COVID-19 and Children: Understanding the science of SARS-CoV-2 infection in infants, children, teens

July 6, 2020

This article from March 31, 2020 summarizes current knowledge on the effect of COVID-19 on children. Drawing on research conducted so far on this group, the article highlights infection rates, risk factors and modes of transmission, as well as what is not known so far. A useful introduction for first responders on what to look for when dealing with potential paediatric patients.


Get us to the finish line of completing a 90-bed hospital for Government of Karnataka

Swasti is setting up a 90 bed modular hospital within the Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Chest Diseases, which will function as part of the existing Institute. This facility will be used for care provision for COVID in the coming year and in future will provide care for people who come to this facility; it is right next to 2 other Govt. hospitals (NIMHANS and Sanjay Gandhi Trauma Centre)
Authored by Alice McCarthy for Harvard Medical School. Photo by Yaoinlove.

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