The Saga of Hydroxychloroquine and COVID-19: A Cautionary Tale

Annals of Internal Medicine
7 July 2020 Volume 173, Issue 1
http://annals.org/aim/issue

 

Editorials
The Saga of Hydroxychloroquine and COVID-19: A Cautionary Tale
Neil W. Schluger, MD
In their article, Skipper and colleagues report the results of trial of hydroxychloroquine for patients presenting with nonsevere COVID-19. The editorialists discuss the findings and the need to examine carefully not only what we know about hydroxychloroquine and COVID-19 but also how we learned it, disseminated it, and put it into practice.