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Friday, September 18, 2020
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For some coronavirus patients, the inflammatory response called myocarditis may have lasting effects on heart health. 

News Releases

COVID-19 testing at a homeless shelter
September 15, 2020

Lessons from coronavirus surveillance at homeless shelters

Results suggest a need to routinely test homeless populations, including those who are asymptomatic, in non-clinic settings.

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September 15, 2020

Can digital devices help detect flu, COVID-19 infection?

UW Medicine will examine whether changes in biosignals from the Apple Watch can point up early signs of acute respiratory infection.

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September 14, 2020

An effective way to increase capacity for mental health

A study published in the Annals of Family Medicine reports new benefits of a collaborative care model with telepsychiatry.