Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12857/182981
Title: Obesity and COVID-19: An Italian Snapshot
Authors: Busetto, Luca 
Bettini, Silvia 
Fabris, Roberto
Serra, Roberto
Dal Pra, Chiara
Maffei, Pietro
Rossato, Marco 
Fioretto, Paola 
Vettor, Roberto 
Mesh headings: Betacoronavirus;Coronavirus Infections;Obesity;Pneumonia, Viral
Secondary Mesh headings: Aged;Aged, 80 and over;Body Weight;COVID-19;Comorbidity;Female;Hospitalization;Humans;Italy;Male;Middle Aged;Pandemics;Respiration, Artificial;SARS-CoV-2
Issue Date: 2020
Publisher: WILEY
Journal: Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.) 
Abstract: 
The clinical manifestations of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) run from asymptomatic disease to severe acute respiratory syndrome. Older age and comorbidities are associated to more severe disease. A role of obesity is suspected.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12857/182981
ISSN: 19307381
DOI: 10.1002/oby.22918
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