After all the dedicated work, the PERFORM consortia along with The PIMS-TS Study Group and EUCLIDS (PERFORM's predecessor study), have published their original investigations in the paper, Clinical Characteristics of 58 Children With a Pediatric Inflammatory Multisystem Syndrome Temporally Associated With SARS-CoV-2.
This is open access and can be downloaded at the medical journal website, JAMA Network Open.
Clinical Characteristics of 58 Children With a Pediatric Inflammatory Multisystem Syndrome Temporally Associated With SARS-CoV-2
Elizabeth Whittaker, MD; Alasdair Bamford, MD; Julia Kenny, MD; Myrsini Kaforou, PhD; Christine E. Jones, MD; Priyen Shah, MD; Padmanabhan Ramnarayan, MD; Alain Fraisse, MD; Owen Miller, MD; Patrick Davies, MD; Filip Kucera, MD; Joe Brierley, MD; Marilyn McDougall, MD; Michael Carter, MD; Adriana Tremoulet, MD; Chisato Shimizu, MD; Jethro Herberg, MD; Jane C. Burns, MD; Hermione Lyall, MD; Michael Levin, MD; for the PIMS-TS Study Group and EUCLIDS and PERFORM Consortia
Published by: JAMA Network Open by the American Medical Association
Published Online: June 8, 2020. doi:10.1001/jama.2020.10369
In the media:
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tctMD, "COVID-19-Related Inflammatory Syndrome in Kids Needs Cardiac Follow-up" 10 June 2020
The Sun, "NEW THREAT Kawasaki-like illness linked to coronavirus in kids is a new disease – and diagnosed by antibody test, researchers say" 9 June 2020
Imperial College London News, "Kawasaki-like syndrome linked to COVID-19 in children is a new condition" 8 June 2020
PERFORM website, "COVID-19 - From New Challenges to New Solutions" 7 May 2020