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SOFA Score Plus Lactate (SOFA-L) of Froehlich et al

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Critical Care
Emergency Medicine
Gastroenterology

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Description:

Froehlich et al modified the SOFA (Sepsis-related Organ Failure Assessment) score by adding points for blood lactate concentrations. This can be helpful in evaluating a patient with alcoholic liver disease in the intensive care unit (ICU). The authors are from St. Vincent's University Hospital and University College Dublin in Ireland.

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