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Table 1 Clinical outcome of our study cohort

From: Evaluation of patients with respiratory infections during the first pandemic wave in Germany: characteristics of COVID-19 versus non-COVID-19 patients

Characteristics
n (%) if not labelled differently
COVID-19 positive* COVID-19 negative* p-value
Total (n = 72) With pneumonia in CT (n = 61) Total (n = 147) With pneumonia in CT (n = 50) Total With Pneumonia
Clinical course
Hospitalization 67 (93.1) 60 (98.4) 107 (72.8) 45 (90.0) 0.0003 0.089
  Duration of hospitalization in days** (mean ± SEM) 10.4 ± 1.0 11.3 ± 1.1 7.5 ± 0.5 9.8 ± 1.0 0.019 0.404
Admission to ICU 18 (26.9) 18 (30.0) 15 (14.0) 12 (26.7) 0.047 0.828
  Hospitalization to ICU in days (mean ± SEM) 1.8 ± 0.6 1.8 ± 0.6 1.7 ± 0.8 1.9 ± 0.9 0.474 0.500
  Duration of intensive care in days** (mean ± SEM) 10.6 ± 2.3 10.6 ± 2.3 7.3 ± 1.5 8.0 ± 1.6 0.367 0.550
Outcome
 Discharged 53 (79.1) 46 (76.7) 93 (86.9) 37 (82.2)   
 Still hospitalized*** 11 (16.4) 11 (18.3) 11 (10.3) 6 (13.3)   
 Dead 3 (4.5) 3 (5.0) 3 (2.8) 2 (4.4)   
No hospitalization 5 (6.9) 1 (1.6) 40 (27.2) 5 (10.0)   
  1. *based on the result in RT-PCR for SARS-CoV-2; **number of patients for whom the values were available; **in patients who are already discharged from hospital or at least intensive care unit (ICU); ***on April 27 2020
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