Alliance for Pandemic Preparedness

May 7, 2020

The War on COVID-19 Pandemic



  • COVID-19 results in debility and neurological, pulmonary, neuromuscular, and cognitive complications that make rehabilitation an important component of recovery. These authors describe anticipated demands and strategies to meet the needs of this population, including early initiation of rehabilitation during hospitalization, provision of education on self-care after discharge, and models for outpatient rehabilitation. 

Lew et al. (May 4, 2020). The War on COVID-19 Pandemic. American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.