Template:COVID Risk Factors

COVID-19 Risk Factors for Severe Disease [1]

  • Epidemiological (Catagory 1)
    • Age>55
    • Chronic diseases - Pulmonary, CKD, DM (A1C>7.6%), HTN, CV disease, Obesity
    • Transplant/Immunosuppressed patients
    • Patients taking monoclonal antibodies or biologics
    • HIV (CD4<200 or unknown)
  • Vital signs (Catagory 2)
    • RR>24
    • HR>120
    • SpO2<94 on RA
    • PaO2/FiO2<300mmHg
  • Labs (Catagory 3)
    • D-dimer>1000 ng/mL
    • CPK>2x upper limit
    • CRP>100
    • LDH>245 U/L
    • Elevated Troponin
    • Absolute lymphocyte count <800/mcL
    • Ferritin>500mcg/L
  • Massachusetts General Hospital COVID-19 Treatment Guide Version 1.36 04/05/2020. https://www.massgeneral.org/assets/MGH/pdf/news/coronavirus/mass-general-COVID-19-treatment-guidance.pdf. Published 2020. Accessed April 8, 2020.