Usefulness of the Bedside Index for severity in acute pancreatitis in the early prediction of severity and mortality in acute pancreatitis.

@article{Cho2013UsefulnessOT,
  title={Usefulness of the Bedside Index for severity in acute pancreatitis in the early prediction of severity and mortality in acute pancreatitis.},
  author={Young-Seok Cho and Hyung-Keun Kim and Eun-Chul Jang and Ju-Ok Yeom and Sun-Young Kim and Ji-Youn Yu and Yun-Ji Kim and K Y Do and Sung-Soo Kim and H Chae},
  journal={Pancreas},
  year={2013},
  volume={42 3},
  pages={483-7}
}
OBJECTIVES The aim of this study was to evaluate the usefulness of the Bedside Index for Severity in Acute Pancreatitis (BISAP) in the early prediction of severity and mortality in AP. METHODS The medical records of all patients with acute pancreatitis (AP) admitted to our institution between January 2008 and July 2010 were reviewed retrospectively. Severe AP was defined as the persistence of organ failure for more than 48 hours. The capacity of the BISAP score to predict severity and death… CONTINUE READING
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