Clinical Spectrum of COVID-19 Patients after Vaccination

  • Asif Niaz Pakistan Air Force, Islamabad Pakistan
  • Muhammad Tahir Younas PAF Hospital islamabad
  • Shaista Nayyar Pakistan Air Force, Islamabad Pakistan
  • Sabeeha Yousaf Pakistan Air Force, Islamabad Pakistan
  • Zainab Rizwan Pakistan Air Force, Islamabad Pakistan
  • Ainan Arshad Agha Khan University Hospital, Karachi Pakistan
Keywords: COVID-19 vaccine, Post-vaccine infection, Severe disease

Abstract

Objective: To examine the clinical severity and magnitude of COVID-19 patients after the second dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.

Study Design: Cross-sectional study.

Place and Duration of Study: Tertiary Care Hospital, Islamabad Pakistan, from Feb to Jun 2021.

Methodology: The individuals who had two doses of the vaccine (dead inactivated- Vero Cell) and got COVID-19 at least two weeks after vaccination were included in the study. These patients were divided into Mild, Moderate and Severe categories based on their symptoms and Investigations.

Results: Out of 5000 individuals vaccinated, 225(4.5%) got infected with COVID-19 later. Among these 225, 172(76.4%) had mild symptoms and recovered, with only 1(0.4%) death was reported.

Conclusion: COVID-19 vaccination does not infer 100% immunity, but if someone gets infected with COVID after vaccination,there are remarkable chances of recovery.

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Published
2022-12-29
How to Cite
Niaz, A., Younas, M., Nayyar, S., Yousaf, S., Rizwan, Z., & Arshad, A. (2022). Clinical Spectrum of COVID-19 Patients after Vaccination. Pakistan Armed Forces Medical Journal, 72(6), 1990-93. https://doi.org/10.51253/pafmj.v72i6.7323
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