Table 1

Patient baseline demographics (COVID-19 cohort)

Characteristicn=93
Gender, male (%)61 (65.6)
Age, median years (IQR)59 (54–67)
Obesity (%)30 (32.3)
Black and minority ethnic (%)4 (4.3)
Smoking (%)7 (7.5)
Comorbidities
Hypertension (without complications) (%)36 (38.7)
Cardiovascular disease (%)11 (11.8)
Respiratory disease (%)28 (30.1)
Endocrine (including diabetes) (%)23 (24.7)
Liver (%)1 (1.1)
Gastrointestinal (%)12 (12.9)
Mental health (%)12 (12.9)
Presence of multimorbidity (2 or more comorbidities) (%)47 (51.1)
Hospital length of stay, median, days (IQR)22 (12–55.7)
Critical care length of stay, median, days (IQR)11.1 (5–25.3)
Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II Score, median (IQR)15 (10–20)
Invasive ventilation (%)63 (67.7)
Continuous positive airway pressure ventilation (never received invasive ventilation) (%)16 (17.2)
Continuous positive airway pressure ventilation (also received invasive ventilation) (%)11 (11.8)
Renal replacement therapy (%)18 (19.4)
Advanced cardiovascular support (%)35 (37.6)
Proned (%)36 (38.7)
Socioeconomic status: (SIMD category)
1 (most deprived)30 (32.3)
219 (20.4)
320 (21.5)
48 (8.6)
5 (least deprived)16 (17.2)
Employment status before admission
Employed (%)67 (72)
Unemployed (%)6 (6.5)
Retired (%)17 (18.3)
Unknown3 (3.2)
  • SIMD, Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation.