This presentation will provide an overview of the pathophysiology of pericarditis and myocarditis in patients post COVID-19 infection or vaccination.

Discussions will include:

  • Complications of COVID-19 in terms of possible myocardial manifestations.
  • Currently available evidence for cardiac complications
  • Diagnosis and common investigations and their evidence
  • The Australian Government recommendations ‘Guidance on Myocarditis and Pericarditis after mRNA COVID-19 vaccinations