SARS-CoV-2 antibodies more prevalent in African American, Hispanic HCWs

Researchers reported that African American and Hispanic health care workers were more likely to test positive for SARS-CoV-2 antibodies than non-Hispanic white health care workers.They also said that community factors have a major role in SARS-CoV-2 exposure among health care workers, highlighting the “importance of exposure sources beyond the workplace.”Joseph E. Ebinger, MD, director of…

VIDEO: ‘See EoE’ raises awareness of disease diagnosis

In this video exclusive, Mena Boules, MD, medical director of Takeda Pharmaceuticals, discussed the program See EoE, which was designed to raise awareness of eosinophilic esophagitis among physicians.Takeda recently launched the program to educate health care providers about signs of EoE, importance of evaluating symptoms, histopathology and endoscopic findings for diagnosis.“When you go to the…