Low BMI and malnutrition, but not obesity, are risk factors for older adults dying from COVID-19Diseases, Conditions, Syndromes News

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A recent study published in Clinical Nutrition shows that low BMI and malnutrition are risk factors for in-hospital mortality in geriatric COVID-19 patients. The study was performed at Karolinska Institutet in collaboration with Theme Inflammation & Aging at Karolinska University Hospital and geriatric clinics in the Stockholm Region.