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Quantification of mortality risk after abdominal aortic aneurysm repair.

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BACKGROUND: The study was designed to evaluate the Acute Physiology And Chronic Health Evaluation (APACHE) II risk scoring system in abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA) surgery. The aim was to create an APACHE-based risk stratification model for postoperative death. METHODS: Prospective postoperative APACHE II data were collected from patients undergoing AAA repair over a 9-year interval from 24 intensive care units (ICUs) in the Thames region. A multilevel logistic regression model (APACHE-AAA) ...

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10.1002/bjs.5051

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Hadjianastassiou, VG More by this author
Tekkis, PP More by this author
Goldhill, DR More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences
Journal:
The British journal of surgery
Volume:
92
Issue:
9
Pages:
1092-1098
Publication date:
2005-09-05
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EISSN:
1365-2168
ISSN:
0007-1323
URN:
uuid:01e1cc03-12e7-4c8a-bfc7-e75635db8802
Source identifiers:
141702
Local pid:
pubs:141702

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