ICU severity of illness scores: APACHE, SAPS and MPM : Current Opinion in Critical Care

ICU scoring systems provide a valuable framework to characterize patients’ severity of illness for the evaluation of ICU performance, for quality improvement initiatives and for benchmarking purposes. However, to ensure the best accuracy, constant updates as well as regional customizations are required.

via ICU severity of illness scores: APACHE, SAPS and MPM : Current Opinion in Critical Care.

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