Diabetes and COVID-19

  • 1.  ADA Podcast on COVID-19

    Posted 04-01-2020 14:22
    Edited by Jennifer Maizel 04-01-2020 14:24

    Hi everyone,

    ADA recently released a special edition Diabetes Core Update podcast focused on COVID-19. Listen to it here.

    The following articles are discussed:

    • Characteristics of and Important Lessons From the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Outbreak in China: Summary of a Report of 72 314 Cases From the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Wu Z, McGoogan JM. JAMA. Published online February 24, 2020. doi:10.1001/jama.2020.2648

    • Clinical course and risk factors for mortality of adult inpatients with COVID-19 in Wuhan, China: a retrospective cohort study. Zhou et al. The Lancet, In Press. Available online 11 March 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0140-6736(20)30566-3

    • Are patients with hypertension and diabetes mellitus at increased risk for COVID-19 infection? Fang et al. The Lancet, In Press. Available online 11 March 2020. https://doi.org/10.1016/S2213-2600(20)30116-8

    Best regards,


    Jennifer Maizel, MPH, CHES
    Senior Manager, Professional Engagement
    American Diabetes Association