S2 E9 - Long COVID in kids, statins and muscle pain, health inequalities and consultation length

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5th March 2021

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Welcome back to the Hot Topics Podcast.

In this episode, Neal Tucker talks about Long COVID in children, changes in violence injuries during lockdown, the prospect of a universal coronavirus vaccine, and the challenges of increasing vaccination rates in general practice.

In new research, we discuss papers from the BJGP on health inequalities, who is faring badly and how consultation length impacts on inequality. Also, novel research in the BMJ examining muscle symptoms with statins. Or not as the case may be...

References

Long COVID in children

JAMA Lockdown violence in Cardiff

BJGP Inequalities in health-related quality of life

BJGP Multimorbidity, deprivation and consultant length

BMJ Statins and muscle symptoms