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Predicting critical illness among patients hospitalized with COVID-19

JAMA Internal Medicine

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What The Study Did: A clinical risk assessment tool developed in China was tested with a group of patients in Spain to evaluate its ability to predict critical illness among patients hospitalized with COVID-19 in Europe.

Authors: Oscar Moreno-Perez, M.D., Ph.D., of the Alicante General University Hospital-Alicante Institute of Sanitary and Biomedical Research in Alicante, Spain, is the corresponding author.

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(doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.0491)

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