Review Article
Volume 9 Issue 11 - 2020
Management of Critical Cases of COVID-19 Infection
Khaled Mohamed Elsharkawy1*, Ziyad Naser AlGhamdi2, Naif Matar Alotaibi3, Jamal Sharaf Alzahrani4, Bashayer Mousa Aseeri5, Uthman Abdullah Alghamdi3, Khalid A ALNouri6, Raghad Adel Alrowithi7, Rawan Asim Zagzoog8, Sultan Sameer Alhunbusi9 and Lujain Hani Natto8
1Critical Care Specialist, King Abdulaziz Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
2King Abdulaziz Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
3Prince Sultan Military Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
4King Abdulaziz Hospital, Mecca, Saudi Arabia
5King Saud bin Abdulaziz for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
6King Abdulaziz University Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
7Ibn Sina National College for Medical Studies, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
8Alnoor Specialist Hospital, Mecca, Saudi Arabia
9King Abdulaziz Specialist Hospital, Taif, Saudi Arabia
*Corresponding Author: Khaled Mohamed Elsharkawy, Critical Care Specialist, King Abdulaziz Hospital, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Received: October 02, 2020; Published: October 19, 2020


Background: Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is the third coronavirus infection in two decades that was eventually described in Asia, after severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) and Middle East respiratory syndrome (MERS).

Aim: In this review, we will look into the epidemiology, clinical manifestation of severe cases, and management of critical cases of COVID-19 infection.

Conclusion: More research should be conducted in area of critical management of COVID-19 cases to decrease mortality rate as the virus continues to spread. Up-to-date, evidence-based recommendations for acute treatment of COVID-19 are important to steer clinicians in a rapidly emerging pandemic. When fresh research arises, it is important those existing and future therapeutic choices are constantly re-evaluated in order to ensure the best available service in such extraordinary circumstances.

Key words: COVID-19 Viral Infection; Management Severe Cases of COVID-19; Symptoms of Severe Cases of COVID-19; Corona Virus Management


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