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Although attention is focused on addressing the acute situation created by the COVID-19 illness, it is imperative to continue our efforts to prevent cardiovascular morbidity and mortality, particularly during a period of prolonged social isolation which may limit physical activity, adversely affect mental health and reduce access to usual care.…Read more
The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) has assembled a group of experts and practitioners with experience in the care of COVID-19 patients to provide a guidance document relevant for all aspects of CV care during the COVID-19 pandemic. Click Here to read moreRead more
In this HRS EP on EP episode, Eric N. Prystowsky, MD, FHRS, interviews Michael John Ackerman, MD, PhD to discuss QTc monitoring with drug therapy during COVID-19. Click here for the video: https://www.hrsonline.org/COVID19-Challenges-Solutions/special-ep-ep-episode-qtc-monitoring-drug-therapy-during-covid-19Read more
The World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a global pandemic on 11th March 2020. SARS CoV-2 (a novel coronavirus) originated in Wuhan, China where the first cases were reported in late December 2019, and spread rapidly across the globe. The first case was diagnosed in South Africa on 5th March…Read more
What is COVID-19? On 31 December 2019, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported a cluster of pneumonia cases in Wuhan City, China. ‘Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2’ (SARS-CoV-2) was confirmed as the causative agent of what we now know as ‘Coronavirus Disease 2019’ (COVID-19). Since then, the virus has…Read more
COVID-19 Disease: Infection Prevention and Control Guidelines Version 1 April 2020Read more
COVID-19 Corona Virus South African Resource PortalRead more