EFFECTIVENESS OF SCORING IN OUTCOME PREDICTION OF ELDERLY PATIENTS IN INTENSIVE CARE UNITS


Sutas Bozkurt A. P. , Cavusoglu P., Karaoren G., Alpin Finci T., Dirican A., Vural Gokay B., et al.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, cilt.19, ss.133-138, 2016 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 19 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2016
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.133-138

Özet

Introduction: Scoring systems defining the severity of illnesses also predict the risk of mortality in intensive care units (ICUs). The aim of this study is to detect if APACHE II and SAPS II scores are highly sensitive in the prediction of survival in elderly in the ICU.