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COVID-19

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Transmission electron microscopic image of an isolate from the first US case of COVID-19. The spherical viral particles, colorized blue, contain cross-sections through the viral genome, seen as black dots. (Photo credit: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/Hannah A Bullock, Azaibi Tamin)

Original Research

Utilization and Results of Repeat SARS-CoV-2 RT-PCR Testing in a Presumptive Low Prevalence Population
S. Krisztian Kovacs, MD; Jill Palmer, MT(ASCP); Derrick J. Chen, MD; William Rehrauer, PhD; David T. Yang, MD
Published online ahead of print August 17, 2020.

Changes in Alcohol Use Patterns in the United States During COVID-19 Pandemic
Nicole Boschuetz, MD; Shanna Cheng, MD; Ling Mei, MD; Veronica M. Loy, DO
Published online ahead of print July 20, 2020.

Investigating the Trajectory of the COVID-19 Outbreak in Milwaukee County and Projected Effects of Relaxed Distancing
Amin Bemanian, PhD; Kwang Woo Ahn, PhD; Mallory O’Brien, PhD, MS; Darren J. Rausch, MS; Benjamin Weston, MD, MPH; Kirsten M. M. Beyer, PhD, MPH, MS
WMJ. 2020;119(2):84-90.

Brief Report

COVID-19 Experience in a Wisconsin Academic Medical Center
Julie M. Kolinski, MD; Sakthi K. Sundararajan, MD; Sheila Swartz, MD; Kavita V. Naik, MD; Navdeep Gupta, MD
Published online ahead of print July 20, 2020.

Commentaries

The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Medical Student Education in Wisconsin
William J. Hueston, MD; Elizabeth M. Petty, MD
WMJ. 2020;119(2):80-82.

COVID-19 Poses Challenges to Immigrant Physicians in the United States
Sonal Chandratre, MD; Aamod Soman, MD
WMJ. 2020;119(2):77-78.

Hearing the Call of Duty: What We Must Do to Allow Medical Students to Respond to the COVID-19 Pandemic
Adina L. Kalet, MD, MPH; Fabrice Jotterand, PhD, MA; Martin Muntz, MD; Bipin Thapa, MD, MS; Bruce Campbell, MD
WMJ. 2020;119(1):6-7.

The Year Sports Died
Ryan J. Wagner, DO
Published online ahead of print July 20, 2020.