The COVID-19 pandemic has opened a window of opportunity for rethinking the way countries prepare for public health crises. This Nature Medicine Focus issue includes an Editorial, a Review article, a News feature, three Perspective articles, four World View articles and two Comment pieces dedicated to understanding the long-term impact of the pandemic. It examines the lessons that can be learned from the mistakes made in handling the current health crisis, in order to prepare for future crises.
COVID-19: Assessing instances of long COVID in UK health dataNature Communications
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