Editors: Sanjay Kumar Bhadada, Neeraj Mittal, Om Prakash Katare, Varun Garg

COVID-19: Effects in Comorbidities and Special Populations

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Printed Copy: US $87
Library License: US $316
ISBN: 978-981-5036-37-4 (Print)
ISBN: 978-981-5036-36-7 (Online)
Year of Publication: 2022
DOI: 10.2174/97898150363671220101


Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has affected millions of people across the world. Clinicians and scientists across the globe need all the information of this pandemic on one platform. Today, it is also necessary to find out the association of COVID-19 with various medical comorbidities, and its effect on vulnerable populations that require special medical attention. This information will be helpful for the management of COVID-19.

COVID-19: Effects in Comorbidities and Special Populations is a concise and visual reference for information about this viral disease and its relationship with different medical conditions. The book provides comprehensive knowledge covering COVID-19 comorbidities (for example, CVD, Diabetes, etc.) and the incidence in specific groups (for example, children and the elderly).

Key Features:

  • - 12 chapters covering several aspects of COVID-19 management, making this a perfect text book for virologists and medical students
  • - Focused and structured description of different effects of COVID-19 in specific patient groups
  • - Multiple tables and figures which summarizes and highlight important points
  • - Multiple choice questions for learners
  • - Detailed list of references, abbreviations and symbols

This book is an essential reference for practicing and training virologists, pulmonologists, medical students and scientists working in research labs, pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries in connection with the control of COVID-19 infection.


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Sanjay Kumar Bhadada, Neeraj Mittal, Varun Garg, O. P. Katare
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List of Contributors

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SARS-CoV-2 and Co-morbidities

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Yara S. Beyh, Riya Sachdeva, K. M.Venkat Narayan, Manoj Bhasin*
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Diabetes Mellitus and COVID-19

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Sanjay Kumar Bhadada*, Rimesh Pal
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COVID-19 and Diabetic Foot

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Ashu Rastogi*
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Gastrointestinal and Hepatobiliary Manifestations of COVID-19

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Rohit Mehtani, Sunil Taneja*
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COVID-19 and Cardiovascular Manifestations

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Ganesh Kasinadhuni Kasinadhuni, Vineela Chikkam, Parminder Singh, Rajesh Vijayvergiya*
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COVID-19 and Hematological Manifestations

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Niranjan Shiwaji Khaire, Nishant Jindal, Pankaj Malhotra*
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COVID-19 And Chronic Kidney Diseases

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Vikas Makkar*, Sudhir Mehta, Suman Sethi, Simran Kaur, P.M. Sohal
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COVID-19 and Pulmonary Diseases

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Kuruswamy Thurai Prasad*
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COVID-19 and Pregnancy

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Alka Sehgal, Neelam Aggarwal*
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Otolaryngological and Ocular Manifestations in COVID-19

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Sandeep Bansal, Kanika Arora, Reema Bansal*
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COVID-19 in Children and Newborn

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Roshan Daniel, Shiv Sajan Saini*
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COVID-19 in the Geriatric Population

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Udit Narang, Ani Abhishek Sharma, Ritin Mohindra, Ashish Bhalla, Vikas Suri*
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Subject Index

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