Asthma control important to protect children from severe COVID-19 disease: study

Children with poorly controlled asthma are at higher risk of COVID-19 hospitalisation and should be prioritised for vaccination, according to a Scottish study. The population-level study of over 750,000 school-aged children 5-17 years old found those with poorly controlled asthma were 3-6 times more likely to be hospitalised with COVID-19 compared to other children. Among ...

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