This post will be updated regularly with any new posts or information that I discuss or post. This is a summary of all my posts, reviews, and opinions on COVID-19.

COVID-19 Pathology

COVID-19 Epidemiology

[1] How to Calculate the Case Fatality Rate: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1888160531308862

[2] Why current mortality rates are overestimated? https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1926303877494527

[3] Imperial College Model: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1898883666903215

[4] Temperature & Coronavirus

[5] My response letter to The Lancet Paper claiming that Egypt had 19,000 or 50,000 cases on 6 March: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1897593287032253

COVID-19 Risk Factors & Predictors of Disease Severity

The AI study of 30/3/2020: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1902263886565193

ACE inhibitors and ARBs are safe on Hypertensive patients with COVID-19: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1911822045609377

Summary from my readings: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1880951155363133

COVID-19 Diagnosis

PCR & CT: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1899107120214203

Prevention

Social Distancing & Mobility Restriction: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1891386370986278

Vaccines; Why do they take much time?: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1908770112581237

Vaccines; Why they might not work?: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1869418363183079

COVID-19 Treatments

[1] Mechanical Ventilation

The ONLY evidence-based intervention that reduces the mortality of COVID-19 patients is the MECHANICAL VENTILATION.

Slået op af Ahmed NegidaSøndag den 29. marts 2020

[2] Promising & Futile Agents

(A) Candidate drugs that seem to be PROMISING (based on clinical trial results) are:1- Remdesivir2- Favipiravir3-…

Slået op af Ahmed NegidaSøndag den 5. april 2020

[3] Antimalarial drugs

https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1878976408893941

The French Study [Review 1]: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1884642301660685

The french study [Review 2]: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1926817094109872

The french study [Review 3]: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1926842457440669

Another french study: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1896701533788095

About the author of the french study: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1915354948589420

A second study shows hydroxychloroquine is not effective: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1902787539846161

A third study [unpublished] shows that chloroquine might not be effective: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1923834684408113&set=a.218963768228555&type=3

Possible safety issues with HQ/Q [from the animal study]: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1912575178867397

[4] Kaletra (Lopinavir/Retinovir combination)

هام جدا … تداولنا في الفترة الأخيرة العديد من المعلومات عن الكاليترا و هو خليط من مركبين antivirals هما…

Slået op af Ahmed NegidaOnsdag den 18. marts 2020

[5] Remdesivir

[6] Fraviprivir

https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1920724378052477

Egypt will participate in the clinical trials of Avigan: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=1920335368091378&set=a.218963768228555&type=3

[7] Ivermectin

Why is it too early to judge the Ivermectin? https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1909237262534522

The dosing issue with Ivermectin: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1912487965542785

Other important notes on COVID-19

Pharmacological interactions of candidate COVID-19 drugs: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1880891678702414

Outcome measures & prioritizing COVID-19 treatments: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1899450090179906

Should we use unproven treatments for Coronavirus patients? The ethical and methodological challenges.

The fresh plasma case series; special conditions where we can use the case series as evidence on treatment efficacy: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1910547869070128

The need for success criteria in the current COVID-19 practice: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1916607078464207

Suggested reasons why developed countries have more disease burden than developing countries: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1916989458425969

The scientific research pathway to propose and evaluate a new treatment: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1918367588288156

Additional note on the accelerated FDA approval: https://www.facebook.com/AhmedNegida1995/posts/1918380571620191

Kind Regards,

Dr. Negida