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intensive care unit

Known as: i c u, Intensive care units, intensive care unit (ICU) 
A health care facility unit that provides intensive care to critically ill patients and patients with complex medical problems who require constant… 
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Highly Cited
2020
Highly Cited
2020
Highly Cited
2020
Abstract Background Since December 2019, when coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) emerged in Wuhan city and rapidly spread… 
Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
IMPORTANCE Limited information exists about the epidemiology, recognition, management, and outcomes of patients with the acute… 
Review
2013
Review
2013
Objective:To revise the “Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Sustained Use of Sedatives and Analgesics in the Critically Ill… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Objective:To better define the incidence of sepsis and the characteristics of critically ill patients in European intensive care… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
CONTEXT In the intensive care unit (ICU), delirium is a common yet underdiagnosed form of organ dysfunction, and its contribution… 
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND It remains uncertain whether the choice of resuscitation fluid for patients in intensive care units (ICUs) affects… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Sedative medications are widely used in intensive care unit (ICU) patients. Structured assessment of sedation and agitation is… 
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Hyperglycemia and insulin resistance are common in critically ill patients, even if they have not previously had… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVE To determine the prevalence of intensive care unit (ICU)-acquired infections and the risk factors for these infections…