Impact of intensive care unit organ failures on mortality during the five years after a critical illness.

@article{Lone2012ImpactOI,
  title={Impact of intensive care unit organ failures on mortality during the five years after a critical illness.},
  author={Nazir I Lone and Timothy Simon Walsh},
  journal={American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={186 7},
  pages={640-7}
}
RATIONALE The relationship between organ failure during critical illness and long-term survival is uncertain, especially among intensive care unit (ICU) survivors. OBJECTIVES To describe the relationship between individual organ failures, total organ failure burden, and mortality during the 5 years after an episode of critical illness. METHODS We studied a cohort of sequential admissions to 10 Scottish ICUs (n = 872). Logistic regression was used to explore independent associations between… CONTINUE READING
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