Return-to-Play After COVID: An Update on Heart and Vaccine Concerns in Pediatric Patients

Pediatric cardiologist Lisa Arcilla, MD, FACC, presents a timely guide to identifying youngsters at risk for cardiac involvement from COVID-19. She discusses the demographics of MIS-C, offers UCSF’s system for care and follow-up, demystifies the stats on long-term heart complications and clarifies when imaging is warranted. Bonus: a look at myocarditis related to vaccination.

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Lisa Arcilla, MD, FACC

Lisa Arcilla, MD, FACC

Pediatric cardiologist

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