Covid-19 poses increased risks for heart patients

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We have known it since the start – or almost – of the pandemic: the probabilities of suffering from a serious infection associated with Covid-19 or of being hospitalized, transferred to intensive care or even of dying from this pathology vary considerably depending on the patient. age and the presence of certain risk factors.

Although studies have shown that 20 to 25% of people with a severe form of the disease have no previous predisposition, the presence of other underlying pathologies still plays an important role in the prognosis of progression. of disease.