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Burden of COVID-19 In Kentuckiana


Defining the Burden of COVID-19 in the Kentuckiana Area: Incidence, Epidemiology & Clinical Outcomes of Patients with COVID-19

2020: University of Louisville Journal of Respiratory Infections

Author: Julio A. Ramirez


Rationale: Early evaluation of the burden of disease that COVID-19 may produce in a community is critical to appropriately allocate resources for COVID-19 prevention and treatment.

Objective: The primary objective of this study is to define the incidence, epidemiology, and clinical outcomes of patients with COVID-19 in the Louisville, Kentucky and southern Indiana region (Kentuckiana) of the USA.

Methods: This will be a retrospective observational study of patients in the Kentuckiana region with the diagnosis of COVID-19.

Full Publication

Read the full publication at: https://ir.library.louisville.edu/jri/vol4/iss1/4/