Scientific article

Prognostication of Mortality in Critically Ill Patients With Severe Infections

Published inChest, vol. 148, no. 3, p. 674-682
Publication date2015

The purpose of this study was to confirm the prognostic value of pancreatic stone protein (PSP) in patients with severe infections requiring ICU management and to develop and validate a model to enhance mortality prediction by combining severity scores with biomarkers.

  • Biomarkers/metabolism
  • Brazil/epidemiology
  • C-Reactive Protein/metabolism
  • Calcitonin/metabolism
  • Critical Care
  • Critical Illness
  • Female
  • Hospital Mortality
  • Humans
  • Lithostathine/metabolism
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Predictive Value of Tests
  • Prognosis
  • Prospective Studies
  • Protein Precursors/metabolism
  • Sepsis/metabolism/mortality
  • Severity of Illness Index
  • Switzerland/epidemiology
Citation (ISO format)
QUE, Yok-Ai et al. Prognostication of Mortality in Critically Ill Patients With Severe Infections. In: Chest, 2015, vol. 148, n° 3, p. 674–682. doi: 10.1378/chest.15-0123
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Article (Accepted version)
ISSN of the journal0012-3692

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