Atifur Rahman

MBBS, FRACP, FCSANZ, Clinical Director, Coronary Care Unit, Gold Coast University Hospital, Southport, Qld; Associate Professor, Griffith University School of Medicine, Southport, Qld; Honorary Adjunct Associate Professor, Faculty of Health science and Medicine, Bond University, Robina, Qld

Cardiovascular conditions and COVID-19

Although COVID-19 primarily affects the respiratory system, cardiovascular involvement is common, especially in individuals who are severely ill.

Myocarditis and related complications of SARS-CoV-2 infection

Myocarditis and pericarditis need to be considered as a differential, especially in adolescents or young adults presenting with acute chest pain, shortness of breath or palpitations.

SARS-CoV-2 and the kidney

Our understanding of COVID-19-related renal disease and the effect of the infection in patients with renal disease is still evolving.