WHO stops HCQ trials in COVID-19 patients

WHO stops HCQ trials in COVID-19 patients

Data from a UK-led clinical trial known as the Recovery trial found last week that the anti-malaria drug showed no benefit for patients with COVID-19 Reuters Last Updated: June 18, 2020 | 12:20 IST The World Health Organization said on Wednesday that testing of the...
28 new cases reported, Beijing scales up testing

28 new cases reported, Beijing scales up testing

China has reported 28 new confirmed coronavirus cases, including 24 in Beijing, taking the total number of infections in the last few days to 161 as the capital city ramped up testing 3.56 lakh residents and cancelling hundreds of flights to stem the spread of the...
WHO says more understanding needed on dexamethasone

WHO says more understanding needed on dexamethasone

On Tuesday, when the British researchers announced their findings, the department of health said the dexamethasone had been approved to treat all hospitalized COVID-19 patients, effectively immediately It’s one of the breakthroughs we’re going to need to...