Online ECHO Clinic | August 12, 2020
Presentation Titles: Clinical Update
In this session, Dr. Jorge Mera, Director of Infectious Diseases for Cherokee Nation Health Services, shares clinical updates on COVID-19.
Jorge Mera, MD, FACP, is the Director of Infectious Diseases for Cherokee Nation Health Service, the largest tribally operated health care system in the United States. He oversees surveillance, policies, and programs to treat and prevent the transmission of COVID-19, sexually transmitted diseases, HIV and HCV.
- Physical distancing, face masks, and eye protection to prevent person-to-person transmission of SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19: a systematic review and meta-analysis (Lancet)
- Recommendations for Tribal Consideration on Abbott ID NOW COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing (USET)
- Face coverings and mask to minimise droplet dispersion and aerosolisation: a video case study
- Duration of Isolation and Precautions for Adults with COVID-19 (CDC)