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Meet Pediatric Infectious Disease Physician Eugene Shapiro, …

Meet Pediatric Infectious Disease Physician Eugene Shapiro, MD . Dr. Shapiro is board accredited in both Pediatrics (1980, unrestricted) as well as Pediatric Infectious Diseases (1994, 2000, 2008). Dr. Shapiro has actually been a professional to the World Health Organization( for both the Department of Vaccines as well as Biologicals and also for the Acute…

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Seattle infectious disease experts skeptical about ‘breakthrough’ plasma treatment for COVID-19

Just hours after President Donald Trump announced emergency authorization to treat COVID-19 patients with convalescent plasma, a move he called “a breakthrough,” Seattle researchers voiced skepticism about its effectiveness to treat the deadly virus. “This is just a gigantic exaggeration. I’ve been using this for my patients in ICU’s across Seattle since March, it’s pretty…

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