Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Older Persons & CoVID-19

in Articles, Coronavirus (COVID-19), News October 1, 2020

The world marks the 30th anniversary of the International Day of Older Persons as we reckon with the disproportionate and severe impact that the COVID-19 pandemic has wrought on older persons around the world – not only on their health, but on their rights and well-being. António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations The year […]

The push for a CoVID-19 vaccine

in Articles, Coronavirus (COVID-19), News August 26, 2020

The world is in the midst of a CoVID-19 pandemic. As WHO and partners work together on the response; tracking the pandemic, advising on critical interventions, distributing vital medical supplies to those in need, they are racing to find a vaccine. Vaccines save millions of lives each year. Vaccines work by training and preparing the […]

CoVID-19 PCR test before flight

in Coronavirus (COVID-19), News, Payvand Updates August 13, 2020

According to the latest regulation for an International flights, the condition for passengers to enter through the air borders of many countries is to submit a negative corona test (PCR CoVID-19) form from the country of origin. In this regard, the Payvand Clinical and Specialty Laboratory as a reference laboratory in the new corona virus […]

Treating CoVID-19 at home: Care tips for you and others

in Articles, Coronavirus (COVID-19), News August 8, 2020

With all the restrictions and orders mentioned on staying at home, now is the time to minimize the potential of corona viruses exposure to others and spread of COVID-19. One way to accomplish this is to manage any new viral symptoms while you are at home. Most people who have suspected or known symptoms of […]

Payvand Laboratpry CoVID-19 Molecular Test; Valid to Provide to Airlines

in Coronavirus (COVID-19), News, Payvand Updates August 6, 2020

Due to the reopening of the Tehran-UAE flight, passengers who are intending to travel to the UAE by Mahan or Emirates airlines are required to comply with a set of health protocols, including having a CoVID-19 negative test result for the past 96 hours. Accordingly, the Director General of the Reference Laboratory of the Ministry […]

Six distinct ‘types’ of CoVID-19 symptoms identified

in Articles, Coronavirus (COVID-19), News July 29, 2020

Analysis of data from the CoVID-19 Symptom Study, led by researchers from King’s College London, reveals that there are six distinct ‘types’ of CoVID-19, each distinguished by a particular cluster of symptoms. According to researchers at King’s College London, these findings have important implications for the clinical management of CoVID-19 patients. The type of symptoms […]

COVID-19 risk chart divides low and high-risk activities

in Articles, Coronavirus (COVID-19), News July 10, 2020

According to a new chart released by the Texas Medical Association, activities are ranked according to the potential risk to users of these services when COVID-19 spreads, from opening a letter to coming out and refueling. At the gas station. According to one of the researchers at the center, this is a good overall plan […]

the Interpreting Diagnostic Tests for SARS-CoV-2

in Articles, Coronavirus (COVID-19), News June 25, 2020

Recently an article has been published on JAMA (general medical journal) about the Interpreting Diagnostic Tests for SARS-CoV-2. The article outlines how to interpret two of the most commonly used diagnostic tests, Reverse Transcriptase-Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR), and IgM & IgG Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay (ELISA); in detecting ‘severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus (SARS-COV-2)’, in CoVID-19 […]

Men’s Health Week 2020 ‘Take Action on CoVID-19’

in Coronavirus (COVID-19), News, News, Coronavirus (COVID-19) June 17, 2020

The year 2020 began differently from other years, early in this year the new coronavirus spread rapidly because of a group of pneumonia cases that spread worldwide, and the World Health Organization (WHO) identified CoVID-19 has been announced as a global pandemic, which stands for coronavirus disease 2019 Efforts to increase men’s awareness of health […]

COVID-19 : Viral Transport Medium (VTM) for Laboratory diagnosis

in Coronavirus (COVID-19), News, Partner Center, Payvand Updates May 18, 2020

At the current global health crises; the prevalence of CoVID-19, the Molecular test is limited only at an authorised laboratories which are approved by the Ministry of Health. Due to this reason, there is a need to provide a safe and standard Viral Transport Medium (VTM) in order to send samples which is taken from […]