Septic shock patients admitted to the intensive care unit with higher SOFA score tend to have higher incidence of abdominal compartment syndrome – a preliminary analysis

Bruno Pereira, Alcir Dorigatti, Marina Melek, Jennifer dos Santos, Mayara Ferreira, Thiago Calderan, Cesar Carmona, Gustavo Fraga
2019 Anaesthesiology Intensive Therapy  
The incidence of ACS in patients with extra-abdominal septic shock admitted to a university teaching hospital MICU was higher than those found in the literature. Higher admission and consecutive SOFA score of more than 7 was associated with higher ACS incidence and higher mortality rate.
doi:10.5114/ait.2019.88184 pmid:31619028 fatcat:sj66cqqnmndsvcetkyryp2yzsq