Phytomedicine 2021 Feb 28;85:153531. Epub 2021 Feb 28.
National Clinical Research Center for Cardiovascular Diseases, State Key, Laboratory of Cardiovascular Disease, Fuwai Hospital, National Center for, Cardiovascular Diseases, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences and Peking Union, Medical College, Beijing, People's Republic of China; Central China Subcenter of the National Center for Cardiovascular Diseases, Zhengzhou, People's Republic of China; Fuwai Hospital, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Shenzhen, People's Republic of China. Electronic address:
Background: Qingfei Paidu Tang (QPT), a formula of traditional Chinese medicine, which was suggested to be able to ease symptoms in patients with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), has been recommended by clinical guidelines and widely used to treat COVID-19 in China. However, whether it decreases mortality remains unknown.
Purpose: We aimed to explore the association between QPT use and in-hospital mortality among patients hospitalized for COVID-19. Read More