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ICU Management

New model for predicting ECMO outcome in ARDS

2017 19 Dec

Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is a life-saving therapy in acute respiratory distress syndrome (ARDS) patients but is associated with complications and costs. Researchers in Germany have developed a new, simple model that also incorporates extrapulmonary variables to predict mortality in ECMO-treated ARDS patients. The PRESET-Score (PREdiction... Read more