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Plateau Ahead?

September 17, 2021

For first time in a while, six of seven COVID indicators for Tri-county go green. But are we headed for the kind of plateau seen elsewhere?

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COVID Drug Trial

September 17, 2021

A clinical trial is enrolling people with mild COVID-19 to see if any of three existing drugs work against the disease.

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100% Delta

September 16, 2021

The Delta variant showed up in every single COVID sample in latest sequencing run at MUSC. What does that mean for future?

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COVID Survivor

September 16, 2021

After seeing what his son went through in the hospital, a South Carolina father got his first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.

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Will It Last?

September 09, 2021

“My gut tells me we’re at the peak” in Tri-county, scientist says, but worries school infections have potential to turn that around.

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Breakthrough Infections

September 08, 2021

New MUSC Health data shows rate of COVID breakthrough infections slowly rising as doctor points to need for more info on booster shots.

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NTM Lung Disease

September 07, 2021

Older patients with nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease are hospitalized sooner and more often than their counterparts without the disease.

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Monoclonal Antibodies

September 03, 2021

MUSC Health opened a new monoclonal antibody infusion site in West Ashley to treat patients during the Delta-driven COVID-19 surge.

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Preventing Stroke

September 01, 2021

MUSC neurologist will co-lead the CAPTIVA trial, which will enroll 1,683 participants with a narrowed brain artery across 115 U.S. sites.

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School Surge

August 30, 2021

If families can change their behavior for about two months, they may be able to head off the prospect of more Delta-driven school closings, expert says.

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