Episode 8 – Rapid Fire: COVID-19 Part 2

Welcome back Rounds Table Listeners!

This episode we discuss two recently published papers related to COVID-19.

1.       What is the incidence and significance of cardiac injury in patients with COVID-19


2.      The clinical course and risk factors for mortality in a multi-centre cohort of inpatients with COVID-19


And for the good stuff:

1.       Calgary distillers and breweries making hand sanitizer to help the cause


2.       IKEA donates N95 masks to a local hospital in Toronto



***COVID-19 is a rapidly evolving situation. For the most up-to-date information on what you can do to protect yourself, your families, and everyone else, please refer to your local public health agencies.

For those in Alberta: alberta.ca/covid19

For those in Ontario: www.ontario.ca/page/2019-novel-coronavirus


Questions? Comments? Feedback? We’d love to hear from you. @roundstable

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


Michael Fralick

Co-director of the Rounds Table

Michael Fralick is a general internist at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto. He completed a Master of Science in Clinical Epidemiology at Harvard University, including a Research Fellowship in Health Policy at the Program On Regulation Therapeutics and Law (PORTAL). His PhD focused on the intersection between machine learning and pharmacoepidemiology.

John Fralick


John Fralick is a general internist at Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary. He completed a Master of Science in Epidemiology at Queen’s University. He completed medical school at the University of Calgary and did his internal medicine training at the University of Toronto.

Republish this article

Republish this article on your website under the creative commons licence.

Learn more