Key clinical point: COVID-19 status is a greater driver of mortality than upper GI bleeding.
Major finding: Upper GI bleeding development was not associated with increased in-hospital mortality in COVID-19 patients (OR, 1.14; 95% CI, 0.59-2.19).
Study details: Retrospective case-controlled analysis (n = 581).
Disclosures: The authors did not report a funding source. Dr. Ketwaroo has no relevant financial disclosures.
González González R et al. J Clin Gastroenterol. doi: 10.1097/MCG.0000000000001465.