Prognosis of elderly patients subjected to mechanical ventilation in the ICU.

@article{An2013PrognosisOE,
  title={Prognosis of elderly patients subjected to mechanical ventilation in the ICU.},
  author={J. M. A{\~n}{\'o}n and V. G{\'o}mez-Tello and E. Gonz{\'a}lez-Higueras and V. C{\'o}rcoles and M. Quintana and A. Garc{\'i}a de Lorenzo and J. O{\~n}oro and C. Mart{\'i}n-Delgado and A. Garc{\'i}a-Fern{\'a}ndez and L. Marina and F. Gordo and G. Choperena and R. D{\'i}az-Alersi and J. Montejo and J. L{\'o}pez-Mart{\'i}nez},
  journal={Medicina intensiva},
  year={2013},
  volume={37 3},
  pages={
          149-55
        }
}
  • J. M. Añón, V. Gómez-Tello, +12 authors J. López-Martínez
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • Medicina intensiva
  • OBJECTIVE To analyze the prognosis of mechanically ventilated elderly patients in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). DESIGN AND SCOPE Sub-analysis of a prospective multicenter observational cohort study conducted over a period of two years in 13 medical-surgical ICUs in Spain. PATIENTS Adult patients who required mechanical ventilation (MV) for longer than 24 hours. INTERVENTIONS None. STUDY VARIABLES Demographic data, APACHE II, SOFA, reason for MV, comorbidity, functional condition… CONTINUE READING
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