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Researchers Develop COVID-19 Mortality Risk Calculator

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The COVID-19 pandemic has been rampant for over six months, causing over 12.8 million cases and over 568,000 deaths. Caused by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), it has stimulated intense research to pinpoint its risk factors and modes of spread. This would significantly improve the management of patients at all stages. However, the lack of adequate data and the speed with which the disease is spreading has made the process difficult.

A new study published in July 2020 on the preprint server medRxiv* describes the use of machine learning to provide a better ...