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Table 1 Summary of the timeline of events

From: Successful COVID-19 rescue therapy by extra-corporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) for respiratory failure: a case report

DateEventHospital day #ECMO day #
March 6, 2020Ankle fracture  
March 7, 2020ORIF ankle fracture  
March 13, 2020Transfer to our facility1 
March 15, 2020Nitric oxide and prone therapy initiated3 
March 19, 2020ECMO initiated71
March 21, 2020Remdesivir initiated93
March 29, 2020ECMO decannulation1711
March 31, 2020Liberated from invasive mechanical ventilation1913
April 2, 2020Transfer to floor, transition to 2 l nasal cannula2115
April 9, 2020Discharge to rehabilitation2822
  1. Abbreviations: ECMO Veno-venous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, ORIF Open reduction with internal fixation