Clinical Characteristics of COVID-19 Patients at the Wisma Atlet Pademangan, Jakarta


Denni Marvianto, Bara Kharisma, Amelia Fitra Khasanah, Theodora Injang Winedar

 

Wisma Atlet Pademangan, Jakarta Utara, Jakarta

 

ABSTRACT

Background: COVID-19 pandemic has affected more than 200 countries. Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) virus infection can be asymptomatic, mild, or severe. Because of these highly variable manifestations, knowledge of the clinical characteristics of COVID-19 patients can assist in deter­mining appropriate strategies for dealing with COVID-19 in the future. The purpose of this study was to determine the clinical characteristics of COVID-19 patients at Wisma Atlet Pademangan.

Subjects and Method: This was a descriptive study. The variables in this study were clinical characteristics in COVID-19 patients. The population studied were COVID-19 patients who were isolated at Tower 8 Wisma Atlet Pademangan, Jakarta, from November 10, 2020, to December 10, 2020. A total sample of 403 patients was selected for this study. Primary data were collected by using google form. Data were analyzed descriptively.

Results: The results showed 202 COVID-19 patients were asymptomatic (50.1%), 201 with mild symptoms (49.9%). In patients with mild symptoms, myalgia (38.81%) was found, followed by fatigue (37.81%), fever (37.31%), hyposmia (36.32%), headache (36.32%), cough (35.82%), and productive sputum (34.83%).

Conclusion: Half of the patients were asymptomatic or mild symptoms. In patients with mild symptoms, the most common complaint is myalgia. Other symptoms often found in a row are fatigue, fever, headache, hyposmia, and cough.

Keywords: COVID-19, clinical characteristics

Correspondence: Denni Marvianto. Wisma Atlet Pademangan. Pademangan Timur, Pademangan, Jakarta Utara, Jakarta 14410, Indonesia. Email: dennimarvianto@gmail.com. Mobile: 08998­109326.

DOI: https://doi.org/10.26911/AB.Medicine.ICPH.08.2021.35

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