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Published on BioPortfolio: 2016-12-18T20:01:05-0500
Improvements in medical care have led to decreasing mortality rates in critically ill children, which have been reported to be as low as 5%. However, surviving critical illness does not ne...
Millions of older adults are hospitalized for a critical illness each year and although they are more likely than ever to survive this illness, they commonly face significant morbidity in ...
This study aims to determine changes in kidney function during and after critical illness, comparing conventional creatinine based methods with the gold standard to accurately establish th...
This study is a prospective, single center, observational, cohort study of patients to determine whether the Mologic Biomarker Panel can identify patients with infection from those without...
Understanding the Impact of Critical Illness on Falls Risk - a 12 Month Observational Study
To investigate the incidence, nature and risk factors for patient-reported alopecia in survivors of critical illness.
Stress hyperglycemia occurs in critically ill patients and may be a risk factor for subsequent diabetes. The aims of this study were to determine incident diabetes and prevalent prediabetes in survivo...
Cell-free plasma mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) levels are associated with endothelial dysfunction and differential outcomes in critical illness. A substantial alteration in metabolic homeostasis is common...
To explore how nonphysicians and physicians interpret the word "treatable" in the context of critical illness.
Variation in health status arising from different causal factors to which each birth cohort in a population is exposed as environment and society change.
A disease or state in which death is possible or imminent.
An acute or prolonged illness usually considered to be life-threatening or with the threat of serious residual disability. Treatment may be radical and is frequently costly.
Simulation of symptoms of illness or injury with intent to deceive in order to obtain a goal, e.g., a claim of physical illness to avoid jury duty.
A measure of the mortality and morbidity rates among patients who receive CRITICAL CARE and INTENSIVE CARE as determined from the date of hospital discharge or release.