Older Adults With Coronavirus Disease 2019: A Nationwide Study in Turkey


EŞME M. , KOCA M. , Dikmeer A., Balci C. , Ata N., DOĞU B. B. , ...More

JOURNALS OF GERONTOLOGY SERIES A-BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES AND MEDICAL SCIENCES, vol.76, no.3, 2021 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 76 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.1093/gerona/glaa219
  • Title of Journal : JOURNALS OF GERONTOLOGY SERIES A-BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES AND MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Keywords: COVID-19, Infection, Nationwide, Risk factors, COVID-19

Abstract

Background: A novel coronavirus (severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 [SARS-CoV-2]) occurred in China in December 2019 and has spread globally. In this study, we aimed to describe the clinical characteristics and outcomes of hospitalized older adults with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in Turkey.