A Minnesota Woman's Recovery After Being Hospitalized for COVID-19

Patty Secrest and partner of 18 years, Don Lydick, were both hospitalized for COVID-19 in late March. Don Lydick died on April 10. Patty was in a medically induced coma for three weeks in April and is still in recovery. Star Tribune interviewed Patty about her recovery journey and the complications she endured, emotionally and physically. 

M Health Fairview Acute Rehab Unit Director, Liz Larsen, and PM&R Dr. Farha Ikramuddin shared what they have witnessed from their COVID-19 patients during the rehabilitation process. Click the button below to read the full interview. 


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