Association of Sociodemographic Factors, Blood Type With Risk of COVID-19

JAMA Network Open

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What The Study Did: Researchers investigated the association of sociodemographic factors and blood group type with the risk of SARS-CoV-2 infection and severity of COVID-19.

Authors: Jeffrey L. Anderson, M.D., of the Intermountain Medical Center Heart Institute in Salt Lake City, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.7429)

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