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  • COVID-19: Managing Short- and Long-term Effects on Patients and Communities

    COVID-19 infections can lead to a wide range of symptoms that last four or more weeks, causing on-going health issues that impact your patients’ quality of life.

    Recent data show that Long COVID patients most often seek care from their family physician. You may be seeing, or anticipating, an increase in patient with various post-infection symptoms, even when there’s a decrease in your community’s active COVID cases.

    AAFP has developed this free educational program with evidence-based best practices to help you treat the short-and-long term effects of COVID-19.

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    Online Sessions:

    8 AAFP Prescribed credits.*


    •  The Short and Long-term Effects of COVID-19 — Patient Perspectives


    • Virology, Pathophysiology, Patient Presentation
    • Management of Patients with Acute COVID
    • The Long-term Consequences of COVID-19 Infection
    • Understanding Who is at Risk
    • Who Have We Left behind? And What Have We Left Behind?
    • Family Physician's Role in the Public Health Response
    • Engaging Through Equity Series: Making Decisions about COVID-19 Treatment

    *Enhance your patient care today and earn up to 2 additional AAFP Prescribed credits for when you complete the Translation to Practice® (t2p®) process.

    Funding Statement

    This CME activity is supported by an educational grant to the American Academy of Family Physicians from Pfizer Inc.