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Vidya Krishnan, of the School of Medicine, explains how medical personnel continue to adapt new methods of treating COVID patients

A day on the coronavirus floor with MetroHealth doctors and nurses Vidya Krishnan, associate professor in the School of Medicine, spoke about the developing systems of of precautions followed by medical personnel working with COVID patients. “I find myself constantly telling the residents ‘Pre-COVID era, we would do this; COVID-era, we do this,’” said Krishnan, who also commented on the ever-updating list of symptoms and patient trajectories: “(There’s) a constant need to be up-to-date on emerging literature, (we need to) sift through what’s immediately clinically relevant, how is it immediately going to change management of these patients.”