COVID-19 Risk Factors

Factors associated with COVID-19 patient admissions to Intensive Care Units and with death include older age, comorbid conditions, obesity. Ethnic minority backgrounds and genetics, as well as economic inequalities are also likely to play a role in disease outcomes. A variety of COVID-19 risk factors are explored in the publications followed in this feed.

August 2, 2020

Impact of obesity on hospitalizations and mortality, due to COVID-19: A systematic review

Obesity Research & Clinical Practice
João Vitor Vieira de SiqueiraArise Garcia de Siqueira Galil
August 4, 2020
Open Access

Body mass index and acute respiratory distress severity in patients with and without SARS-CoV-2 infection

British Journal of Anaesthesia
Davide ChiumelloSilvia Coppola
August 4, 2020
Open Access

COMMENT] Respiratory diseases in the era of COVID-19: Pearls and pitfalls

Experimental and Therapeutic Medicine
Maria BolakiKaterina M Antoniou
August 2, 2020

Outpatient screening of health status and lifestyle among post-bariatric patients during the Covid-19 pandemic in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

MedRxiv : the Preprint Server for Health Sciences
K. F. GoesslerBruno Gualano
August 4, 2020

Stem cell therapy for COVID-19 and other respiratory diseases: Global trends of clinical trials

World Journal of Stem Cells
Hong-Long JiRun-Zhen Zhao
August 1, 2020
Open Access

Pregnancy, Viral Infection, and COVID-19

Frontiers in Immunology
Ricardo Wesley AlbercaMaria Notomi Sato
August 1, 2020

Characteristics and risk factors for COVID-19 diagnosis and adverse outcomes in Mexico: an analysis of 89,756 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases

The European Respiratory Journal
Theodoros V GiannouchosKonstantinos Farsalinos
August 2, 2020

Body Mass Index and Outcome in Patients with COVID-19: A Dose-Response Meta-Analysis

Diabetes & Metabolism
Raymond PranataMarkus Meyer
August 1, 2020
Open Access

Risk factors for hospitalization, intensive care and mortality among patients with asthma and COVID-19

The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Liqin WangLi Zhou
August 3, 2020

Fast-Food Patronage and Obesity Prevalence during the COVID-19 Pandemic: An Alternative Explanation

Candice A Myers, Stephanie T Broyles
August 1, 2020

COVID-19 Among People Living with HIV: A Systematic Review

AIDS and Behavior
Hossein MirzaeiHamid Sharifi
August 4, 2020
Case Report
Open Access

Pediatric Case of Severe COVID-19 With Shock and Multisystem Inflammation

David C NguyenKatherine R Dobbs
August 3, 2020

The First Modified Delphi Consensus Statement for Resuming Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery in the COVID-19 Times

Obesity Surgery
Sjaak PouwelsKamal Mahawar
August 1, 2020

Management of biological therapies for chronic plaque psoriasis during COVID-19 emergency in Italy

Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology : JEADV
M TalamontiPSO-BIO-COVID study group
August 3, 2020
Open Access

Bariatric and metabolic surgery during COVID-19 outbreak phase 2 in Italy: why, when and how to restart

Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases : Official Journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery
Giuseppe M MarinariGianfranco Silecchia

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