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Severity scoring systems used for critically ill patients in the intensive care unit
Authors: Nakos, Georgios
Karachaliou, Angeliki
Kitsakos, Athanasios
Koulouras, Vasileios
Kostanti, Eleonora
Lachana, Alexandra
Papathanakos, Georgios
Papathanasiou, Athanasios
Stamati, Vasiliki
Tigkas, Stylianos
Tsagkaris, Iraklis
Reviewer: Armaganidis, Apostolos
Subject: MEDICINE AND HEALTH SCIENCES, LIFE SCIENCES, BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES > HEALTH SCIENCES > MEDICINE > CLINICAL MEDICINE > THERAPEUTICS > CRITICAL CARE MEDICINE
MEDICINE AND HEALTH SCIENCES, LIFE SCIENCES, BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES > HEALTH SCIENCES > MEDICINE > INTERNAL MEDICINE
Keywords:
Scoring System
Severity Of Disease
Prediction Of Patients Outcome
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Abstract:
Description of the severity scoring systems used for critically ill patients in the intensive care unit
Table of Contents:
V.1. Introduction
V.2. Characteristics of severity scoring systems
V.3. Types of severity scoring systems
V.4. Severity and outcome prediction scores
V.5. Acute Physiologic and Chronic Health Evaluation (APACHE)
V.6. Simplified Acute Physiologic Score (SAPS)
V.7. Mortality Prediction Model (MPM)
V.8. Organ dysfunction scores
V.9. Sequential Organ Failure Assessment (SOFA)
V.10. Logistic Organ Dysfunction System (LODS)
V.11. Multiple Organ Dysfunction Score (MODS)
V.12. Comparison of severity scoring systems
V.13. Comparison of organ dysfunction scores
V.14. Uses for severity scoring systems
V.15. Limitations of severity scoring systems
Bibliography/References
Evaluation Criteria
Linguistic Editors: Koutsouki, Spyridoula
Technical Editors: Giannakeas, Nikolaos
Type: Chapter
Creation Date: 2015
Item Details:
License: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/gr
Handle http://hdl.handle.net/11419/858
Bibliographic Reference: Nakos, G., Karachaliou, A., Kitsakos, A., Koulouras, V., Kostanti, E., Lachana, A., Papathanakos, G., Papathanasiou, A., Stamati, V., Tigkas, S., & Tsagkaris, I. (2015). Severity scoring systems used for critically ill patients in the intensive care unit [Chapter]. In Nakos, G., Karachaliou, A., Kitsakos, A., Koulouras, V., Kostanti, E., Lachana, A., Papathanakos, G., Papathanasiou, A., Stamati, V., Tigkas, S., & Tsagkaris, I. 2015. Emergency treatment [Undergraduate textbook]. Kallipos, Open Academic Editions. chapter 5. http://hdl.handle.net/11419/858
Language: Greek
Is Part of: Emergency treatment
Publication Origin: Kallipos, Open Academic Editions