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ICMR plans to set up registry of hospitalised COVID-19 patients


The ICMR in collaboration with the Health Ministry and the AIIMS is planning to set up the National Clinical Registry which will help researchers and policy makers understand effectiveness of investigational therapies, adverse effects taking place and generate evidence for improving the treatment of COVID-19 patients.

“The aim is to collect data of the hospitalised COVID-19 patients like clinical and laboratory features, their demographics, comorbidities, treatment outcomes, complications?in all age groups among others,” officials said. (Representational image: IE)

A registry of hospitalised COVID-19 patients across the country is being mooted to collect real time data which will help improve ...


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