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Mortality associated with COVID-19 outbreaks in care homes: early international evidence

Adelina Comas-Herrera, Joseba Zalakaín, Elizabeth Lemmon, David Henderson, Charles Litwin, Amy T. Hsu, Andrea E. Schmidt, Greg Arling, Florien Kruse and Jose-Luis Fernández

Last updated: 1st February, 2021

Key findings (1st February 2021)

Comparison of COVID-19 related deaths per 100 care home population with COVID-19 related deaths per 100,000 community-based (non-care home) population
Data sources are in the report (see file above)

Suggested citation:

Comas-Herrera A, Zalakaín J, Lemmon E, Henderson D, Litwin C, Hsu AT, Schmidt AE, Arling G, Kruse F and Fernández J-L (2020) Mortality associated with COVID-19 in care homes: international evidence. Article in LTCcovid.org, International Long-Term Care Policy Network, CPEC-LSE, 1st February 2021.

Previous versions of this report are available here: