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Characteristics and outcomes of 627 044 COVID-19 patients living with and without obesity in the United States, Spain, and the United Kingdom

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Background

A detailed characterization of patients with COVID-19 living with obesity has not yet been undertaken. We aimed to describe and compare the demographics, medical conditions, and outcomes of COVID-19 patients living with obesity (PLWO) to those of patients living without obesity.

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We conducted a cohort study based on outpatient/inpatient care and claims data from January to June 2020 from Spain, the UK, and the US. We used six ... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1038/s41366-021-00893-4

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
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Publisher:
Springer Nature Publisher's website
Journal:
International Journal of Obesity Journal website
Volume:
45
Issue:
11
Pages:
2347–2357
Publication date:
2021-07-15
Acceptance date:
2021-06-24
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EISSN:
1476-5497
ISSN:
0307-0565
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1185214
Local pid:
pubs:1185214
Deposit date:
2021-07-06

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