• MANUEL VESSELALDO Faculty Pharmacy, Universitas 17 Agustus 1945 Jakarta, Jl. Sunter Permai Raya No. 1, RT. 11/RW. 6, Sunter Agung Podomoro, Tj. Priok, Kota Jakarta Utara, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 14350, Indonesia
  • DIANA LAILA RAMATILLAH Faculty Pharmacy, Universitas 17 Agustus 1945 Jakarta, Jl. Sunter Permai Raya No. 1, RT. 11/RW. 6, Sunter Agung Podomoro, Tj. Priok, Kota Jakarta Utara, Daerah Khusus Ibukota Jakarta 14350, Indonesia




COVID-19, BMI, D-Dimer, Survival analysis


Objective: Evaluate BMI against increased D-Dimer in Covid-19 patients at one of the private hospitals in Jakarta.

Methods: This study is a retrospective cohort study, and this study only covers COVID-19 patients admitted to a private hospital in the Plumpang area, North Jakarta, Indonesia, from January until July 2021.

Results: The correlation between BMI and D-Dimer of COVID-19 patients using the Mann-Whitney method showed that only ten patients had higher D-Dimer 500 ng/ml, and most patients had lower D-Dimer 500 ng/ml (90%). The survival analysis for COVID-19 patients using the Kaplan Meier method showed that patients receiving normal BMI had an average survival rate of around 64% after about 17 d of treatment.

Conclusion: There is the correlation between BMI with D-Dimer of COVID-19 patients.


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How to Cite

VESSELALDO, M., & RAMATILLAH, D. L. (2022). EVALUATION OF BMI RELATIONSHIP WITH INCREASED D-DIMER IN COVID-19 PATIENTS AT A JAKARTA PRIVATE HOSPITAL. International Journal of Applied Pharmaceutics, 14(2), 49–53. https://doi.org/10.22159/ijap.2022.v14s2.44749



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