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CDC Resources: Cardiovascular
SCCM’s COVID-19 Rapid Resource Center now links to pertinent content from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). These resources are categorized as Cardiovascular
CDC Working Group’s Technical Report on Myocarditis
This report on myocarditis following mRNA COVID-19 vaccination identifies relatively few reported cases and recommends providing information about this potential adverse event to clinicians.
Clinical Considerations: Myocarditis and Pericarditis after Receipt of mRNA COVID-19 Vaccines Among Adolescents and Young Adults
Since April 2021, cases of myocarditis and pericarditis have been reported in the United States after mRNA COVID-19 vaccination (Pfizer-BioNTech and Moderna). CDC is aware of these reports, which are rare given the number of vaccine doses administered. CDC published Clinical Considerations for myocarditis and pericarditis following COVID-19 vaccination.
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