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Muscle strength and mass may predict hospital stay duration in COVID-19 patients – News-Medical.Net

Researchers found that COVID-19 patients with good muscle strength and higher muscle mass had a shorter stay in the hospital.

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Researchers found that coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) patients with good muscle strength and higher muscle mass had a shorter stay in the hospital.
COVID-19 has had a wide range of different effects on people. Some develop severe or critical disease, sometimes resulting in death, whereas others show no symptoms at all. The elderly and people with other underlying diseases like diabetes and hypertension seem to have a greater susceptibility to severe or life-threatening COVID-19.
However, there…

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