Heart issues after COVID-19 uncommon in children and young adults, more research needed

The new scientific statement details what has been learned about how to treat, manage and even likely prevent cardiovascular complications from the SARS-CoV-2 virus in children and young adults, and calls for more research, including studies following the short- and long-term cardiovascular effects from COVID-19, the disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus.