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Pattern of SARS-CoV-2 infection among dependant elderly residents living in retirement homes in Marseille, France, March-June 2020
Retrospective analysis of retirement homes, HC
Q+AZ >= 3 days mortality OR 0.37, p
=0.02. 1690 elderly residents (mean age 83), 226 infected residents, 116 treated with HC
Q+AZ >= 3 days.
Detection via mass screening also showed significant improvements (16.9% vs. 40.6%, OR 0.20, p
=0.001), suggesting that earlier detection and treatment is more successful.
death, ↓55.6%, p=0.02
(odds ratio converted to relative risk)