Table 1

Summary of the demographic characteristics of healthy and patients with post-COVID-19 previously admitted to wards and ITU

HealthyWardITU
N304565
Male: female18M : 12F28M : 17F48M : 17F
Age (years)41.7±18.4**54.7±13.155.2±12.1
Height (cm)169±10171±11.2169.9±10.3
Weight (kg)73.7±13.4**92.6±22.895.3±21.3
BMI (kg/m2)25.8±4.3**31.7±6.833±6.6
 Underweight2 (6.6%)1 (2%)0 (0%)
 Normal9 (30%)4 (9%)4 (6%)
 Overweight14 (46.6%)16 (36%)19 (31%)
 Obese5 (16.6%)24 (53%)*39 (63%)**
Smoking history
 Current0 (0%)2 (4.4%)1 (1.5%)
 Ex5 (16.67%)14 (31.1%)13 (23%)
 Never25 (83.33%)29 (64.4%)31 (75.3%)
  • *p<0.05, **p<0.01.

  • All data are presented as mean±SD, or number (percentage) with p<0.05 considered significant.

  • BMI, body mass index; ITU, intensive therapy unit.