Does having Ds lead to higher risk in COVID? (COVID and DS Part 7, with Dr. Andrew Nowalk)

Down Syndrome Center at UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

Dr. Nowalk joined the podcast to give us an update on Down syndrome and COVID. We discuss 2 recently published articles that have gotten a lot of press recently.
Individuals with Down syndrome hospitalized with COVID-19 have more severe disease
COVID-19 Mortality Risk in Down Syndrome: Results From a Cohort Study Of 8 Million Adults

Released: October 27, 2020