Study highlights need for clear international definition of pediatric long COVID

SAN FRANCISCO — A new study presented at the American Thoracic Society International Conference highlights inconsistent definitions and management of pediatric long COVID across various centers and countries.
Caroline L.H. Brackel, MD, pediatric pulmonologist at Emma Children’s Hospital at Amsterdam University Medical Center, and colleagues conducted a study to evaluate currently available pediatric long COVID care programs worldwide and patient characteristics of those in the programs. The researchers created an international network and performed a cross-section analysis using

SAN FRANCISCO — A new study presented at the American Thoracic Society International Conference highlights inconsistent definitions and management of pediatric long COVID across various centers and countries.
Caroline L.H. Brackel, MD, pediatric pulmonologist at Emma Children’s Hospital at Amsterdam University Medical Center, and colleagues conducted a study to evaluate currently available pediatric long COVID care programs worldwide and patient characteristics of those in the programs. The researchers created an international network and performed a cross-section analysis using