Investigating the Impact of Different Suspicion of Infection Criteria on the Accuracy of Quick Sepsis-Related Organ Failure Assessment, Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome, and Early Warning Scores.

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OBJECTIVE Studies in sepsis are limited by heterogeneity regarding what constitutes suspicion of infection. We sought to compare potential suspicion criteria using antibiotic and culture order combinations in terms of patient characteristics and outcomes. We further sought to determine the impact of differing criteria on the accuracy of sepsis screening… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000002648

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@article{Churpek2017InvestigatingTI, title={Investigating the Impact of Different Suspicion of Infection Criteria on the Accuracy of Quick Sepsis-Related Organ Failure Assessment, Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome, and Early Warning Scores.}, author={Matthew M. Churpek and Ashley M Snyder and Sarah S Sokol and Natasha N Pettit and Dana Peres Edelson}, journal={Critical care medicine}, year={2017}, volume={45 11}, pages={1805-1812} }