Is the Presence of a Typical Triad of COVID-19 Symptoms (Cough, Dyspnea, and Fever) Enough to Make a Decision About Diagnostic Testing? From the Perspective of an Emergency Department

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Keleş A., Alkaş G., Kılıçaslan İ., Aslaner M. A. , Bildik F., Demircan A., ...More

Gazi Medical Journal, vol.32, no.4, pp.541-546, 2021 (Scopus) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.12996/gmj.2021.122
  • Journal Name: Gazi Medical Journal
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus, Academic Search Premier
  • Page Numbers: pp.541-546
  • Keywords: COVID-19 diagnosis, signs and symptoms, emergency service, CORONAVIRUS
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes


Objective: The aim of this study is to show the consistence between the recommended guidelines regarding the triad of symptoms-cough, dyspnea, and fever-and the diagnosis of COVID-19.