Postvaccination Breakthrough COVID-19 Infections Among US Adults With HIV

JAMA Network Open

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About The Study: In this study of nearly 114,000 patients, the risk of a COVID-19 breakthrough infection was low overall but higher in people with HIV.

Authors: Keri N. Althoff, Ph.D., M.P.H., of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2022.15934)

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