Signs and symptoms of covid - 19 in patients with a history of coronary artery bypass grafting surgery.

Publication date: Feb 22, 2024

People who have coronary artery disease are more likely to develop signs and symptoms of COVID-19 due to their special circumstances. Coronary artery bypass grafting surgery (CABG)does not cure the disease but reduces the signs and symptoms, therefore, there is a possibility of severe complications of Covid-19 after it. This study is a descriptive and cross-sectional study conducted from June to July 2020 on 200 patients who underwent CABG from February 2018 to February 2020. The instrument consisted of socio-demographic variables and COVID’s signs and symptoms checklist. Data were collected by census method by telephone. Data were analyzed using descriptive statistics, Fisher’s exact test, Mann Whitney U test, and logistic regression model. The results showed that the majority of the samples were male (67%). The mean age of them was 62. 02 +/- 9. 06 years and 10% of the m had signs and symptoms of Covid 19. Having the symptoms of COVID-19 is significant in terms of the variables of decreased sense of smell (p 

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Concepts Keywords
Bypass CABG
Coronary Coronary artery bypass
June COVID-19
Surgery SARS‐CoV‐2


Type Source Name
disease IDO history
disease MESH coronary artery disease
disease MESH COVID-19
disease MESH complications
disease MESH Long Covid

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