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TT HealthWatch - Friday, May 29, 2020

This week's topics include remdesivir results, hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine in COVID-19, transmission of Sars-CoV2 on a cruise ship, and cloth mask use.

0:31 Remdesivir study
1:32 Quite a few discontinuations
2:31 Preliminary results
3:30 Results modest at best
4:22 Hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine with or without antibiotics
5:22 Any antimalarial had increased risk of cardiac arrhythmia
6:23 Maybe not effective because it was given late
6:45 Cloth mask use
7:43 Layers of cloth add efficiency
8:45 How much does it filter coming out?
9:25 COVID-19 on a cruise ship
10:25 A week in one passenger developed a fever
11:25 May not develop symptoms
12:40 End

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