Special Focus: Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Clinical and High-Resolution CT Features of the COVID-19 Infection: Comparison of the Initial and Follow-up Changes

There are significant differences in clinical symptoms, laboratory examinations and CT manifestations between the ordinary patients and severe/critical patients. Many factors are related to the severity of the disease, which can help clinicians to judge the severity of the patient and evaluate the prognosis. [...]

The Clinical and Chest CT Features Associated with Severe and Critical COVID 19 Pneumonia

There are significant differences in clinical symptoms, laboratory examinations and CT manifestations between the ordinary patients and severe/critical patients. Many factors are related to the severity of the disease, which can help clinicians to judge the severity of the patient and evaluate the prognosis. [...]

The Performance of Chest CT in Evaluating the Clinical Severity of COVID-19 Pneumonia: Identifying Critical Cases Based on CT Characteristics

The aim of this study was to assess the clinical severity of COVID-19 pneumonia using qualitative and/or quantitative chest computed tomography (CT) indicators and identify the CT characteristics of critical cases. [...]

Chest CT Findings in Patients with Corona Virus Disease 2019 and its Relationship with Clinical Features

Early important patient series – published in the journal Investigative Radiology, from multiple sites in China, describing the chest CT findings of COVID-19 are provided in this collection of articles. CT plays an important role in the diagnosis and evaluation of this emerging global health emergency. [...]