Coronavirus (COVID-19) Collection
- As of February 2020, the pandemic of Coronavirus-19 disease (Covid-19) in Italy, and particularly in the region of Lombardy, has created the necessity for supporting clinicians in decision making based on the limited data available in the literature (Grasselli et al., 2020). In the current pandemic emergency, increased attention has been given to treating symptoms that cause suffering; the role of palliative care in managing patients with Covid-19 is therefore of great importance (Radbruch et al.
- The World Health Organization (WHO) recently published guidance on adjusting public health and social measures for the next phase of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) response, declaring that there is no evidence that people who have recovered and have antibodies are protected from a second infection (World Health Organization, 2020). Most studies on severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) infection have shown that people who have recovered from COVID-19 have antibodies to the virus.