Pediatric risk and index of mortality in an intensive care unit


Anil A. B., Anil M., Cetin N., Yildirimer M., Bal A., Sahbudak Z., ...More

TURK PEDIATRI ARSIVI-TURKISH ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS, vol.45, no.1, pp.18-24, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 45 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Journal Name: TURK PEDIATRI ARSIVI-TURKISH ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.18-24
  • Keywords: Pediatric index of mortality II score, pediatric risk of mortality score, prognosis, pediatric intensive care unit, PRISM, PERFORMANCE, PIM, PREDICTION, CHILDREN, SCORE
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Aim: The purpose of the study is to determine the discriminative ability and calibration of Pediatric Risk of Mortality (PRISM I) I and Pediatric Index of Mortality (PIM) II in predicting the mortality in children admitted to a medical-surgical pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) in Turkey.