Pediatric hospitalist @BCMHouston, Chief Medical Officer #BIPAI/@TCHGlobalHealth, child health advocate, mom. #globalhealth #MedEd #tweetiatrician Views=my own
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Jul 31, 2021 • 22 tweets • 7 min read
We are officially back to getting crushed by #COVID, and for #pediatricians this wave feels *worse* in many ways. And as a pediatric hospitalist who has been a front-line COVID doctor for the entire pandemic, I’m going to share what I’ve seen the last 8 days on service. 1/
After many months of zero or few pediatric COVID cases, we are seeing infants, children, and teens with COVID pouring back into the hospital, more and more each day. These patients ranged in age from 2 weeks old to 17 years.