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Fibrinogen and albumin are routinely used parameters in COVID-19. High fibrinogen levels and low albumin levels are associated with the severity of COVID-19 disease. Moreover, the fibrinogen to albumin ratio (FAR) level is known to be a better marker in cases of coagulopathy. A retrospective study was conducted to analyse the clinical benefits of FAR in COVID-19. 590 COVID-19 patients ...

A retrospective cohort study was conducted by reviewing the medical records of 6,683 COVID-19 hospitalized patients to investigate the association of hemoglobin drop with increased risk of acute kidney injury (AKI) and in-hospital mortality among patients with COVID-19. The patient reports were classified into two groups, those with hemoglobin drop (≥3 g/dL) and those without hemoglobin drop. The analysis showed ...