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Increased COVID-19 Risk for Adults with Intellectual and/Or Developmental Disability Living in Residential Group Homes   [open pdf - 0B]

From the Document: "Individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) may be at a higher risk of severe COVID-19 [coronavirus disease 2019] outcomes due to their higher prevalence of pre-existing health conditions. A disproportionate percentage of this adult population resides in congregate settings,such as residential group homes, further increasing their risk of contracting COVID-19 and experiencing severe outcomes, including death. [...] [W]e report differences in COVID-19 outcomes between people with IDD living in residential group homes and the overall population of New York State."

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Lerner Center Data Slice No. 23
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2020-06-29
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Syracuse University Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion
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Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion: https://lernercenter.syr.edu/
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