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Author Prior, Ryan T., author.

Title The long haul : how the pandemic's survivors are revolutionizing healthcare / Ryan T. Prior.

Publication Info. Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2024]


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 Windsor, Main Library - ON-ORDER (not available yet)    On Order
Description pages cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents A Future in Jeopardy -- A Surprising Problem -- A Groundswell of Patient Activism -- Patients Become the Experts -- A Lifelong Mission -- We Predicted This -- Covid for Christmas -- Unraveling the Mystery -- The NIH Goes Big -- Gaslighting, Disbelief, andthe Search for Answers -- Chronicles of Uncertain Recoveries -- Precursors: ME/CFS and Lyme -- Theory of Everything -- A New Epidemic of Disability -- The ePatient Revolution and Crowdsourcing Research -- Expectant Hope.
Summary "Journalist Ryan Prior weaves his own life, the stories of activist patients, and the latest science into a captivating tale of regular people crying out for care that actually works. The stakes are high: As Covid continues to circulate, its long-term effects could grow as well, weighing on the health system for decades to come. But getting Long Covid treatments right could help revolutionize care for all complex, chronic illness"-- Provided by publisher.
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Subject Post-Acute COVID-19 Syndrome
Chronic Disease -- therapy
Delivery of Health Care -- trends
Patient Participation
Genre/Form Personal Narrative
ISBN 9780262548151 24.95
0262548151 24.95
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