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Covid-19 death rate among people in prison three times higher than public

17 March 2021

People in prisons are at an increased risk of Covid-19 - with a death rate over three times higher than that of the general population - and should be made a vaccine priority, finds a study led by Dr Isobel Braithwaite (UCL Institute of Health Informatics).

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