Validation of four prognostic scores in patients with cancer admitted to Brazilian intensive care units: results from a prospective multicenter study

@article{Soares2010ValidationOF,
  title={Validation of four prognostic scores in patients with cancer admitted to Brazilian intensive care units: results from a prospective multicenter study},
  author={M{\'a}rcio Soares and Ulisses V. A. Silva and Jos{\'e} M{\'a}rio Meira Teles and Eliezer Pereira da Silva and Pedro Caruso and Suzana Margareth Ajeje Lobo and Felipe Dal Pizzol and Luciano Cesar Pontes Azevedo and Frederico Bruzzi de Carvalho and Jorge Ibrain Figueira Salluh},
  journal={Intensive Care Medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={36},
  pages={1188-1195}
}
The aim of the present study was to validate the Simplified Acute Physiology Score II (SAPS II) and 3 (SAPS 3), the Mortality Probability Models III (MPM0-III), and the Cancer Mortality Model (CMM) in patients with cancer admitted to several intensive care units (ICU). Prospective multicenter cohort study. Twenty-eight ICUs in Brazil. Seven hundred and seventeen consecutive patients (solid tumors 93%; hematological malignancies 7%) included over a 2-month period. None. Discrimination was… CONTINUE READING

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