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Effect of tocilizumab in adults hospitalized with COVID-19 with moderate or severe pneumonia

JAMA Internal Medicine

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What The Study Did: This randomized clinical trial assessed whether tocilizumab improves outcomes of patients hospitalized with moderate-to-severe COVID-19 pneumonia compared to usual care.

Authors: Olivier Hermine, M.D., Ph.D., of the Université de Paris, is the corresponding author.

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(doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.6820)

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