Rheumatology (Oxford) 2022 May 14. Epub 2022 May 14.
CREATE Centre, Section of Rheumatology, Division of Infection and Immunity, Cardiff University, School of Medicine, Tenovus Building, Heath Park Campus, Cardiff, CF14 4XN.
Objectives: Investigate whether individuals with inflammatory arthritis, their treatments and shielding status affect the risk of adverse outcomes from COVID-19 for the entire population of Wales, U.K.
Methods: Retrospective, population-based cohort study using linked, anonymised electronic health data from SAIL Databank, including primary/secondary care, rheumatology, Office for National Statistics Mortality and COVID-19 laboratory data. Read More