COVID-19 death comorbidities in Canada

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Description:

Using the latest data from the Vital Statistics - Death Database, this article presents information about the most common comorbid conditions in COVID-19 deaths, as well as the extent to which these conditions differ by age groups. Comorbidities are defined as chronic and acute conditions, diseases, disorders, and complications appearing on the medical certificate of cause of death where COVID-19 was involved in the death.

Issue Number: 2020001
Author(s): Currie, Duncan; O'Brien, Kathy; Phillips, Owen; St-Jean, Marylène; Turcotte, Martin; Willbond, Stephanie; Wood, Patricia
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