Clinical Characteristics and Short-Term Outcomes of Patients with Severe COVID-19

Authors

  • Morteza Mousavi-Hasanzadeh1 , Alireza Kamali2 , Fatemeh Safi3 , Hossein Sarmadian4 , Amir Almasi-Hashiani5

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i1.13805

Keywords:

COVID-19,Arak, Laboratory findings, Vital signs

Abstract

We Report the demographic characteristics, laboratory findings, vital signs and outcomes of 19 laboratoryconfirmed COVID-19 patients who admitted to ICU; from 15 Feb to 15 March 2020 in Arak, Markazi
Province, Iran. Data showed that the most common laboratory findings on first day of ICU admission, were
leukocytosis (52.6%), neutrophilia (73.6%), lymphopenia (100%), anemia (100%), hyperglycemia (78.95),
increased levels of INR (100%); AST (66.66%), ALT (50%) and LDH (100%). 36.36% and 45.45% of
patients had elevated total and direct bilirubin, respectively but all of patients had normal range of ALK-p
(Table 1). In term of vital signs (3 first days); SBP, DBP and PR did not have significant changes but O2
saturation increased from 82.9 % to 93 % and the number of mechanical ventilated patients increased from
36.8% to 73.3%

Author Biography

Morteza Mousavi-Hasanzadeh1 , Alireza Kamali2 , Fatemeh Safi3 , Hossein Sarmadian4 , Amir Almasi-Hashiani5

1
Researcher, Student Research Committee, Faculty of Medicine, Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, Iran,
2Associate Professor , Departments of Anesthesiology and Critical Care, Arak University of Medical Sciences,
Arak, Iran, 3Associate Professor , Department of Radiology, School of Medicine, Arak University of Medical
Sciences, Arak, IR Iran, 4
Associate Professor , Department of Infectious Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Arak
University of Medical Sciences, Arak, Iran,5Associate Professor , Department of Epidemiology, School of Health,
Arak University of Medical Sciences, Arak, Iran

Published

2020-12-31

How to Cite

Morteza Mousavi-Hasanzadeh1 , Alireza Kamali2 , Fatemeh Safi3 , Hossein Sarmadian4 , Amir Almasi-Hashiani5. (2020). Clinical Characteristics and Short-Term Outcomes of Patients with Severe COVID-19. Indian Journal of Forensic Medicine & Toxicology, 15(1), 2691-2694. https://doi.org/10.37506/ijfmt.v15i1.13805