ARCHIVES OF IRANIAN MEDICINE, vol.23, no.8, pp.536-541, 2020 (SCI-Expanded)
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ARCHIVES OF IRANIAN MEDICINE
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Critical patient, Emergency department, Malignancy, MEWS, MEDICAL PATIENTS, ILL PATIENTS, APACHE-II, CARE, MORTALITY, ADMISSION, COMA, CONSCIOUSNESS, MORBIDITY, SCALE
Bursa Uludag University Affiliated:
Background: Identification of critically ill patient is particularly important in the emergency department (ED). The prolonged duration from hospital admission to delivering intensive care service is related to increased mortality. The aim of this study is to evaluate the effectiveness of Modified Early Warning Score (MEWS) for identifying critical patients with malignancy in ED settings.