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Prognosis for Prolonged Ventilation (ProVent) Score of Carson et al for a Patient Requiring Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation

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Carson et al developed the Prognosis for Prolonged Ventilation (ProVent) score to predict prognosis for patients requiring prolonged mechanical ventilation. This can help to identify a patient who may require more aggressive management. The authors are from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Duke University and East Carolina School of Medicine.

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