The factors predicting pneumonia in COVID-19 patients: preliminary results from a university hospital in Turkey


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Özger H. S. , Aysert Yıldız P., Gaygısız Ü., Uğraş Dikmen A., Demirbaş Gülmez Z., Yıldız M., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.50, no.8, pp.1810-1816, 2020 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 50 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.3906/sag-2005-385
  • Journal Name: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, Academic Search Premier, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, MEDLINE, Veterinary Science Database, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.1810-1816
  • Keywords: COVID-19, pneumonia, predicting factors
  • Gazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background/aim: Pneumonia is the most serious clinical presentation of COVID-19. This study aimed to determine the demographic, clinical, and laboratory findings that can properly predict COVID-19 pneumonia.