Burden of disease - Long-Covid and other post-infection syndromes
What do we know about long-Covid? In this captivating episode we listen to the personal and powerful account of how the lingering effects of Sars-CoV-2 have wreaked havoc in an otherwise healthy person. “The virus is playing ping-pong with my body”, Norah Casey broadcaster and entrepreneur says when describing all the symptoms in her medically impressive case.
Marco Goeijenbier, intensivist and ESWI Board Member together with Merel Hellemons, pulmonologist and researcher with a special interest in long-Covid give an astute description of post-infection syndromes, differences among respiratory virus infections and what is known to date about long-Covid.