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APACHE Score

Specialty:

Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

The APACHE (Acute Physiology And Chronic Health Evaluation) is a system for classifying patients in the intensive care unit. Patients are evaluated by physiologic scores and evaluation of chronic health status. Physiologic scores correlate with severity of illness. Results of the evaluation can be used to estimate the mortality rate for patients in the ICU and during the hospitalization.

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