Severity of COVID-19 among residents in aged care facilities in Victoria, Australia: A retrospective cohort study comparing the Delta and Omicron epidemic periods

January 19, 2023

During the COVID-19 pandemic, no country with widespread community transmission has avoided outbreaks or deaths in Residential Aged Care Facilities (RACFs). As RACFs residents are at high risk of morbidity and mortality from COVID-19, understanding disease severity risk factors is imperative.