Curing COVID-19

Lancet Infectious Diseases
Sep 2020 Volume 20 Number 9 p993-1100, e215-e249


Curing COVID-19
The Lancet Infectious Diseases
As the COVID-19 pandemic moves into its 10th month, greater patient survival suggests that treatment of severe disease has improved. How much of this improvement is due to better supportive care and how much to pharmaceuticals is a matter of debate. Given the huge effort that the biomedical community has put into finding drugs to treat COVID-19, with thousands of trials completed and ongoing, it’s worth taking stock of the evidence for what has worked and what has not…