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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics of MERS-Cov cases by final outcome (n = 44)

From: Role of chest radiograph in MERS-Cov pneumonia: a single tertiary referral center experience in the United Arab Emirates

Characteristics Disease outcome p value*
Deceased (%) Recovered (%)
Frequency 6 (13.6) 38 (86.3)  
Age
 Mean (SD) 59.8 (14.02) 41.16 (13.36)  
 Median (IQR) 64.5 (26) 41 (21) 0.008
Gender, M:F ratio 5:01 23:15 0.65
Mechanical ventilation duration
 Mean (SD) 10.17 (13.66) 0.76 (3.18)  
 Median (IQR) 4.5 (2) 0 (0) <0.001
Hospitalization days
 Mean (SD) 40.33 (83.14) 4.76 (4.60)  
 Median (IQR) 6.5 (5) 3 (3) 0.0123
  1. *The Fisher exact test for categorical variables and the Mann-Whitney U test for continuous variables were used for association/comparison between the groups