Multiple Organ Failure

Known as: multiorgan failure, multisystem organ failure, mof 
A progressive condition usually characterized by combined failure of several organs such as the lungs, liver, kidney, along with some clotting… (More)
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1941-2018
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
CONTEXT Severe sepsis is typically characterized by initial cytokine-mediated hyperinflammation. Whether this hyperinflammatory… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Multiple organ failure (MOF) is a major cause of morbidity and mortali ty in the critically ill patient. Emerging in the 1970s… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To characterize the time course of microcirculatory alterations and their relation to outcome in patients with septic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To determine if blood transfusion is a consistent risk factor for postinjury multiple organ failure (MOF), independent… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
To better define the epidemiology of postinjury multiple organ failure (MOF), we prospectively evaluated 457 high-risk trauma… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Despite successful initial resuscitation, septic shock frequently evolves into multiple system organ failure (MSOF… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE To find a predictive model for postinjury multiple organ failure (MOF). DESIGN A 3-year cohort study ending December… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
OBJECTIVE This study determined the association between proximal gastrointestinal (GI) colonization and the development of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Forty-three patients who had sepsis and multiple organ failure (critical illness) were studied prospectively to determine the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
We studied prospectively the quantitative relation of circulating endotoxin (lipooligosaccharides [LOSs]) and the development of… (More)
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