Performance of Pediatric Index of Mortality-2 in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit of a Tertiary Care Hospital of Nepal

@article{Dhungana2019PerformanceOP,
  title={Performance of Pediatric Index of Mortality-2 in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit of a Tertiary Care Hospital of Nepal},
  author={Sangita Puree Dhungana and P. Panta and S. Shrestha},
  journal={Nepal Medical College journal},
  year={2019},
  volume={21},
  pages={89-94}
}
  • Sangita Puree Dhungana, P. Panta, +1 author S. Shrestha
  • Published 2019
  • Medicine
  • Nepal Medical College journal
  • Various scoring system have been developed and are becoming essential part of Pediatric and other critical care units. The Pediatric department wants to introduce Pediatric Index of Mortality-2 (PIM 2) as a predictive scoring system in Pediatric critical care unit of Nepal Medical College Teaching Hospital (NMCTH). This was a prospective cohort study done in Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) of NMCTH. Study was done from August 2017 to December 2018. All cases admitted in ICU were taken… CONTINUE READING
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