Case 18-2020: A 73-Year-Old Man with Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure and Cardiac Dysfunction

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Case 18-2020: A 73-Year-Old Man with Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure and Cardiac Dysfunction

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Dr. Lila M. Martin: A 73-year-old man was transferred to the intensive care unit (ICU) of an academic health center in Boston for acute hypoxemic respiratory failure in March 2020, during the pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), the disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2).

Date Last Updated (Year-Month-Day)

2020-06-11

Citation

Kazi, Dhruv S., Lila M. Martin, Diana Litmanovich, Duane S. Pinto, Kevin J. Clerkin, Peter J. Zimetbaum, and David M. Dudzinski. 2020. "Case 18-2020: A 73-Year-Old Man with Hypoxemic Respiratory Failure and Cardiac Dysfunction." New England Journal of Medicine 382 (24):2354-64.

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