Individual and mutual effects of diabetes, hypertension, and obesity on acute respiratory distress syndrome mortality rates in clinical patients: a multicentre study.

Publication date: May 08, 2023

Patients with comorbidities are more vulnerable to severe clinical cases of acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) and COVID-19 require complex health care. To analyse the association between the individual and combined effects of diabetes, hypertension, and obesity on ARDS mortality rates among patients receiving clinical care. A multicentre study encompassing retrospective data analysis and conducted with 21,121 patients from 6,723 health services across Brazil, during the 2020-2022 time period. The sample group consisted of clinical patients of both sexes and different age groups who received clinical care and showed at least one comorbidity. The data collected were analysed using binary logistic regressions and the Chi-square test. The overall mortality rate was 38. 7%, with a higher predominance among males (p 

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Concepts Keywords
Brazil comorbidity
Complex COVID-19
Covid diabetes
Diabetes epidemiology


Type Source Name
disease MESH hypertension
disease MESH obesity
disease MESH acute respiratory distress syndrome
disease MESH COVID-19
disease VO time
disease MESH comorbidity

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