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COVID-19 Pandemic: MDS Statement, References and Resources

MDS Resources

MDS Statement Regarding COVID-19 Vaccine for Members
MDS Statement Regarding COVID-19 Vaccine for Patients
MDS Scientific Issues Committee COVID-19 Vaccine Presentation
MDS Statement Regarding COVID-19
MDS Telemedicine Guide
MDS Telemedicine Webinar
MDS Health Professionals (Non-Physician) SIG - Global Resources

Collected Articles on COVID-19 and Movement Disorders

MDS has gathered a number of articles related to COVID-19 and it's interaction with movement disorders. 

Important information on SARS-CoV-2 Variant

Evidence suggests that the new virus variant spreads much more easily and may lead to a substantial increase of numbers in those countries where it is spreading, as in UK. Caution should be taken as the rapid Antigen test may not detect this variant. Currently the PCR is still efficient and detects the virus, but it needs to be observed further. Further information is included in the following articles:

Statement from FNDS Regarding COVID Vaccines and Functional Movement Disorders