Urinary L-FABP as a mortality predictor in <5-year-old children with sepsis in Bangladesh.

@article{Yoshimatsu2016UrinaryLA,
  title={Urinary L-FABP as a mortality predictor in <5-year-old children with sepsis in Bangladesh.},
  author={Shoji Yoshimatsu and Takeshi Sugaya and Md. Iqbal Hossain and M Munirul Islam and Mohammod Jobayer Chisti and Tomohiro Kamoda and Takashi Fukushima and Yukiko Wagatsuma and Ryo Sumazaki and Tahmeed Ahmed},
  journal={Pediatrics international : official journal of the Japan Pediatric Society},
  year={2016},
  volume={58 3},
  pages={185-91}
}
BACKGROUND Although sepsis is often associated with high mortality in severely malnourished children, data are very limited on appropriate diagnostic tools to predict mortality. We examined the role of urinary liver-type fatty acid-binding protein (L-FABP) in children <5 years old with sepsis who died. METHODS This prospective observational study was… CONTINUE READING