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Table 1 MERS-CoV patients’ characteristics, December 2, 2014 - November 12, 2016

From: The predictors of 3- and 30-day mortality in 660 MERS-CoV patients

Characteristics Number Percent
Elderly 259 39.2
Male gender 452 68.6
Saudi nationality 466 70.6
Healthcare worker 105 15.9
Pre-existing illness 264 68.6
Symptomatic 621 94.4
Severity illness 276 41.9
Source of infections
 Camels 274 41.6
 Household contact 44 6.7
 Hospital-acquired infections 84 12.8
 Unknown 256 38.9
Region
 Central 425 64.4
 East 101 15.3
 South 48 7.3
 West/North 86 13
Outcome measures
 Overall mortality 197 29.8
 3-day mortality 91 13.8
 30-day mortality 187 28.3