Table 2.

Severe events in 105 patients with cancer for each type of cancer

Cancer typesTotal numberDeathn%Average time to deathICU admission n%Average time to ICUCritical symptom n %Average time to criticalIMV n %Average time to IMV
Lung cancer22/20.95%18.1816.75/8.1727.2710.00/6.8250.008.55/5.7118.1814.50/6.98
Gastrointestinal cancer13/12.38%7.6924.0/NA23.089.05/6.1630.778.50/5.857.6922.00/NA
Breast cancer11/10.48%0.00NA/NA0.00NA/NA18.1812.00/7.000.00NA/NA
Thyroid cancer11/10.48%0.00NA/NA0.00NA/NA9.098.00/NA0.00NA/NA
Blood cancer9/8.57%33.3319.33/1.8944.442.82/1.8066.673.83/3.0822.229.00/NA
Cervix cancer6/5.71%0.00NA/NA16.674.00/NA33.337.00/3.000.00NA/NA
Esophagus cancer6/5.71%16.6728.00/NA33.339.52/0.5050.007.33/2.0516.6716.00/NA
All cancer105/100%11.4319.92/6.1319.056.51/4.1634.297.56/5.29.5214.56/5.68
  • Note: Only cancer types with more than 5 patients are listed. Numbers are presented as n/%; average time to events are presented as mean/SD (days), from initial onset of COVID-19 symptoms to death/ICU admission/critical symptom/IMV.

  • Abbreviations: NA, not applicable; IMV, invasive mechanical ventilation.