Carlos del Rio, MD; Lauren F. Collins, MD; Preeti Malani, MD, MSJ
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JAMA. 2020;324(17):1723-1724. doi:10.1001/jama.2020.19719
This Viewpoint discusses long-term consequences of COVID-19 infection, including cardiovascular, pulmonary, neurologic, and mental health sequelae, and calls for an integrated, multidisciplinary approach to better characterize how post–acute phase disease manifests in organ systems and overall health.
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Long-term Health Consequences of COVID-19
COVID-19: Beyond Tomorrow
J. Wayne Meredith, MD; Kevin P. High, MD, MS; Julie Ann Freischlag, MD
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JAMA. 2020;324(17):1725-1726. doi:10.1001/jama.2020.19594
This Viewpoint describes the health burden imposed on patients and the logistical and financial burdens posed to health systems by the temporary halting of elective surgery during the COVID-19 pandemic, and proposes organizational and policy responses to maintain standards of quality and safety while sustaining the surgical services patients need.
Henry T. Walke, MD, MPH; Margaret A. Honein, PhD, MPH; Robert R. Redfield, MD
JAMA. 2020;324(17):1727-1728. doi:10.1001/jama.2020.20027
This Viewpoint from CDC officials discusses late summer and early fall increases in COVID-19 cases among college-age students when they were returning to campus, and reiterates public health measures that could reduce outbreaks and the need for university-community partnership to reduce SARS-CoV-2 transmission.
Sonja A. Rasmussen, MD, MS; John W. Ward, MD; Richard A. Goodman, MD, MPH
JAMA. 2020;324(17):1729-1730. doi:10.1001/jama.2020.19646
In this Viewpoint, 3 former editors of CDC’s Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) respond to reports that political appointees have altered the timing and/or language of the publication to influence perceptions of the COVID-19 pandemic and suggest measures to preserve MMWR’s editorial independence and prevent future political interference.