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REHABILITATION NEEDS AFTER COVID19 INFECTION

Do I need rehabilitation if I had COVID19? Most of us know that COVID19 affects lung function. However, it is less known that COVID-19 can cause neuromuscular and cognitive impairments, in addition to stress, of course! Click here to learn more about the neurological conditions that can be associated with COVID19 and here to learn about the increased risk of falls in coronavirus patients. It has been shown that early rehabilitation of the COVID-19 patients can enhance pulmonary, respiratory function, reduce complications, improve function, cognitive impairments and quality of life (https://www.medicaljournals.se/jrm/content/html/10.2340/16501977-2676 ). We have created a short list of things that can be done to help patients stay healthy after prolonged coronavirus self-imposed isolation...


Taken from https://www.steadystridesmd.com/blog/2020/6/23/rehabilitation-needs-after-covid19-infection


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