What heart disease patients should know about coronavirus.
Information specific to COVID-19 and Marfan, VEDS, and LDS syndrome communities and those with other genetic aortic conditions.
COVID-19 (Coronavirus): What It Means for Adults with Congenital Heart Disease
From Adam Pick, founder of Heart Valve Surgery. com
"Many people in our community are concerned and confused about the potential impact of the coronavirus, known as COVID-19, specific to the management and treatment of heart valve disease. To help educate you about the coronavirus and its potential impact on patients with heart valve disease, I started this page to serve as a repository of information as we learn more about COVID-19."
Patients who have recently had surgery may be at an increased risk of infection. Read what you can do to help reduce the risk of contracting the virus .
Tips to help you navigate this health emergency, as well as for managing other communicable diseases.
Information on how to protect yourself, what to do if you think you are sick, and resources for the community.
Research information on COVID-19 from the National Institute of Health, including the latest updates on clinical trials for treatment and vaccine.
Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center - "This website is a resource to help advance the understanding of the virus, inform the public, and brief policymakers in order to guide a response," improve care, and save lives.