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Create a Civilian Medical Reserve Corps

According to a recent NY Times opinion piece, epidemiological models suggest that by late April we could have millions of Americans infected, and the danger is that people with other ailments die for want of care in the chaos.

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When a Conservative Agrees With Al Sharpton about Emergency Care

I never imagined in my wildest dreams that I, a relatively conservative Midwestern Emergency Physician, would see the day where I agreed with something Al Sharpton said in his recent correspondence to the Congressional Black Caucus.

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Coronavirus Mortality Reality Check

The best available global data continue to paint a largely reassuring picture of coronavirus mortality for most of us and our loved ones. I will return to that, COVID-19, and such comfort as I can render amidst this upheaval, momentarily.

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How Should We Be Reacting to the Coronavirus Pandemic?

No one will know for sure the best responses to the COVID-19 pandemic until after it's all over, and we look back and second guess ourselves.

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Coronavirus Mortality: What's the Denominator?

How lethal is the coronavirus, compared to, say, the flu?

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Coronavirus: Important Lessons to Consider

The Coronavirus is creating havoc around the world and many are wondering whether and what kinds of lasting effects it will have on how we work, live, play and spend once it runs its course.