What The Study Did: Researchers evaluated whether receiving by injection the monoclonal antibodies casirivimab and imdevimab was associated with reduced hospitalization and death compared with nontreatment among patients with COVID-19 and whether outcomes were similar if administered by injection or intravenously. Administration by injection could expand outpatient treatment capacity but its effectiveness is unknown.
Authors: Erin K. McCreary, Pharm.D., of the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, is the corresponding author.
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