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Older Patients with Pneumonia Due to COVID-19: Evaluation of Complications

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The SARS-COV-2 pandemic period has been very difficult for elderly patients. COVID-19 pneumonia in older patients has caused an increased mortality rate, especially for complications such as acute respiratory failure, ARDS, acute kidney and cardiac injury, and superinfections.

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Vargas, N., Fabbo, A., Esquinas, A.M. (2023). Older Patients with Pneumonia Due to COVID-19: Evaluation of Complications. In: Acute Geriatric Care: from Hospital to Territorial Charge. Springer, Cham. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-031-48813-9_9

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