Vol 5, No 2 (2020)
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Arterial hypertension and outcomes of COVID-19 — evidence from meta-analysis

Jacek Smereka1, Krzysztof Jerzy Filipiak2, Łukasz Szarpak3, Ishag Adam4, Anna Abelson5, Miłosz Jarosław Jaguszewski6
Medical Research Journal 2020;5(2):132-133.


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