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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of the 106 patients with COVID-19 admitted to the RICU

From: Role of respiratory intermediate care units during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic

Demographics  
Age mean (SD) 66 ± 12
Gender male (%) 76 (72%)
Mean body weight, kg mean (SD) 83 ± 17
Body mass index, kg/m2 mean (SD) 29 ± 6
Comorbidity  
Systemic arterial hypertension 57 (54%)
Dyslipidemia 30 (28%)
Cardiovascular disease 20 (19%)
Chronic obstructive pulmonary Disease 16(15%)
Diabetes 14 (13%)
Chronic renal failure 14 (13%)
Obstructive sleep apnea 10 (9%)
Cerebrovascular disease 7 (6.6%)
Cancer history 6 (6%)
Organ transplantation 5(5%)
Asthma 3(3%)
Previous treatment  
Statins 19(18%)
Angiotensin II receptor blockers 9 (8.4%)
Source of admission to RICU  
Intensive care unit (step-down) 65 (61%)
COVID-19 ward (step-up) 27 (26%)
Emergency room (step-up) 14 (13%)
  1. Data is presented as mean (SD) or number of patients (%)