37 percent of coronavirus patients at NYC hospitals had kidney failure

Posted by on May 14, 2020 2:07 pm
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The coronavirus is causing devastating damage to patients’ organs — particularly triggering kidney failure, a New York hospital study released Thursday reveals. Researchers found that 37 percent of the more than 5,449 patients treated at Northwell Health hospitals from March 1 to April 5 developed acute kidney injury or kidney failure. The fatality rate was…