Triage and assessment of severity of illness for pediatrics suspected/confirmed COVID-19

Most children present with COVID-19 with asymptomatic to mild/moderate disease; of those who become symptomatic, only 2.5% developed severe and 0.2% develops critical disease Children with underlining co-morbid illnesses are at risk for sever COVID-19 disease. Recent reports showed that few children presented with multi-system inflammatory disorders manifesting as Kawasaki like Disease (KD), Kwasaki Disease Shock Syndrome (KDSS), Macrophage activation syndrome (MAS) and Toxic shock syndrome.

Triage and assessment of severity of illness for Pediatrics suspected/confirmed COVID-19
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