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September 2020 - Volume 26 - Issue 5

  • John M. Oldham, MD
  • 1538-1145
  • 6 issues / year
  • 131/155
  • 1.161

In the first article posted here, Dr. Sheldon Preskorn presents basics regarding COVID-19, to help all clinicians become grounded in what we know about this otherwise unfamiliar and frightening infectious agent. Below is an introduction to the series from Journal of Psychictric Practice Editor-in-Chief, Dr. John M. Oldham. More COVID-19 related articles will be added to this section as they are published. 

In this issue of the Journal, Dr. Sheldon Preskorn presents critical basic information regarding COVID-19, to help all clinicians become grounded in what we know about this otherwise unfamiliar and frightening infectious agent.  This important information will be provided by Dr. Preskorn in installments, with the first two appearing in this issue, to be followed by additional columns in subsequent issues.  Although there are many valuable sources of reliable information regarding COVID-19, I am confident that readers will find this series to be useful and informative, in the ever-changing global landscape of this savage pandemic.  

John M. Oldham, MD, Editor


Mental Health Care Providers Dealing With Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

The 5% of the Population at High Risk for Severe COVID-19 Infection Is Identifiable and Needs to Be Taken Into Account When Reopening the Economy


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