Rishi K. Wadhera i wsp. Cardiovascular Deaths During the COVID-19 Pandemic in the United States. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2021 Jan, 77 (2) 159–169
COMPETENCY IN MEDICAL KNOWLEDGE: During the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States, there has been a marked increase in deaths caused by ischemic heart disease and hypertensive diseases.
TRANSLATIONAL OUTLOOK: Further study is needed to clarify the extent to which avoidance of hospital-based treatment because of concern about exposure to the virus, deferred outpatient and procedural care, strain imposed on health care systems, and the cardiovascular sequelae of undiagnosed COVID-19 contributed to the rise in cardiovascular deaths.
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