Long term survival after intensive care.

  title={Long term survival after intensive care.},
  author={Saxon A. Ridley and R Terry Jackson and Jock Findlay and Paul Wallace},
  volume={301 6761},
OBJECTIVE To examine the long term survival of critically ill patients admitted to an intensive therapy unit and to ascertain the effects of age, severity of illness, and diagnostic category at admission on survival. DESIGN Retrospective observational study with prospectively gathered data on all patients admitted to the unit between June 1985 and July 1987 and followed up until 1 January 1989. SETTING Regional intensive therapy unit. PATIENTS 513 critically ill adult patients, 16 of whom… CONTINUE READING
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