Exposure to agents acting on the renin-angiotensin system was not associated with a risk increase of COVID-19 infection in 2 Italian matched case-control studies, 1 nested in hypertensive patients and the other in patients with cardiovascular diseases or diabetes.

Therapy with agents acting on the renin-angiotensin system and risk of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 Infection

Gnavi R.;Ricceri F.;Costa G.
2020

Abstract

Exposure to agents acting on the renin-angiotensin system was not associated with a risk increase of COVID-19 infection in 2 Italian matched case-control studies, 1 nested in hypertensive patients and the other in patients with cardiovascular diseases or diabetes.
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ACE inhibitors; administrative data; angiotensin II receptor blockers; COVID-19; SARS-CoV-2; Aged; Aged, 80 and over; Angiotensin Receptor Antagonists; Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors; COVID-19; Cardiovascular Diseases; Case-Control Studies; Cohort Studies; Diabetes Complications; Female; Humans; Hypertension; Italy; Male; Middle Aged; Renin-Angiotensin System; Risk Factors; SARS-CoV-2; Severity of Illness Index
Gnavi R.; Demaria M.; Picariello R.; Dalmasso M.; Ricceri F.; Costa G.
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