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9 February 2021

Newly discovered diabetes and COVID-19

In patients with diabetes hospitalized for COVID-19 in CORONADO study, 2.8% had a newly discovered diabetes.

When compared with center, age and sex-matched patients with established type 2 diabetes, newly discovered diabetes was not significantly associated with a more severe COVID-19 prognosis.

This study was published in Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice.

The CORONADO network

 CORONADO is an incredible network that brings together 68 diabetes centres, medical societies and patient associations.  

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