Potential pathophysiology of COVID-19 in patients with obesity. Comment on Br J Anaesth 2020; 125: e262-e263

Br J Anaesth. 2020 Sep;125(3):e283-e284. doi: 10.1016/j.bja.2020.05.055. Epub 2020 Jun 7.
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Keywords: COVID-19; angiotensin converting enzyme 2; cytokine storm; obesity.

Publication types

  • Letter
  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Betacoronavirus
  • COVID-19
  • Coronavirus Infections*
  • Humans
  • Lung Injury*
  • Obesity
  • Pandemics*
  • Pneumonia, Viral*
  • Risk Factors
  • SARS-CoV-2
  • Sleep Apnea, Obstructive*