Subscribe

Revised Paediatric Index of Mortality (PIM2)

Purpose:

To predict mortality for a pediatric patient in the intensive care unit (ICU) using the revised Paediatric Index of Mortality (PIM2).

Specialty:

Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics

Objective:

risk factors, severity, prognosis, stage

ICD-10:

Description:

Slater et al reported a revised version of the Paediatric Index of Mortality, designated PIM2. This can help identify children who may benefit from more aggressive management. The authors are from the PIM Study Group involving multiple university hospitals in Australia and England.

To read more or access our algorithms and calculators, please log in or register.

RECENT TWEETS

medal descover
medal iphone