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Cardiology Management

Needles or Fangs? COVID-19 Vaccine at Dracula’s Castle

2021 11 May

A COVID-19 vaccine centre has been set up at Dracula's castle in Transylvania. Healthcare professionals with fang stickers on their scrubs are providing Pfizer shots to everyone who visits Bran Castle in central Romania. The goal of operating a vaccination clinic on this site is to encourage Romanians to get the vaccine.    Compared to global numbers,... Read more

IMAGING Management

Mea Culpa, Yours Angela M

2021 25 Mar

In a sudden turnabout, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, announced on Wednesday that the country will not go into a strict lockdown over Easter in order to try and break a third Covid-19 wave. After a backlash from the weary public, the Chancellor withdrew the measure.   A new lockdown would have meant that all stores, including food and essentials,... Read more

Executive Health Management

EU Regulator says “Yes” to Johnson & Johnson One-shot Vaccine

2021 11 Mar

The European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) announced today that the single dose Covid-19 vaccine has been approved for use in individuals 18 years of age and older in the European Union.   Developed by the Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) in Belgium and the Netherlands, this vaccine is the fourth to be approved by the EMA.... Read more

Executive Health Management

IBM & Moderna Collaborate for Better COVID-19 Vaccine Management

2021 05 Mar

The vaccine manufacturer Moderna and IBM, a technology company, will work together on implementation of technologies such as artificial intelligence, blockchain and hybrid cloud, to improve COVID-19 vaccine management in the U.S.   You might also like: An interview with European and U.S. e xperts about the need for global... Read more

Cardiology Management

The Vaccination Nightmare: Delay, Skip, One-Dose, Two-Dose ..... !

2021 02 Mar

People across the world heaved a sigh of relief when the first COVID-19 vaccine was approved. But, as is human nature, happy news is typically followed by debate, controversy, ifs and buts and what-nots. The COVID-19 vaccine is no different. As the distribution of Pfizer-BioNTech and the Moderna vaccines began across the world, so did the debate... Read more