Mortality Rate in Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU): A Local Center Experience

Ghaffari, Javad and Abbaskhanian, Ali and Nazari, Zeinab (2014) Mortality Rate in Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU): A Local Center Experience. International Journal of Pediatrics, 2 (3.2). pp. 81-88.

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Abstract

Introduction: Pediatric intensive care unit (PICU) has a specific location for management of children with serious and severe diseases. Methods: This is s crass-sectional – analytical Study was performed on all children admitted in Boali hospitals PICU from March 2010 to March 2012 (2 years). 937 patients were analyzed. Results: Out of 490 patient admitted in PICU (march2010 to march 2011), 35 was died (7.14) but this was 6/04 (27/447 patients) in march2011 to march 2012 (table-1). Overall, 62 cases were died (6/6) in two years male =30 (3.2%), female =32 (3.4%). In conclusion, mortality rate is similar with other developed countries or higher level of medical care.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WA Public Health
WS Pediatrics
Divisions: Journals > International J Pediatrics
Depositing User: IJP IJP
Date Deposited: 29 Sep 2017 21:12
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2017 21:12
URI: http://eprints.mums.ac.ir/id/eprint/6831

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