AJMC® in the Press, March 20, 2020

March 20, 2020

Coverage of our peer-reviewed research and news reporting in the healthcare and mainstream press.

A piece on MEAWW.com, titled “Coronavirus pandemic: People with heart disease, diabetes have worst outcomes, should remain alert,” referenced a recent article published on AJMC.com, the website of The American Journal of Managed Care® (AJMC®). The article, “How Vulnerable Are Patients With Cardiovascular Disease to COVID-19, Flu Complications?,” indicated that while patients with cardiovascular disease are especially vulnerable to respiratory infections, uncertainty remains regarding just what damage COVID-19 can cause in these patients.

An article by Anchorage Daily News cited a piece published on AJMC.com in May 2019, “Violence Against Healthcare Workers: A Rising Epidemic.” The article noted that more attention needs to be brought to increasing rates of violence against employees in the field of healthcare, as 75% of nearly 25,000 workplace assaults occur annually in healthcare setting.

An article from AJMC®’s sister site, The Center for Biosimilars®, was featured in the March 18, 2019, daily regulatory news and intelligence briefing from Regulatory Focus. The article, “FDA Overseas Inspection Policy Is Concerning, Says Biosimilars Patent Attorney,” was included in the section Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology.