TT HealthWatch - Friday, January 21, 2022
This week's topics include subcutaneous antibodies for COVID-19, use of monoclonal antibodies against COVID-19 in various ethnic and racial groups, treatment of displaced wrist fractures, and deaths due to antimicrobial resistance.
0:38 Subcutaneous administration of antibodies for COVID-19
1:38 Infected but asymptomatic
2:37 High enough to neutralize virus
3:25 Racial and ethnic disparities in use of monoclonals for COVID-19
4:25 Versus inpatient treatment with other agents
5:26 Have a primary care provider?
6:18 Treatment of wrist fracture that's displaced
7:20 No difference in treatments in pain, function
8:15 Deaths due to bacterial antimicrobial resistance
9:15 Percentage of resistant organisms
10:23 Only one have a vaccine