COVID-19 is associated with a unique yet abnormal clotting disorder which is primarily focused in the lungs and is a likely contributor to high mortality rates, new research concludes. The study by haematologists from the Irish Centre for Vascular Biology, RCSI and St James’s hospital, Dublin, included 83 consecutive adult patients with COVID-19 seen at ...
Abnormal coagulation linked to poorer COVID-19 prognosis
By Nicola Garrett
6 May 2020