Journal article icon

Journal article

Applicability of the APACHE II model to a lower middle income country

Abstract:

To determine the utility of APACHE II in a low-and middle-income (LMIC) setting and the implications of missing data.Patients meeting APACHE II inclusion criteria admitted to 18 ICUs in Sri Lanka over three consecutive months had data necessary for the calculation of APACHE II, probabilities prospectively extracted from case notes. APACHE II physiology score (APS), probabilities, Standardised (ICU) Mortality Ratio (SMR), discrimination (AUROC), and calibration (C-statistic) were calculated, b...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1016/j.jcrc.2017.07.022

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
Role:
Author
Expand authors...
Mahidol Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Unit More from this funder
Ministry of Health, Sri Lanka More from this funder
Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Critical Care Journal website
Volume:
42
Pages:
178-183
Publication date:
2017-07-13
DOI:
ISSN:
0883-9441
Pmid:
28755619
Source identifiers:
713143
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:713143
UUID:
uuid:07f9134c-a02d-4333-a75a-31f37b5f6cff
Local pid:
pubs:713143
Deposit date:
2017-08-23

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP