Coronavirus Resources

“CV🦠News,” TVD’s COVID Newsletter

All five TVD physicians collaborate together  in weekly Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics Grand Rounds and Town Hall meetings at Stanford and UCSF, please find our weekly family and patient facing updates below on our blog:


Local Medical Resources

San Mateo County Health Department
Santa Clara County Public Health
Stanford Health Care

National Resources

Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy
Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security
Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center

National Media Resources

New England Journal of Medicine- Coronavirus
“What You Need to Know about Coronavirus”– The Atlantic

Global Resources

WHO- Novel Coronavirus 2019
European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control
Centre for Evidence-Based Medicine Oxford COVID-19 Evidence Service

Maps and Visualization Tools

Pediatric Resources

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers: Coronavirus and Children — CDC
How do you manage fighting kids during a lockdown?– CNN
Finding Ways to Keep Children Occupied… — AAP
COVID-19: What Parents Need To Know — Stanford Children’s
How to Talk to your Kids About Coronavirus — NY Times
Talking to Teens and Tweens About Coronavirus  — NY Times
9 Questions Parents May Have About Coronavirus  — NY Times
UC Davis Kids Considered Podcast for Parents
For Kids: BrainPOP: Coronavirus 

Journal Collections

Collections of articles and other resources, often includes clinical reports, management guidelines, commentary, videos, and other content.
   ◆The Lancet 
   ◆Annals of Internal Medicine
   ◆American College of Physicians
   ◆Elsevier Information Center
          – Clinical Toolkit
   ◆US CDC collection of journal articles

(Thank you to Ruth Ann Crystal, MD @CatchTheBaby, for all your hard editorial work!)

Physician Dispatches from the Frontlines

My friend and colleague, Dr. Jordan Shlain has written these excellent pieces which are published also on Tincture and LinkedIn. I proudly share them here.

Dispatch #8: The Great Pause

Dispatch #7: Time For Offense, Not Defense

Dispatch #6: What’s around the bend? Science, I hope.

Dispatch #5:  A New Reality: The Stillness of Action

Dispatch #4:   #StayHome

Dispatch #3:  We Have 160,000 Ventilators…

Dispatch #2:  I Am Not Panicking

Dispatch #1:  From the Front Lines, A Doctor’s Perspective