Study of #COVID19 & MIS-C mortality in persons aged <21 years in the US. At 31 July, 121 deaths were reported (15 attributable to MIS-C). 75% had >=1 underlying medical condition. Asthma (28%), obesity (27%) & cardiovascular conditions (18%) most common.
OMG, the virus is killing young Hispanics, African Americans, Native Americans. Maybe this is why White House started on a path to alter or suppress ⁦
On ~390,000 Americans <21 years old with #COVID19: a new report on the 121 deaths No data on #LongCovid which particularly affects young, even mild cases
Few deaths in those <21 yrs infected with #COVID19 in the USA. 391,814 cases & 121 deaths. Disproportionately ⬆️deaths in: *Underlying medical conditions (75%) *Hispanic, non-Hispanic Black and non-Hispanic American Indian/Alaskan Native persons (78%)
A new report found that 121 people under 21 years of age died of #COVID19 from February–July 2020. 3 out of 4 deaths occurred among Black, Hispanic, and American Indian/Alaska Native persons. Learn more:
SARS-CoV-2–Associated Deaths Among Persons Aged 21 Years ... via . Among deaths < 21 years-old, 10% were infants and 70% aged 10-20 years. Hispanic, Blacks & American-Indian/Alaska Natives accounted for 78% of deaths.
Erm........ perhaps this explains the widely reported pressure to alter the upcoming (now released) #MMWR findings. My basement-level expectations continue to be shattered... #COVID19
#SARSCoV2 Associated Deaths Among Persons Aged <21 Years—U.S. 👉 75% of decedents from minority groups 👉 More prevalent in males 👉 ~50% = 18-20 👉 75% of decedents had at least 1 underlying condition Link: [Authors Linked Below] #COVID19 #IDTwitter
Among 121 SARS-CoV-2 deaths in kids <21 years by July 31, 10% were infants and 70% were aged 10–20 yrs. Hispanic, non-Hispanic Black, Native persons accounted for 94 (78%) of these deaths; 33% of deaths occurred outside of a hospital.
"Among 121 SARS-CoV-2–associated deaths among persons aged <21 years reported to CDC...Hispanic, non-Hispanic Black and non-Hispanic American Indian/Alaskan Native persons accounted for 94 (78%) of these deaths." 𝟳𝟴%.
Of the 121 COVID-19 deaths among those aged under 21 years reported to CDC by July 31, 2020: "Hispanic, non-Hispanic Black and non-Hispanic American Indian/Alaskan Native persons accounted for 94 (78%) of these deaths" ‼️‼️‼️
121 #COVID19 Deaths Among Persons Aged <21 Years in United States, between February and July
CDC reports that 121 kids under the age of 21 have died from Covid. They died between 6 to 24 days after showing symptoms (median was 11 days). But the most disturbing data is the breakdown by race
New report from CDC: 121 children under 21 died from #COVID19 between Feb-July. They were: - 63% male - 70% between 10-20 - 45% Hispanic - 29% non-Hispanic Black - 75% underlying conditions
College and high school kids -- you are not immune from ths. SARS-CoV-2–Associated Deaths Among Persons Aged 21 Years ... via
Data from US: COVID-19 deaths in those aged <21 years increasing. 78% ethnic minority Similar to what we are seeing in UK with higher positive cases in young & now increasing admissions We really need to get the messaging to the younger population
Disparities in #COVID19 mortality in pts < 21yo. 🔸Among all deaths; 45% were Hispanic, 29% were Black, 4% were American Indian or Alaska Native (AI/AN), and 4% were Asian 🔸We need to remove systemic barriers that contribute to health disparities