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Tocilizumab in patients admitted to hospital with COVID-19 (RECOVERY): a randomised, controlled, open-label, platform trial
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In hospitalised COVID-19 patients with hypoxia and systemic inflammation, tocilizumab improved survival and other clinical outcomes, seen regardless of the amount of respiratory support and were additional to the benefits of systemic corticosteroids. Expand
Azithromycin in patients admitted to hospital with COVID-19 (RECOVERY): a randomised, controlled, open-label, platform trial
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In patients admitted to hospital with COVID-19, azithromycin did not improve survival or other prespecified clinical outcomes and should be restricted to patients in whom there is a clear antimicrobial indication. Expand
Mirrors for Princes and Sultans: Advice on the Art of Governance in the Medieval Christian and Islamic Worlds
When did European modes of political thought diverge from those that existed in other world regions? We compare Muslim and Christian political advice texts from the medieval period using automatedExpand
Convalescent plasma in patients admitted to hospital with COVID-19 (RECOVERY): a randomised controlled, open-label, platform trial
TLDR
In patients hospitalised with COVID-19, high-titre convalescent plasma did not improve survival or other prespecified clinical outcomes. Expand
Political realism and moral corruption
Political realism is frequently criticised as a theoretical tradition that amounts to little more than a rationalisation of the status quo and an apology for power. This paper responds to thisExpand
An overview of Khayelitsha: implications for health policy and planning.
TLDR
The Health Systems Division of the Centre for Epidemiological Research for Medical Research Council strongly encourages the rapid creation of a single health authority for Khayelitsha because no comprehensive picture of this settlement exists thus making it difficult to plan health service needs. Expand
Political realism and the realist ‘Tradition’
Abstract Appeals to a ‘tradition’ stretching back to Thucydides have been central to the recent emergence of realism in political theory. This article asks what work these appeals to tradition areExpand
Political Realism in Apocalyptic Times
From climate change to nuclear war to the rise of demagogic populists, our world is shaped by doomsday expectations. In this path-breaking book, Alison McQueen shows why three of history's greatestExpand
Salutary Fear? Hans Morgenthau and the Politics of Existential Crisis
  • A. Mcqueen
  • Political Science
  • American Political Thought
  • 1 January 2017
What role, if any, should fear play in the politics of existential crises like nuclear catastrophe and global climate change? This paper considers why the postwar thinker Hans Morgenthau set asideExpand
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