The PATCH trial for Healthcare Workers (Prevention and Treatment of COVID-19 with hydroxychloroquine)
The PATCH trial tests hydroxychloroquine as a treatment in patients with COVID-19 and a preventative medication in health care workers at high risk of contracting COVID-19.
A double-blind placebo controlled trial of HCQ as a preventative medicine in health care workers employed at the University of Pennsylvania.
1. For this study we are seeking EMERGENCY MEDICINE or INFECTIOUS DISEASE physicians or nurses at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania or Pen Presbyterian Medical Center 2. Must be scheduled to work greater than 20 hours per week over the next two months 3. No fever, cough, shortness of breath over last two weeks