Case series: Failure of imaging & biochemical markers to capture disease progression in COVID-19
DepartmentThoracic Medicine and Surgery
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AbstractWe report four individuals admitted for acute respiratory failure due to COVID-19 who demonstrated significant clinical improvement prior to discharge and subsequently were readmitted with worsening respiratory failure, elevated inflammatory markers and worsening chest imaging. We propose a multi-disciplinary discharge criterion to establish a safer discharge process including trending inflammatory markers, daily imaging and pursuing follow up CT chest, particularly in individuals with significant morbidities and health disparities.
CitationZ. Dorey-Stein, C.N. Myers, M. Kumaran, et al., Case series: Failure of imaging & biochemical markers to capture disease progression in COVID-19, Respiratory Medicine Case Reports 31 (2020) 101227.
Citation to related workElsevier
Has partRespiratory Medicine Case Reports, Vol. 31, 2020, 101227
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