Frail older people and those in deprived areas remain at risk from covid-19, even after vaccinationBMJ 2022; 378 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.o1313 (Published 04 July 2022) Cite this as: BMJ 2022;378:o1313
- Helen Saul, editor in chief1,
- Deniz Gursul, research dissemination manager1,
- Michela Antonelli, senior research fellow2,
- Claire Steves, clinical senior lecturer3
- 1NIHR Centre for Engagement and Dissemination, Twickenham, UK
- 2School of Biomedical Engineering and Imaging Sciences, King’s College London, UK
- 3Department of Twin Research and Genetic Epidemiology, King’s College London, UK
- Correspondence to H Saul
Antonelli M, Penfold RS, Merino J, et al. Risk factors and disease profile of post-vaccination SARS-CoV-2 infection in UK users of the COVID Symptom Study app: a prospective, community-based, nested, case-control study. Lancet Infect Dis 2022;22:1.
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