Table 3

Outcome of POCUS for COVID-19 in comparison to PCR and CT

PCR positivePCR negativeCT positiveCT negativeNo CTPCR or CT positive*PCR or CT negative*
POCUS positive232838402427
POCUS negative14121327339
  • CT was deemed COVID-19 positive at CO-RADS 4 or 5.

  • *Two patients had the same test result on both PCR and CT.

  • POCUS, point-of-care ultrasound.