Early identification of pneumonia patients at increased risk of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus infection in Saudi Arabia
作者: Anwar E. AhmedHamdan Al-JahdaliAbeer N. AlshukairiMody AlaqeelSalma S. SiddiqHanan AlsaabEzzeldin A. SakrHamed A. AlyahyaMunzir M. AlandonisiAlaa T. SubedarNouf M. AloudahSalim BaharoonMajid A. AlsalamahSameera Al JohaniMohammed G. Alghamdi
作者单位: 1King Abdullah International Medical Research Center (KAIMRC), King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences (KSAU-HS), King Abdulaziz Medical City (KAMC), Ministry of National Guard – Health Affairs, Riyadh 11426, Saudi Arabia
2King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
3King Fahad General Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
4King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
刊名: International Journal of Infectious Diseases, 2018, Vol.70 , pp.51-56
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijid.2018.03.005
关键词: PneumoniaMERS-CoV case definitionsEarly diagnosisSaudi Arabia
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)Background(#br)The rapid and accurate identification of individuals who are at high risk of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection remains a major challenge for the medical and scientific communities. The aim of this study was to develop and validate a risk prediction model for the screening of suspected cases of MERS-CoV infection in patients who have developed pneumonia.(#br)Methods(#br)A two-center, retrospective case–control study was performed. A total of 360 patients with confirmed pneumonia who were evaluated for MERS-CoV infection by real-time reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (rRT-PCR) between September 1, 2012 and June 1, 2016 at King Abdulaziz Medical City in Riyadh and King Fahad General Hospital in Jeddah, were included....
全文获取路径: Elsevier  (合作)
影响因子:2.357 (2012)

  • pneumonia 肺炎
  • infection 感染
  • increased 增加
  • identification 辨认
  • Middle 中级牌黄麻
  • syndrome 症候群
  • coronavirus 冠形病毒
  • respiratory 呼吸过程
  • prediction 预报
  • developed 开发