Proposal of a Score to Detect the Need for Postoperative Intensive Care Unit Admission After Bariatric Surgery

2016-11-30 15:45:22 | BioPortfolio


The purpose of this study is to propose a multi-dimensional score to predict those patients undergoing bariatric surgeries who will be in need for postoperative ICU admission.


A multi-dimensional score of 7 risk factors was proposed which may help in identifying morbidly obese patients undergoing bariatric surgeries who will need admission to a critical care unit postoperatively for follow up.

Study Design

Observational Model: Cohort, Time Perspective: Retrospective


Bariatric Surgery Procedures


Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University




Ain Shams University

Results (where available)

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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-11-30T15:45:22-0500

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