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TT HealthWatch - Friday, January 15, 2021

This week's topics include treatment for methamphetamine use disorder, symptoms six months after hospitalization for COVID-19, saliva versus nasopharyngeal swabs for COVID-19 diagnosis and antibodies against variants of SARS-CoV2.

0:48 Persistent symptoms following hospitalization for COVID-19
1:48 Lung problems seen
2:48 Give us opportunity to continue follow up
3:11 Saliva versus nasopharyngeal swab for COVID-19
4:15 Almost eight percentage points lower with saliva
5:15 Could be a false negative
6:18 Bring up secretions from respiratory tract
7:15 Antibodies to variant of SARS-CoV2 from vaccination
8:17 Laboratory generated variant
9:15 mRNA technology can be rapidly adjusted
9:36 Methamphetamine use disorder
10:36 First stage half treated
11:36 Stimulant-like medicine
12:27 It's a 12-week study
13:08 End

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