Libyan Journal of Medical Sciences

: 2020  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 43--48

COVID-19 news and views

Khalid Farooqui1, Adeel Ahmad Khan1, Abdel-Naser Elzouki2 
1 Department of Medicine, Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha, Qatar
2 Department of Medicine, Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha; Weill Cornell Medical College-, Qatar

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Khalid Farooqui
Department of Medicine, Al Khor Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha

The outbreak of Corona Virus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in December 2019 has spread around the world and become a global pandemic. It belongs to Beta coronavirus which also contains SARS-CoV and Middle East respiratory syndrome CoV (MERS-CoV). There are lots of new studies coming up with update in pathophysiology, clinical manifestation, diagnostic tools, and newer medications and its action along with ongoing clinical trials. We are presenting a fast review about the COVID-19 from origin of the virus to the latest updates in management, so that physicians and health care providers across the globe can review latest news and views about the COVID-19 till date which can help in understanding the diagnosis and management of disease in this challenging time.

How to cite this article:
Farooqui K, Khan AA, Elzouki AN. COVID-19 news and views.Libyan J Med Sci 2020;4:43-48

How to cite this URL:
Farooqui K, Khan AA, Elzouki AN. COVID-19 news and views. Libyan J Med Sci [serial online] 2020 [cited 2022 Oct 5 ];4:43-48
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