COVID-19: A Single-Center ICU Experience of the First Wave in the Philippines
et al., Critical Care Research and Practice, 10.1155/2021/7510306 (Peer Reviewed)
Retrospective ICU patients in the Philippines showing unadjusted HCQ RR 0.82, p = 0.64.
risk of death, 18.4% lower, RR 0.82, p = 0.64, treatment 17 of 25 (68.0%), control 5 of 6 (83.3%), NNT 6.5, COVID-19 positive patients.
Effect extraction follows pre-specified rules prioritizing more serious outcomes.
This study is excluded in the after exclusion results of meta
substantial unadjusted confounding by indication likely, very late stage, ICU patients, unadjusted results with no group details.
Ubaldo et al., 2/1/2021, retrospective, Philippines, Asia, peer-reviewed, 3 authors.