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Effect of preinjury illness on trauma patient survival outcome.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  8411276     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
CONCLUSION: Pre-existing organ dysfunction has a profound effect on patient outcome even after controlling for age, anatomic and physiologic severity, and mechanism of injury. But, because of their relatively low incidence in this sample, PICs did not strongly influence institutional outcome performance as measured by z and W values.
Authors:
W J Sacco; W S Copes; L W Bain; E J MacKenzie; C F Frey; D B Hoyt; J A Weigelt; H R Champion
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Multicenter Study; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, P.H.S.    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of trauma     Volume:  35     ISSN:  0022-5282     ISO Abbreviation:  J Trauma     Publication Date:  1993 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1993-11-17     Completed Date:  1993-11-17     Revised Date:  2014-07-29    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0376373     Medline TA:  J Trauma     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  538-42; discussion 542-3     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Case-Control Studies
Comorbidity
Female
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Outcome Assessment (Health Care) / statistics & numerical data*
Survival Analysis
Trauma Severity Indices*
United States
Wounds and Injuries / complications*,  mortality*

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