Rationale: Early evaluation of the burden of disease that COVID-19 may produce in a community is critical to appropriately allocate resources for COVID-19 prevention and treatment.
Objective: The primary objective of this study is to define the incidence, epidemiology, and clinical outcomes of patients with COVID-19 in the Louisville, Kentucky and southern Indiana region (Kentuckiana) of the USA.
Methods: This will be a retrospective observational study of patients in the Kentuckiana region with the diagnosis of COVID-19.
The author(s) received no specific funding for this work.
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Ramirez, Julio A.
"Defining the Burden of COVID-19 in the Kentuckiana Area: Incidence, Epidemiology & Clinical Outcomes of Patients with COVID-19,"
The University of Louisville Journal of Respiratory Infections: Vol. 4
, Article 4.
Available at: https://ir.library.louisville.edu/jri/vol4/iss1/4