CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 · Journal of Cardiac Critical Care TSS 2020; 04(01): 40-46
DOI: 10.1055/s-0040-1710401
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Management of Coronavirus 2019

Chitra Mehta
1  Department of Critical Care, Medanta Institute of Critical Care and Anesthesiology, Medanta - the Medicity, Gurugram, Haryana, India
,
Sushila Kataria
2  Department of Internal Medicine, Medanta - the Medicity, Gurugram, Haryana, India
,
Yatin Mehta
1  Department of Critical Care, Medanta Institute of Critical Care and Anesthesiology, Medanta - the Medicity, Gurugram, Haryana, India
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Abstract

Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) disease is the most recent global public health problem. It is caused by SARS-CoV-2 (severe acute respiratory syndrome related coronavirus 2), which is a RNA virus with a high mutation rate, belonging to the genus Coronavirus. The objective of this communication is to provide an initial understanding regarding pathophysiology, clinical manifestations, management, and prevention of this devastating disease.



Publication History

Publication Date:
24 April 2020 (online)

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