COVIP Study Group's scientific contributions

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Aims: Chronic heart failure (CHF) is a major risk factor for mortality in coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). This prospective international multicentre study investigates the role of pre-existing CHF on clinical outcomes of critically ill old (≥70 years) intensive care patients with COVID-19. Methods and results: Patients with pre-existing CHF...


... The median duration of stay in the ICU in our study was 9 days (10.5 for survivors, 9 for non-survivors) which was longer than in the ICNARC dataset (5 days for both survivors and non-survivors) 3 , but similar to that of reported by others 10,15 . Regarding treatment modalities our data suggest that patients in general were treated more-or-less according to international recommendations. ...