Decontamination and Re-use for SARS-CoV-2
    3. Correlation Between N95 Extended Use and Reuse and Fit Failure in an Emergency Department
        Duckbill N95s have a high failure rate. Failure of dome-shaped masks is associated with increased use.
    4. Recycling of ‘Single Use’ PPE Through Time-Delay or Disinfection Methods
    5. Pneumask: Reusable Full-Face Snorkel Mask PPE Project

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