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Nationwide Incidence and Outcomes of Patients With Coronavirus Disease 2019 Requiring Intensive Care in Iceland

From Critical Care Medicine.

In this study from Iceland, which had early adoption of widespread testing, the authors report a lower overall ratio of ICU admissions for coronavirus disease 2019 among severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 positive patients and a lower hospital mortality for patients treated in the ICU for coronavirus disease 2019 compared with initial reports from Italy and China.

Authors:

Kristinsson B, Kristinsdottir LB, Blondal AT, et al.


Estimated Time: 10:24 min

Categories: Epidemiology-Outcomes, Disaster,
Content Type: Articles,