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Expert reaction to paper from OpenSAFELY platform quantifying clinical and demographic risk factors for COVID19-related death

26 days ago   |   By Science Media Centre

A report, published by Nature , quantifying clinical and demographic risk factors for COVID-19 related death.
Dr Tom Wingfield, Senior Clinical Lecturer and Honorary Consultant Physician, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, said:
“The article by Liam Smeeth, Ben Goldacre, and team is a well conducted and important piece of research that uses readily available anonymised national data to provide vital insights into the clinical and social risk factors associated with dying from Covid-19 in the UK.
“The authors' findings are consistent with others in demonstrating that the principal...
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