COVID-19 in older adults

Aman Nanda, Naga Venkata Rama Krishna Vura, Stefan Gravenstein

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Abstract

The advent of the SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 pandemic has generated a lot of publications at a rapid pace. We know that older adults disproportionately suffer the most severe of COVID outcomes. Here we attempt to coalesce the key knowledge of SARS-CoV-2 biology to the disease and clinical care concepts in the context of older adults.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1199-1202
Number of pages4
JournalAging Clinical and Experimental Research
Volume32
Issue number7
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 1 2020
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • COVID-19
  • Elderly
  • Management
  • Prevention
  • SARS-CoV-2
  • Transmission

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Aging
  • Geriatrics and Gerontology

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