High blood pressure increases the risk of a severe course in infections with SARS-CoV-2, Universitätsklinikum Mannheim GmbH, press release

Patients infected with SARS-CoV-2 who suffer from high blood pressure (hypertension) have a significantly higher risk of a severe course of the virus disease than patients with normal blood pressure. One reason for the unfavorable courses compared to the normal population seems to be peculiarities in the immune system of the respiratory system. A study … Read more