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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… 
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Review
2016
Review
2016
IMPORTANCE Definitions of sepsis and septic shock were last revised in 2001. Considerable advances have since been made into the… 
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… 
Review
1995
Review
1995
OBJECTIVE To develop an objective scale to measure the severity of the multiple organ dysfunction syndrome as an outcome in… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
PURPOSE Cytokines have been associated with the development of sepsis and diffuse tissue injury following septic or endotoxic… 
Review
1992
Review
1992
An American College of Chest Physicians/Society of Critical Care Medicine Consensus Conference was held in Northbrook in August… 
Review
1992
Review
1992
  • E. Deitch
  • Annals of surgery
  • 1992
  • Corpus ID: 25497950
Multiple organ failure (MOF) has reached epidemic proportions in most intensive care units and is fast becoming the most common… 
Review
1992
Review
1992
Objective:To define the terms “sepsis” and “organ failure” in a precise manner. Data Sources:Review of the medical literature and… 
Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
INCIDENCE AND PROBLEMS OF MULTIPLE-ORGAN-FAILURE SYNDROMES The panelists for the discussion were C. James Carrico, MD, from…