Pediatric Index of Mortality 2 score in Italy: a multicenter, prospective, observational study

@article{Wolfler2007PediatricIO,
  title={Pediatric Index of Mortality 2 score in Italy: a multicenter, prospective, observational study},
  author={Andrea Wolfler and Paolo Silvani and Massimo Musicco and Ida Salvo},
  journal={Intensive Care Medicine},
  year={2007},
  volume={33},
  pages={1407-1413}
}
To assess the performance of the Pediatric Index of Mortality (PIM) 2 score in Italian pediatric intensive care units (PICUs). Prospective, observational, multicenter, 1-year study. Eighteen medical–surgical PICUs. Consecutive patients (3266) aged 0–16 years admitted between 1 March 2004 and 28 February 2005. None. To assess the performance of the PIM2 score, discrimination and calibration measures were applied to all children admitted to the 18 PICUs, in the entire population and in different… CONTINUE READING