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Long COVID ‘can impact everyday living for months’



Long COVID can cause psychological symptoms including mood disorders, fatigue and perceived cognitive impairment that can impact on returning to work and resuming normal activities, new research has revealed. 

A new study reports on the first 100 patients to participate in Mayo Clinic's COVID-19 Activity Rehabilitation program (CARP), one of the first multidisciplinary programmes established to evaluate and treat patients with post-COVID-19 syndrome, also known as Long COVID. 

More than a third of patients reported difficulties performing basic activities of daily living, and only one in three patients had returned to unrestricted work activity. 

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