A Literature Review of Prone Position in Non-intubated Patients with COVID-19 as a Useful Maneuver to Avoid Mechanical Ventilation

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has a wide variety of symptoms, from asymptomatic to acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS). The prone position is commonly used in ARDS patients on mechanical ventilation, and its benefits have been identified. The prone position in an awake patient differs from the prone position in a patient who is receiving intrusive […]

Oral Cavity – A Potential Repository for Early Detection of SARS-CoV-2 Infection in Asymptomatic Carriers

The new Corona Virus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) epidemic has become a worldwide health emergency. The early diagnosis and successful isolation of patients is the key cause of concern among the health authorities, as the present influenza is very close to the old common flu in its initial clinical appearance. Real Time Reverse Transcription Polymerase Chain […]