Months after infection with SARS-CoV-2, some people are still battling crushing fatigue, lung damage and other symptoms of ‘long COVID’.
Evidence from previous coronavirus outbreaks suggests that the effects can last for years. #LongCovid
The lasting misery of #coronavirus long-haulers the disease is so new so “to assess long-term consequences, the only thing you need is time.”
On #LongCovid, what we know and what is being done to fill in the gaping holes of our knowledge—why some people are experiencing enduring suffering, disability after covid infections today by
Doctors are concerned that the COVID-19 pandemic will lead to a significant surge of people battling lasting illnesses and disabilities. Because the disease is so new, no one knows yet what the long-term impacts will be.
There can be long-term damage not just in the lungs, but in the heart, immune system, brain and elsewhere. Evidence from previous coronavirus outbreaks suggests that these effects can last for years. #LongCovid
Doctors are concerned that the coronavirus pandemic will lead to a significant surge of people battling lasting illnesses and disabilities. Because the disease is so new, no one knows yet what the long-term impacts will be.
This is Scary!! Lung scans from a 50-year-old show that damage from COVID-19 (red) can improve with time — but many patients have lasting symptoms. #COVID19 long-haulers Post-acute covid-19 #longcovid
Months after infection with SARS-CoV-2, some people are still battling crushing fatigue, lung damage and other symptoms of ‘long COVID’. The lasting misery of coronavirus long-haulers
The lasting misery of coronavirus long-haulers
Evidence from previous coronavirus outbreaks suggests that the effects can last for years. #LongCovid
from Nature: "Doctors are now concerned that the pandemic will lead to a significant surge of people battling lasting illnesses and disabilities. Because the disease is so new, no one knows yet what the long-term impacts will be."
The lasting misery of coronavirus long-haulers Months after infection with SARS-CoV-2, some people are still battling crushing fatigue, lung damage and other symptoms of ‘long COVID’
#SARSCoV2 is so new that no one knows yet what the long-term impacts will be. Doctors are concerned that the #coronavirus pandemic will lead to a significant surge of people battling lasting illnesses and disabilities.
COVID-19 has implications for long lasting health complications... will it be analogous to SARS? The lasting misery of coronavirus long-haulers #longcovid
The lasting misery of coronavirus long-haulers. The cost of long-term disability, both in terms of quality of life and economics makes the pursuit of herd-immunity pointless and cruel, even if it were possible(and that is unlikely).
This on #longcovid by shows how the urgent and indispensable focus on the “acute” can end up displacing focus on the long, on what comes after 1/
As I mention to we need clinical guidance on multidis. care for long COVID pts & as researchers sticking around past acute stage of illness into long tail of recovery is important coz it tells you more about the virus & its pathophysiology.
The lasting misery of #COVID19 long-haulers Discussed #longcovid and much more at the #JLFLondonAtBL2020 with Ajit Lalvani and Ange Saini
"Fatigue does not seem to be limited to severe cases (of COVID-19). It is common in people who had mild symptoms and who therefore might not have been tested for the virus."
The lasting misery of #coronavirus long-haulers: Months after infection with SARS-CoV-2, some people are still battling crushing fatigue, lung damage and other symptoms of ‘long COVID’ via
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The lasting misery of coronavirus long-haulers