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Doctor Killed in South Carolina Shooting

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Robert Lesslie — the South Carolina physician and author who authorities say was killed, along with three family members and a...

Many EM Docs Have Treated COVID Patients Without Proper PPE

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Many emergency medicine (EM) physicians who responded to a Medscape survey...

Risks Posed by COVID-19-Infected Bodies Remain Unclear

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. As the coronavirus death toll has risen around the world, it...

With Life in the Balance, a Pediatric Palliative Program Expands

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. In late March of 2020, when it became clear that hospitals...

Two Digital Tributes and a Celebration

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 30, 2020 — The coronavirus may have ushered in the era of social distancing,...

ED Physician at Epicenter of COVID-19 Crisis Lost to Suicide

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. Grief-laden posts are coursing through social media following the suicide on...

Coronavirus Social: Facebook Physician Memorial

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. While Facebook lit a virtual candle in remembrance of physicians who...

Case Counts Scrutinized, Surgeon Sings for Relief

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. Here are the coronavirus stories Medscape’s editors around the globe think...

‘Tsunami of Grief’ to Hit as More Loved Ones Die

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s  Coronavirus Resource Center. When John Pijanowski learned his father was to be taken off a...

COMMENTARY: NYU Med Student Joins COVID Fight: ‘Time to Step Up’

What your doctor is reading on Medscape.com: APRIL 02, 2020 — On the evening of March 24, I got the email. When the bolded...