Share your knowledge of managing COVID-19 patient?

77 yeas old female with a background notable of metastatic small bowel GIST. The patient is on chemotherapy, HTN, thyroidectomy, cholecystectomy presented with 10 day Hx of intermittent fevers, nonproductive cough, and increased Shortness of breath. PO2 8.8 on FiO2 0.85 on admission Admitted to ICU and Intubated Lung protective ventilation commenced but desaturated to 80% following RIJ CVC. Decompressed by the bedside and a CXR was performed that revealed large pneumothorax. The chest drain inserted with pneumothorax resolved gradually. 1 day after admission the admitting diagnosis was confirmed COVID-19. What are your experiences and knowledge of managing COVID-19 patients? Please discuss

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No experience of managing covid19 pt Only theortical discussions 1st xray presents spiral trachea GGO bilateral Cardiomegaly 2nd picture shows pneumothorax rt side Mediastinum pushed to lt 3rd picture shows good expansion 4th picture shows icd in situ Central line in situ Chest is expanded and GGOs are as it is Pt has complex history Management is highily skilled Good going
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No experience in management of COVID-19 pisetive patient till now With so many complications at the age of 77 year's.... approaching such patient is ... really a great job . Keep going... Explain the prognosis Plz keep precaution in mind for self...
Thanks Dr. Vipin Bihari Jain
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PT IS ELDERLY 77.YEARS. HAVING METATATIC S BOWEL LESION HO THRIODECTOMY AND CJLECYDTECTOMY IS ALREADY A POTENTIAL CASE YO DEVOLP COVID 19 FUE TO HIS VERY POOR IMMUNITY ONE HAS TO TAKE DUE PRECAUTIONS OF KEEPING SOCIAL DISTANCE WITH H
Covid 19 positive case, ards, intubation, rt pneumothorax, then ICD, good re expansion, overall nicely managed. Perhaps barotrauma is culprit. No experience in management of covid 19 pts. Continue same track of treatment.
ARDS DUE Y COVID 19 ANTIBIOTICS, VENTILATORY SUPPORT,ANALGESICS, CORTICOSTEROIDS, BRONCHODILATORS,HYDROXYCHLOROQUINS. GOOD NEUTRITION MORAL BOOSTING
Ground Glass opacity, Cardiomegaly nCoViD-19 +ve Elderly with so many diseases (comorbid conditions) Prognosis is unpredictable
Thanks Dr @Vipin Bihari Jain & Dr @Gyanendranath Tripathy
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Nice case presentation,it only confirms that Covid-19 affects aged people c comorbid conditions. Thanks for the post
Thanks dr.Vipin bihari jain
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Cardiomegaly ,Ground glass appearance both lung fields ? Pneumonitis ad test for COVID 19
Bilateral lung infiltrates with metastatic lesion and fever with superadded infection
Ground glass opacity With pneumonitis Test for covid 19
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