Table 2.

Cohort trajectories

All patients, n=192Confirmed or probable COVID-19, n=83Unlikely or uncertain COVID-19, n=109
Discharged with pulse oximeter, n (%)8 (4.2)6 (7.2)2 (1.8)
Using own pulse oximeter, n (%)21 (10.9)17 (20.5)4 (3.7)
Number of telephone encounters, median (range)1 (1–6)1 (1–6)1 (1–4)
Planned reattendances, n (%)23 (12.0)18 (21.7)5 (4.6)
Planned reattendances leading to admissions, n (%)5 (2.6)4 (4.8)1 (0.9)
Unplanned reattendances, n (%)9 (4.7)6 (7.2)3 (2.8)
Unplanned reattendances leading to admissions, n (%)2 (1.0)2 (2.4)0 (0.0)
  • ‘Planned reattendances’ refers to patients who were recalled for face-to-face assessment by the telephone clinic. ‘Unplanned reattendances’ refers to patients who reattended without prompting.