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Antivirals and immunosuppressive drugs are treatment for COVID-19 but concerns remain on COVID-19 related drug adverse events. The aim of this research project is to assess the long-term effectiveness of antivirals and immunosuppressants used among COVID-19 patients who were discharged from hospitals in Hong Kong. Investigated drugs will be lopinavir-ritonavir, interferon-beta-1b, ribavirin, remdesivir, systemic steroid, and antirheumatic agents.
Dr CKH Wong, Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy
Dr Carlos Wong is the Assistant Professor of the Department of Pharmacology and Pharmacy & Department of Family Medicine and Primary Care. His current research interests are pharmacoepidemiology, and health services research, particularly retrospective administrative database research and cost-effectiveness analysis of health care interventions.
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