3/ Our current dashboard is below. We’ve now offered vaccine to 99% of those in Phase 1A. 77% have received first dose, and 17% have received 2nd dose. 83% of our highest priority group (subgroup a) have been vaccinated; 56% have already received shot #2. https://t.co/DzLV4sbTEL
"More than 330,000 doses from this lot have been distributed to 287 providers across the state.
The shipments arrived in California between Jan. 5 and 12.
The state has not been notified of any other cluster or individual events related to this lot." https://t.co/fMx8D5lZor
CDPH Press Release 1/17/21, CA State Epidemiologist Dr. Erica S. Pan issued a statement recommending providers pause the administration of lot 41L20A of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine due to possible allergic reactions that are under investigation. READ MORE https://t.co/mjw4mbnvRk
It can be done.
Learn from @FoxChaseCancer, JVCI, @uwsmph JVCI @_monumenthealth
"Overall the reported percentage of racial & ethnic minority patient populations accrued in cancer trials for all 8 centers ranged from 10% to 40% within this time period, noted the study authors." https://t.co/T7UubWgwxv
Catching up late...great talk on CRC survivorship.
I love recommending resistance exercise for my patients, particularly females - its safe, low impact, low cost, & convenient 💪💪💪
"But the best way to persuade people to behave safely usually involves telling them the truth.
“Not being completely open because you want to achieve some sort of behavioral public health goal — people will see through that eventually,” Richterman said."
Quite a good summary of the January 14 2021 Project Warp Speed Briefing from @CSMNGhttps://t.co/W3e8p5fwRd
Video with transcript
Dr. Azar estimated Phase 1a completion by the end of this week (Including LTH residents/staff).
THEN open up to over 65.
more Health Care Workers start getting
their 2nd shots of COVID vaccine this week-
some people may need a day off (or just help lifting heavy objects if they have a sore arm).
Younger people w/ strong immune systems may have stronger reaction than those older. https://t.co/m8xPLhYUbW
What I tell patients getting pelvic RT:
-Males: risk of infertility 10-20%, surgery can cause erectile dysfunction. Sperm bank if ? kids. Do before RT & chemo.
-Females (pre-meno): risk of infertility is ~100%. Unfortunately egg harvesting/embryo prep more involved.