Search COVID-19 Rapid Resource Center or explore resources sorted by Category or Content Type.


Cardiopulmonary Exercise Testing in Critically Ill Coronavirus Disease 2019 Survivors: Evidence of a Sustained Exercise Intolerance and Hypermetabolism

From Critical Care Explorations.  In this study, the authors found prolonged reduced exercise capacity up to 6 months in critically ill coronavirus disease 2019 survivors. This disability did not result from residual pulmonary or cardiac dysfunction but rather from a metabolic disorder characterized by a sustained hypermetabolism and an impaired oxygen utilization.

Joris M, Minguet P, Colson C, et al. 


Estimated Time: 25:57 min

Categories: Disaster, Endocrine, Immunology,
Content Type: Articles,