The study followed more than 1,200 people who were discharged from a Wuhan hospital between January and May 2020. Photo: AP The study followed more than 1,200 people who were discharged from a Wuhan hospital between January and May 2020. Photo: AP
The study followed more than 1,200 people who were discharged from a Wuhan hospital between January and May 2020. Photo: AP

Coronavirus: Wuhan study finds nearly half of recovered patients still had symptoms a year later

  • Twenty per cent continued to experience the most common symptoms of fatigue or muscle weakness after 12 months, researchers say
  • They called for larger studies to understand the long-term consequences of the disease and for more support for survivors

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The study followed more than 1,200 people who were discharged from a Wuhan hospital between January and May 2020. Photo: AP The study followed more than 1,200 people who were discharged from a Wuhan hospital between January and May 2020. Photo: AP
The study followed more than 1,200 people who were discharged from a Wuhan hospital between January and May 2020. Photo: AP
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