The Exchange

Commentary and Observations from
the Medical Front Lines

Martha Kingman, FNP-C, DNP

Martha Kingman, FNP-C, DNP

  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Pulmonary Hypertension Clinic
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
  • Dallas, Texas
My Experience With COVID-19 – An NP’s Perspective, Part 2

My Experience With COVID-19 – An NP’s Perspective, Part 2

In my previous post, I wrote about becoming ill with COVID-19 and how the initial symptoms impacted me. In this post, I'll be discussing home care tips that I figured out with the help of my healthcare colleagues.

Currently, there are no strong recommendations for home care for patients with moderate COVID-19; however, these are the things I did and will recommend to my patients in similar cases. Some of these are common sense, others I figured out, and still others were suggested by... Continue Reading

Filed under: Infectious Diseases, NPs & PAs, Pulmonary Medicine

My Experience With COVID-19 – An NP’s Perspective, Part 1

My Experience With COVID-19 – An NP’s Perspective, Part 1

Even as an NP practicing 20 years in a pulmonary clinic, I was not prepared for how ill I became when I contracted COVID-19 just after Christmas 2020. ... Continue Reading

Filed under: Infectious Diseases, NPs & PAs, Pulmonary Medicine

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