chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, exacerbations, severe, requiring invasive mechanical ventilation
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
Chest. 2001 Jun;119(6):1840-1849 Descriptive
IN chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, exacerbations, severe, requiring invasive mechanical ventilation The Use of
presence of comorbidities, APACHE, need for ventilation for > 72h or extubation failure
As Prognostic Item
Is useful Than
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To predict higher in-hospital mortality