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In this correspondence, we evaluate the symbol error rate (SER) and information outage probability (IOP) of space-time block codes (STBCs) from coordinate interleaved orthogonal designs (CIODs) in the composite channel of lognormal shadowing and Rayleigh fading. By applying the Gauss-Hermite quadrature integration, we derive an accurate closed-form approximation for the symbol pairwise error rate (SPER) and corresponding tight upper and lower bounds on the SER of STBCs from CIODs. An accurate closed-form approximate formula for the IOP is also derived by formulating the composite squared lognormal/chi-square probability density function and exploiting the high-signal-to-noise-ratio (SNR) approximation technique. Furthermore, we investigate the achievability of full diversity in Rayleigh fading channels with shadowing effects. Finally, various Monte Carlo simulations are performed to validate our theoretical results.