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Author Topic: HIV increases risk of death from Covid-19  (Read 173 times)

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Offline Almost2late

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HIV increases risk of death from Covid-19
« on: November 18, 2020, 10:44:07 pm »
My apologies if this study was previously posted but it's the first time I actually seen this..

According to this article..
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People with HIV who are hospitalized for COVID-19 have a significantly heightened risk of 28-day mortality compared with people without HIV.

A comparison of outcomes of people with HIV vs people without HIV who were hospitalized in the UK with COVID-19 from January 17 to June 4 showed that HIV-positive status was associated with a 63% increased risk of day 28 mortality..
Read more at.. https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/939022?src=WNL_clfoc_201116_MSCPEDIT_TEMP2&uac=395594MT&impID=2673826&faf=1

 


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