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Pediatric Risk of Nosocomial Sepsis (PRiNS) Score

Purpose:

To evaluate a pediatric patient in the ICU for risk of healthcare associated infection (HAI) using the PRiNS score of Sapharishi et al.

Specialty:

Infectious Diseases

Objective:

risk factors

ICD-10:

A39, A40, A49, Y95

Description:

Saptharishi et al developed the Pediatric Risk of Nosocomial Sepsis score for identifying healthcare-associated infections in the pediatric intensive care unit (ICU). The authors are from the Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research and MM Institute of Medical Sciences & Research in India.

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