Early evidence of pronounced brain involvement in fatal COVID-19 outcomes

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Early evidence of pronounced brain involvement in fatal COVID-19 outcomes

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The first cases of COVID-19 in Germany were confirmed in the greater Munich area and isolated in our hospital. Subsequently, more than 690 patients were admitted for inpatient care, 103 of whom were transferred to the intensive care unit (ICU). 63 patients died in hospital. 587 patients recovered and were discharged.

Date Last Updated (Year-Month-Day)

2020-06-04

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von Weyhern, Claus Hann, Ines Kaufmann, Frauke Neff, and Marcus Kremer. 2020. "Early evidence of pronounced brain involvement in fatal COVID-19 outcomes." The Lancet.

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