Hydroxychloroquine shortages 'hit patient health'

Up to a quarter of rheumatology patients were disadvantaged in some regions, a global survey suggests

AusDoc brings you the latest news from the American College of Rheumatology virtual congress 2020.

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Shortages of hydroxychloroquine and chloroquine early in the COVID-19 pandemic led to 6% of rheumatology patients on the medications being unable to obtain them, which measurably affected their health, a study shows.

Speaking to delegates at the ACR Convergence, the virtual congress of the American College of Rheumatology, Emily Sirotich