Title Framework for GPs to manage ‘long COVID’ Degree of recognition National Media name/outlet NewsGP Media type Web Country/Territory Australia Date 26/11/20 Description A recent GP20 presentation examines how GPs can recognise the signs and manage an emerging clinical concern.
There is emerging evidence that people experience a range of symptoms for some time after testing positive for COVID-19...
Reported symptoms include headache, confusion, loss of smell, respiratory issues, shortness of breath, cardiac symptoms, myalgia, bowel symptoms, chronic fatigue, tingling sensation in the limbs, ringing in the ears, and mood swings.
As part of this year’s GP20 live sessions, experts examined the risks for post-COVID-19 consequences.
‘Survived COVID – What about after-care?’ discussed evidence from various studies and recommendations for appropriate screening and management of patients who have had the virus.
Producer/Author Morgan Liotta URL https://www1.racgp.org.au/newsgp/clinical/framework-for-gps-to-manage-long-covid?utm_source=racgpnewsgpnewsletter&utm_campaign=newsgpedm&utm_medium=email Persons Mark Morgan