A combined role for low vitamin D and low albumin circulating levels as strong predictors of worse outcome in COVID-19 patients
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Prospective study of 69 hospitalized COVID-19 pneumonia patients, showing higher risk of combined NIV/IMV/60-day death with low vitamin D levels.
NIV/IMV/death, 64.0% lower, RR 0.36, p = 0.03, high D levels (≥30ng/mL) 2 of 9 (22.2%), low D levels (<30ng/mL) 37 of 60 (61.7%), NNT 2.5.
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Sanson et al., 19 Feb 2022, prospective, Italy, peer-reviewed, 13 authors, study period March 2020 - September 2020.