Assessment of the worldwide burden of critical illness: the Intensive Care Over Nations (ICON) audit


Vincent J., Marshall J. C. , NAMENDYS-SILVA S. A. , FRANCOIS B., MARTIN-LOECHES I., LIPMAN J., et al.

LANCET RESPIRATORY MEDICINE, cilt.2, ss.380-386, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 2 Konu: 5
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/s2213-2600(14)70061-x
  • Dergi Adı: LANCET RESPIRATORY MEDICINE
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.380-386

Özet

Background Global epidemiological data regarding outcomes for patients in intensive care units (ICUs) are scarce, but are important in understanding the worldwide burden of critical illness. We, therefore, did an international audit of ICU patients worldwide and assessed variations between hospitals and countries in terms of ICU mortality.