Restricted Analysis of Mortality in an Acute Care Facility of a Rural Hospital in Bengal, India

  title={Restricted Analysis of Mortality in an Acute Care Facility of a Rural Hospital in Bengal, India},
  author={Shweta Pathak and Dipasri Bhattacharya and Anisha Banerjee and Sabahat Azim and Sujit Bhattacharya},
  journal={Journal of Molecular Biomarkers \& Diagnosis},
Advances in acute care medicine have increased the chances of survival for patients with severe illness or trauma. The major causes of modifiable and non-modifiable mortality among patients treated in medical or surgical intensive care units (ICUs) are trauma, sepsis, complications of diabetes mellitus type 2 and hypertension, respiratory support, CVA, electrolyte imbalance, poisoning and snake bite. Such analysis will give an insight into the various factors which led to death. The pre… Expand


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