Community- versus nosocomial-acquired severe sepsis and septic shock in patients admitted to a tertiary intensive care in Saudi Arabia, etiology and outcome
作者: Salim BaharoonAyman TelmesaniHani TamimEiman AlsafiSameerah AljohaniEbrahim MahmoudHamdan Al-Jahdali
作者单位: 1King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
2College of Medicine, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
3Clinical Research Institute, American University of Beirut Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
4King Saud Chest Specialty Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
5Department of Medicine, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
刊名: Journal of Infection and Public Health, 2015, Vol.8 (5), pp.418-424
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.jiph.2014.12.003
关键词: Community acquired severe sepsisHospital acquired severe sepsisOutcome
原始语种摘要: Summary(#br)Background(#br)Sepsis syndrome is a major worldwide cause of morbidity and mortality. While community-acquired severe sepsis and septic shock constitutes a major cause of admission to the intensive care unit, hospital-acquired severe sepsis and septic shock remain major preventable causes of ICU admission. This study evaluates the rate, etiology, complication and outcome of community- and hospital-acquired sepsis in a tertiary care hospital in Saudi Arabia.(#br)Method(#br)This is a retrospective evaluation of all admissions with severe sepsis and septic shock to a general intensive care unit over a period of six months.(#br)Results(#br)A total number of 96 patients were included, which represented 15% of the total number of admissions during the study period. The mean age was...
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  • acquired 获得的
  • intensive 集约的
  • sepsis 败血症
  • severe 严滥
  • septic 腐败的
  • etiology 病原学
  • nosocomial 医院的
  • admitted 公认的
  • hospital 医院
  • causes 白内障的原因