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Study Helps Understand Why Obesity Increases Risk Of Cardiovascular Complications In COVID-19

Publicado em 13 novembro 2021
Home / Health / Study helps understand why obesity increases risk of cardiovascular complications in COVID-19   Health 5 minutes read A study analyzed data from 109 patients hospitalized owing to acute COVID-19, but not in a critical condition. Credit: UFSCar In COVID-19 patients, obesity is the factor most associated with the development of endothelial dysfunction, a condition in which the blood vessels become unable to contract and relax adequately, increasing the risk of events [...]