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What Have COVID-19 Autopsies Taught Us?

Original release date:
June 12, 2020
Access to this course expires on:  June 11, 2023 at 11:59 PM Pacific Time

Course Description

This session will give listeners an introduction to the pathology of COVID-19, with an emphasis on the lung, which is the main target of this disease. The relationship between COVID-19, acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) and diffuse alveolar damage (DAD) will be discussed. The listener will be introduced to the major findings of recent groundbreaking autopsy studies of COVID-19.

Target Audience
Practicing academic and community pathologists, and pathologists-in-training

Learning Objectives
Upon completion of this educational activity, learners will be able to:
  • Discuss the relationship between acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) diffuse alveolar damage (DAD) and COVID-19
  • List the pathologic findings of COVID-19 as revealed by initial autopsy studies

This activity is not available for CME.

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