Ongoing Citations of a Retracted Study Involving Cardiovascular Disease, Drug Therapy, and Mortality in COVID-19

JAMA Intern Med. 2021 Nov 1;181(11):1535-1537. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.4112.

Abstract

This quality improvement study examines the continued citations of a widely publicized retracted article on COVID-19.

Publication types

  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • COVID-19 / complications*
  • COVID-19 / drug therapy*
  • COVID-19 / mortality
  • Cardiovascular Diseases / etiology*
  • Humans
  • Hydroxychloroquine / therapeutic use*
  • Publishing / statistics & numerical data*
  • Retraction of Publication as Topic*

Substances

  • Hydroxychloroquine