A population-based retrospective closed cohort study to determine the incident risk of COVID-19 infection in women with PCOS in comparison to women without PCOS was conducted in The Health Improvement Network (THIN) database. THIN is an anonymized longitudinal primary care electronic medical records database from 365 active general practices in the UK. The records include patient demographics data, symptoms, diagnoses, drug prescriptions, physical measurements and laboratory test results. Symptoms and diagnoses are recorded using Read codes, a hierarchical coding system (23). We have previously conducted studies examining long-term outcomes of women with PCOS using the THIN database (15, 24).

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