Long Covid -- heart disease

https://www.medpagetoday.com/clinical-challenges/acc-cardiom…

In a large study based on data from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, heart failure cases increased by 72% beyond the first 30 days after COVID infection when compared with controls who hadn’t had COVID, representing nearly 12 more cases per 1,000 individuals.

So far, the U.S. has had 80 million Covid-19 cases.
https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2021/us/covid-cases.html…

That calculates to an additional 960,000 cases of Covid-related heart failure.
Wendy

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COVID, the pandemic that keeps on giving.