Covid-19 and ex-smokers: an underestimated prognostic factor?

Abstract

Dear Editor,

The recent and explosive worldwide outbreak of Covid-19 leads many scientists and clinicians to identify the most responsible triggering risk factors in individuals without comorbidities, as well as potential prognostic factors. A notable field of research has been conducted on the role of smoking, which has been initially hypothesized as being a protective factor for Covid-19....

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Published
2020-07-15
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COVID-19 - Collection of articles on the Coronavirus outbreak
Keywords:
Covid-19, smoking habit
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How to Cite
Carratù, P., Boffi, R., Dragonieri, S., Munarini, E., Veronese, C., & Portincasa, P. (2020). Covid-19 and ex-smokers: an underestimated prognostic factor?. Monaldi Archives for Chest Disease, 90(3). https://doi.org/10.4081/monaldi.2020.1463