In this review: Physical inactivity is associated with a higher risk for severe COVID-19 outcomes: a study in 48,440 adult patients (British Journal of Sports Medicine)
Physical Inactivity Linked to Higher Risk for Severe COVID-19 Outcomes
A study of 48,440 patients finds that patients who were sedentary were more likely to experience hospitalization or death.
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