[Risk stratification and prognosis in critical surgical patients using the Acute Physiology, Age and Chronic Health III System (APACHE III)].

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INTRODUCTION Outcome prediction in critical surgical patients admitted to intensive care units (ICU) has been established using several scoring systems. To evaluate the predictive performance of the Acute Physiology, Age and Chronic Health Evaluation (APACHE III) scoring system in these patients, we studied a population admitted to a surgical ICU in our… (More)

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@article{Carneiro1997RiskSA, title={[Risk stratification and prognosis in critical surgical patients using the Acute Physiology, Age and Chronic Health III System (APACHE III)].}, author={Ant{\'o}nio C{\^a}ndido Vaz Carneiro and Maximino Leit{\~a}o and M{\'a}rio G. Lopes and Francisn{\'e}ia Corr{\^e}a de P{\'a}dua}, journal={Acta medica portuguesa}, year={1997}, volume={10 11}, pages={751-60} }