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Table 1 Clinical and travel characteristics of 93 patients with possible MERS-CoV infection hospitalized during 2013–2016

From: Clinical management of respiratory syndrome in patients hospitalized for suspected Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus infection in the Paris area from 2013 to 2016

Characteristics  
Sex ratio M/F 49/44
  Median (IQR)
Age (year) 63.4 (56–71.6)
Temperature (°C) 38.4 (37.2–39)
Systolic blood pressure (mm Hg) 133 (120–148.5)
Diastolic blood pressure (mm Hg) 77 (66.5–83.5)
Heart rate (beats/min) 91 (81.5–108-5)
Respiratory frequency/min 20 (18–24)
Oxygen saturation 96 (93–98)
NYHA score 2 (1–3)
Duration of travel (days) 6.5 (4–12)
Time of illness (days) median (IQR) 6.5 (4–12)
Reason for travel N %
 Pilgrimage 74 79.6
 Business 4 4.3
 Tourism 11 11.8
 Resident 4 4.3
Duration of travel (days) 23 (17–27)
  1. New York Heart Association (NYHA) Functional Classification, KSA Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, UAE United Arab Emirates