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COVID-19 clinical support

The current category is COVID-19 General

Post-Covid Syndrome (‘Long Covid’)

Nice rapid guideline on managing the long-term effects of COVID-19

Patient Resources

Caring for yourself after coronavirus (COVID-19) booklet from KCH/GSTT (also available in Spanish and Portuguese) – produced February 2021

A booklet for patients on managing post-viral fatigue folowing Covid-19 from Kings College London

Returning to Work

The Faculty of Occupational Medicine has produced guidance on Post-COVID syndrome for patients to support them to return to work and for employers to support their employees back to work.

Practical advice for patients on post-viral fatigue folowing Covid-19 from the Royal College of Occupational Therapists. And guidance for healthcare professionals to assist them in facilitating the return to work of people suffering from Long Covid.

BMJ Article with helpful guidance on returning to physical activity after covid-19 infection

Specialist post-COVID syndrome assessment clinics

KCH and GSTT are running post-COVID clinics specifically assessing patients who are experiencing signs and symptoms following an infection consistent with Covid-19, that have continued after more than 12 weeks and are not explained by an alternative diagnosis.

Southwark Long Covid management and referral pathway– The referral information in this pathway is common to most SEL Boroughs, though some areas may have specific local resources.