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Active Monitoring of Persons Exposed to Patients with Confirmed COVID-19 — United States, January–February 2020

On March 3, 2020, this report was posted online as an MMWR Early Release. Rachel M. Burke, PhD1; Claire M….

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Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Surveillance and Containment Measures for the First 100 Patients with COVID-19 in Singapore — January 2–February 29, 2020

On March 13, 2020, this report was posted online as an MMWR Early Release. Yixiang Ng, MSc1*; Zongbin Li, MBBS1*;…

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Severe Outcomes Among Patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) — United States, February 12–March 16, 2020

On March 18, 2020, this report was posted online as an MMWR Early Release. Summary What is already known about…

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Special Considerations for Patients on Home Dialysis

Dialysis is a lifesaving therapy and patients should not miss treatments. Facilities should ensure that home dialysis patients have all…

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Considerations for Providing Hemodialysis to Patients with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19 in Acute Care Settings

For patients with suspected or confirmed COVID-19 requiring intermittent hemodialysis in the acute care setting, dialysis should ideally be performed…

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Key Considerations for Transferring Patients to Relief Healthcare Facilities when Responding to Community Transmission of COVID-19 in the United States

Key Terms Relief Healthcare Facilities (RHFs): Established licensed healthcare facilities (e.g., hospitals, long-term acute care hospitals, long-term care facilities, and…

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Key Points | Evaluating and Caring for Patients with Post-COVID Conditions

Links with this icon indicate that you are leaving the CDC website. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention…

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Background | Evaluating and Caring for Patients with Post-COVID Conditions

For some patients, recovery from acute SARS-CoV-2 infection may involve continuing, recurrent, or new symptoms and clinical findings that persist…

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Management| Evaluating and Caring for Patients with Post-COVID Conditions

Medical Management For most patients, the goal of medical management of post-COVID conditions is to optimize function and quality of…

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Assessment and Testing| Evaluating and Caring for Patients with Post-COVID Conditions

Laboratory Testing At this time, no laboratory test can definitively distinguish post-COVID conditions from other etiologies, in part due to…