Multiple organ dysfunction syndrome in critical surgical illness Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Critical Illness
  • Multiple Organ Failure
  • Postoperative Complications

abstract

  • Although current treatment of MODS remains primarily supportive, the mortality rate appears to be decreasing. Appreciation of the interrelations between the inflammatory and coagulation systems provides hope in the battle against this frequent, elusive, deadly, and costly syndrome.

publication date

  • October 2009

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1089/sur.2009.9935

PubMed ID

  • 19943773

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 369

end page

  • 77

volume

  • 10

number

  • 5