Mining Electronic Health Records for Drugs Associated With 28-day Mortality in COVID-19: Pharmacopoeia-wide Association Study (PharmWAS)
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Retrospective 5,783 hospitalized patients in France, showing higher mortality with paracetamol use, without statistical significance.
risk of death, 31.2% higher, OR 1.31, p = 0.10, weighted and trimmed, day 28, RR approximated with OR.
Effect extraction follows pre-specified rules prioritizing more serious outcomes. Submit updates
Lerner et al., 30 Mar 2022, retrospective, France, peer-reviewed, median age 69.2, 7 authors, study period 1 February, 2020 - 15 June, 2021.