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The National Early Warning Score 2 (NEWS2).
Editor – Hodgson et al [1][1] demonstrate that the recent modification of the National Early Warning Score (NEWS) – NEWS2 – prove less sensitive than NEWS in identifying in-hospital death forExpand
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Variables associated with unplanned general adult ICU admission in hospitalised patients: protocol for a systematic review
BackgroundFailure to promptly identify deterioration in hospitalised patients is associated with delayed admission to intensive care units (ICUs) and poor outcomes. Existing vital sign-based EarlyExpand
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Patient centred variables with univariate associations with unplanned ICU admission: a systematic review
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We performed a systematic review to describe univariate associations with unplanned Intensive Care Unit (ICU) admission with the aim of assisting model development for future scores that predict clinical deterioration. Expand
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A comparison of the ability of the National Early Warning Score and the National Early Warning Score 2 to identify patients at risk of in-hospital mortality: A multi-centre database study
Aims To compare the ability of the National Early Warning Score (NEWS) and the National Early Warning Score 2 (NEWS2) to identify patients at risk of in-hospital mortality and other adverse outcomes.Expand
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Quality metrics for the evaluation of Rapid Response Systems: Proceedings from the third international consensus conference on Rapid Response Systems.
BACKGROUND Clinically significant deterioration of patients admitted to general wards is a recognized complication of hospital care. Rapid Response Systems (RRS) aim to reduce the number of avoidableExpand
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The effect of fractional inspired oxygen concentration on early warning score performance: A database analysis
Objectives To calculate fractional inspired oxygen concentration (FiO2) thresholds in ward patients and add these to the National Early Warning Score (NEWS). To evaluate the performance of NEWS-FiO2Expand
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External validation of the National Early Warning Score 2 (NEWS2) prediction of in-hospital death in patients with type II respiratory failure: a multi-centre database study [protocol]
Background: The National Early Warning Score (NEWS), a vital-signs-based early warning score (EWS), has been suggested to perform poorly in patients with hypercapnic respiratory failure. A newlyExpand
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Testing a digital system that ranks the risk of unplanned intensive care unit admission in all ward patients: protocol for a prospective observational cohort study
Introduction Traditional early warning scores (EWSs) use vital sign derangements to detect clinical deterioration in patients treated on hospital wards. Combining vital signs with demographics andExpand
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Detecting Deteriorating Patients in Hospital: Development and Validation of a Novel Scoring System.
RATIONALE Late recognition of patient deterioration in hospital is associated with worse outcomes, including higher mortality. Despite the widespread introduction of early warning score systems andExpand
Using real-time location devices (RTLD) to quantify off-unit adult intensive care registrar workload: a 1-year tertiary NHS hospital prospective observational study
UK national guidelines state deteriorating or at risk hospital ward patients should receive care from trained critical care outreach personnel. In most tertiary hospitals this involves a team led byExpand
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