Exercise in the COVID Era

Lanier Jackson, M.D.
, a pediatric cardiologist at MUSC Children’s Health, offers updated guidance on cardiac manifestations of COVID-19 and recommendations on sports participation among children during the COVID era as well as how to manage athletes with COVID-19.

Learning Objectives:  At the end of this presentation, learners should be better able to:  Describe the benefits of exercise in the pediatric population, identify risk factors for myocarditis, and discuss the natural history of myocarditis.