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97852-8COVID-19 clinical status by WHO classificationActive

Term Description

An ordinal scale with scoring between 0-8 for clinical improvement recommended by the World Heath Organization (WHO). The scale represents illness severity based on intensity of medical intervention with the highest score (=8) representing death. [https://www.who.int/blueprint/priority-diseases/key-action/COVID-19_Treatment_Trial_Design_Master_Protocol_synopsis_Final_18022020.pdf]
Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Fully-Specified Name

Component
COVID-19 clinical status
Property
Find
Time
Pt
System
^Patient
Scale
Ord
Method
WHO classification

Additional Names

Short Name
COVID-19 clinical status WHO

Normative Answer List LL5951-0

Source: World Health Organization (WHO)

Answer Code Score Answer ID
Uninfected - No clinical or virological evidence of infection 0 LA32289-3
Ambulatory - No limitation of activities 1 LA32290-1
Ambulatory - Limitation of activities 2 LA32291-9
Hospitalized - mild disease, no oxygen therapy 3 LA32292-7
Hospitalized - mild disease, oxygen by mask or nasal prongs 4 LA32293-5
Hospitalized - severe disease, non-invasive ventilation or high-flow oxygen 5 LA32294-3
Hospitalized - severe disease, intubation and mechanical ventilation 6 LA32295-0
Hospitalized - severe disease, ventilation and additional organ support - pressors, RRT, ECMO 7 LA32296-8
Dead 8 LA9627-6

Basic Attributes

Class
H&P.HX
Type
Clinical
First Released
Version 2.70
Last Updated
Version 2.70
Order vs. Observation
Both

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