Therapy for Early COVID-19: A Critical Need.

@article{Kim2020TherapyFE,
  title={Therapy for Early COVID-19: A Critical Need.},
  author={Peter S Kim and Sarah W. Read and Anthony S. Fauci},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={2020}
}
While coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is predominantly self-limited, up to 20% of symptomatic individuals will progress to severe or critical disease with clinical manifestations including pneumonia, acute respiratory distress syndrome, multiorgan system dysfunction, hypercoagulation, and hyperinflammatory manifestations. There have been more than 47 million cases of COVID-19 globally resulting in more than 1.2 million deaths. Additionally, a growing body of data suggests that some patients… 
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