Asthma does not appear to be a risk factor for severe COVID-19, an analysis of almost 17,000 UK patients who were admitted to hospital suggests. The ISARIC4C study, which has yet to be peer-reviewed, included COVID-19-positive patients admitted to 166 hospitals and is the largest detailed description of COVID-19 in Europe to date. It found that a ...
Asthma not a risk factor for severe COVID-19, large study shows
By Emma Wilkinson
5 May 2020