The prognosis of COVID-19 positive patients at the primary health care


Discovering the determining factors in the COVID-19 prognosis to fight the pandemic

Research description:

  • Title: “Determinants in the prognosis of COVID-19 positive patients diagnosed at the primary health care: a cohort study”
  • Principal Investigator: Carles Brotons
  • Co-Investigators: Patricia Montenegro, Irene Moral, Alba Aguado, Roger Codinachs, Lluis Cuixart, Xavier Farrés
  • Centers where the study will be implemented: Unitat de Recerca de la Unitat Docent de Medicina Familiar i Comunitària UDACEBA, related to the Institut d’Investigacions Biomèdiques Sant Pau. EAP Sardenya, EAP Sagrada Família, EAP Gaudí, EAP Dreta Eixample, EAP Vic, EAP Centelles

Objectives of the research:

  • Principal Objective: Evaluate the prognosis one year after positive COVID-19 diagnosis for patients monitored by the primary health care.
  • Secondary Objective: Evaluate the determining factors in a bad prognosis. Start a follow-up cohort for COVID-19 patients with the idea of expanding it in the future.

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