Journal article icon

Journal article

External validity of a mortality prediction model in patients after open abdominal aortic aneurysm repair using multi-level methodology.

Abstract:

OBJECTIVES: Evaluation of the prognostic ability of the APACHE-AAA model in an independent group of post-operative (open) Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA) patients. METHODS: The model was applied to predict in-hospital mortality in 541 patients (325 elective and 216 emergencies; 489 from Oxford; 52 from Lewisham). Multi-level modelling was used to adjust for both the local structure and process of care and patient case-mix. Model performance was assessed using goodness-of-fit and subgroup anal...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1016/j.ejvs.2007.06.017

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience
Role:
Author
Expand authors...
Journal:
European journal of vascular and endovascular surgery : the official journal of the European Society for Vascular Surgery
Volume:
34
Issue:
5
Pages:
514-521
Publication date:
2007-11-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1532-2165
ISSN:
1078-5884
URN:
uuid:978013dd-3d27-411e-a108-21118a372ce3
Source identifiers:
141376
Local pid:
pubs:141376

Terms of use


Metrics



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

TO TOP