Persistent Symptoms in Patients After Acute COVID-19

JAMA. 2020 Aug 11;324(6):603-605. doi: 10.1001/jama.2020.12603.

Abstract

This case series describes COVID-19 symptoms persisting a mean of 60 days after onset among Italian patients previously discharged from COVID-19 hospitalization.

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Arthralgia / etiology*
  • Betacoronavirus*
  • Chest Pain / etiology
  • Coronavirus Infections / complications*
  • Dyspnea / etiology*
  • Fatigue / etiology*
  • Female
  • Follow-Up Studies
  • Humans
  • Italy
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Pandemics
  • Pneumonia, Viral / complications*
  • Symptom Assessment

Supplementary concepts

  • COVID-19
  • severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2