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Effect of Race and Ethnicity on In-Hospital Mortality in Patients with COVID-19

Qureshi, A. I., Baskett, W. I., Huang, W., Shyu, D., Myers, D., Lobanova, I., Naqvi, S. H., Thompson, V. S., Shyu, C.

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This study looked at 62 healthcare facilities to see if there were differences in COVID-19 mortality rates among members of different racial/ethnic groups. The results showed a significant increase in mortality for Black and African American individuals compared to White individuals hospitalized for COVID-19.

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Advancing Racial Equity

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