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Association of the Quick Sequential (Sepsis-Related) Organ Failure Assessment (qSOFA) score with excess hospital mortality in adults with suspected infection in low- and middle-income countries

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The quick Sequential (Sepsis-Related) Organ Failure Assessment (qSOFA) score has not been well-evaluated in low- and middle-income countries (LMICs).To assess the association of qSOFA with excess hospital death among patients with suspected infection in LMICs and to compare qSOFA with the systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) criteria.Retrospective secondary analysis of 8 cohort studies and 1 randomized clinical trial from 2003 to 2017. This study included 6569 hospitalized adults wi...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1001/jama.2018.6229

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Li Ka Shing Foundation More from this funder
Network for Improving Critical Care Systems and Training More from this funder
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Publisher:
American Medical Association Publisher's website
Journal:
JAMA Journal website
Volume:
319
Issue:
21
Pages:
2202-2211
Publication date:
2018-05-20
Acceptance date:
2018-04-23
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ISSN:
1538-3598 and 0098-7484
Pmid:
29800114
Source identifiers:
854387
Language:
English
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uuid:0d54cdf2-743f-4fc5-8d27-c1d5829e3650
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Deposit date:
2018-06-02

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