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Simplified Score of Chen et al for Transferring a Patient Who Requires Mechanical Ventilation to a Long-Term Care Hospital

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Emergency Medicine & Critical Care
Emergency Medicine & Critical Care

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Description:

Chen et al developed a score for evaluating a patient who requires mechanical ventilation prior to transfer to a long-term care hospital. This can help to identify someone who will require long-term care and to facilitate discharge planning from the intensive care unit (ICU). The authors are from the University of Wisconsin in Madison.

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