S S Carson
Affiliation: University of Chicago
- Outcomes after long-term acute care. An analysis of 133 mechanically ventilated patientsS S Carson
Departments of Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Am J Respir Crit Care Med 159:1568-73. 1999..001). We demonstrate characteristics predicting the poorest prognoses for patients requiring prolonged mechanical ventilation. These characteristics may be identifiable before transfer to an LTAC hospital...