Why might the COVID19 case fatality rate be higher among people with intellectual and development disabilities?
COVID-19, Coronavirus, Intellectual disability, developmental disability, death certificates
Disability Studies | Other Public Health
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The authors would like to thank Professor Shannon Monnat for editorial and substantive feedback on this brief and Professor Madonna Harrington Meyer for finding and sending reports on disability and COVID-19.
Stevens, Dalton and Landes, Scott D., "Potential Impacts of COVID-19 on Individuals with Intellectual and Developmental Disability: A Call for Accurate Cause of Death Reporting" (2020). Lerner Center for Public Health Promotion: Population Health Research Brief Series. 57.
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