Community-acquired pneumonia in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease requiring admission to the intensive care unit: Risk factors for mortality


ÇİLLİ A., Erdem H., Karakurt Z., Turkan H., Yazicioglu-Mocin O., Adiguzel N., et al.

JOURNAL OF CRITICAL CARE, cilt.28, ss.975-979, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 28 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jcrc.2013.08.004
  • Dergi Adı: JOURNAL OF CRITICAL CARE
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.975-979

Özet

Purpose: The aims of this study are to identify factors predicting mortality in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and community-acquired pneumonia (CAP) requiring intensive care unit (ICU) admission and to examine whether noninvasive ventilation treatment reduces mortality.