Diaphragm Pathology in Critically Ill Patients With COVID-19

JAMA Internal Medicine

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What The Study Did: The aim of this study was to investigate the association of severe COVID-19 with the respiratory muscles in critically ill patients and compare the findings with those who had been critically ill without COVID-19.

Author: Coen Ottenheijm, Ph.D., of Amsterdam UMC in The Netherlands, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.6278)

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