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Higher risk of death from COVID-19 in low-income and non-White populations of São Paulo, Brazil

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Introduction Little evidence exists on the differential health effects of COVID-19 on disadvantaged population groups. Here we characterise the differential risk of hospitalisation and death in São Paulo state, Brazil, and show how vulnerability to COVID-19 is shaped by socioeconomic inequalities.
Methods We conducted a cross-sectional study using hospitalised severe acute respiratory infections notified from March to August 2020 in the Sistema de Mo... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1136/bmjgh-2021-004959

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Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group Publisher's website
Journal:
BMJ Global Health Journal website
Volume:
6
Issue:
4
Article number:
e004959
Publication date:
2021-04-29
Acceptance date:
2021-04-06
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ISSN:
2059-7908
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1170812
Local pid:
pubs:1170812
Deposit date:
2021-04-08

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