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Resources on Long COVID

Simon Collins, HIV i-Base

Many of the following links were included in previous issues of HTB. Other related resources will be added in the future.

The HIV Movement Must Come Through
JD Davids in POZ magazine. (June 2021)
https://www.poz.com/article/hiv-movement-must-come-through

Long-time HIV activist JD Davids, writes about approaches to managing Long COVID through their experience of living with myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME) and lessons from HIV activism. Also includes a resources section.

See also online seminars from August 2020 that include many other community presentations.
https://www.meaction.net/longcovid

Long COVID website
https://www.longcovid.org

One of the early and leading community websites

Body Politic website
https://www.wearebodypolitic.com/covid19

Another early peer-led community website.

Webcasts of two-day US Workshop on Long COVID (PASC) now online
HTB (22 January 2021).
https://i-base.info/htb/39624

HTB report on meeting and webcasts from an important 2-day NIH workshop on Long COVID with online links.

NIHR. Living with COVID-19.
https://evidence.nihr.ac.uk/themedreview/living-with-covid19

A 29-page NIHR review also looks a personal experiences of COVID-19 including the increasing reports of long-term symptoms and how to manage them.

NICE issue UK guidelines on long COVID
HTB (22 January 2021).
https://i-base.info/htb/39597

Summary of UK guidelines for health workers managing Long COVID.

Long COVID: studies reporting on long-term follow up on COVID-19.
HTB (3 March 2021).
https://i-base.info/htb/40575
Review of five studies reporting duration of post-COVID that includes new symptoms after COVID was thought to have finished.

Long COVID: Mild infection and sustained long-term complications.
HTB (20 October 2020).
https://i-base.info/htb/39126

Pathogenesis and treatment of COVID-19 including Long COVID
HTB (14 October 2020).
https://i-base.info/htb/39054

HTB report of an excellent talk by Professor Karine Lacombe from the Glasgow HIV Congress.

Management of post-acute covid-19 in primary care.
BMJ 2020; 370 doi:10.1136/bmj.m3026. (11 August 2020).
https://www.bmj.com/content/370/bmj.m3026
A BMJ podcast on post-acute and chronic COVID-19 to support management in primary care.

Characterizing long COVID in an international cohort: 7 months of symptoms and their impact.
Davis HE et al. Pre-review draft. MedRxiv. DOI: 10.1101/2020.12.24.20248802. (5 April 2021). https://www.medrxiv.org/content/10.1101/2020.12.24.20248802v3
An early community survey published as a pre-review paper that included approximately 4000 people self-reporting symptoms.

Recovery from severe COVID-19: leveraging the lessons of survival from sepsis.
Prescott HC et al. JAMA. 2020;324(8):739-740. DOI:10.1001/jama.2020.14103. (5 August 2020).
https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jama/fullarticle/2769290
A useful article on recovery from severe COVID-19 in JAMA.

 

Links to other websites are current at date of posting but not maintained.