Letter to the Editor About the Usefulness of the SAPS II Score in an Intermediate Care Unit

Authors

  • Pilar Burillo Simões Unidade de Cuidados Intermédios Médicos. Hospital de Santo António dos Capuchos. Centro Hospitalar Universitário de Lisboa Central. Lisboa.
  • João Silva Unidade de Cuidados Intermédios Médicos. Hospital de Santo António dos Capuchos. Centro Hospitalar Universitário de Lisboa Central. Lisboa.
  • José Pereira Serviço de Radiologia. Hospital Garcia de Orta. Almada.
  • Bárbara Picado Unidade de Cuidados Intermédios Médicos. Hospital de Santo António dos Capuchos. Centro Hospitalar Universitário de Lisboa Central. Lisboa.
  • Catarina Salvado Unidade de Cuidados Intermédios Médicos. Hospital de Santo António dos Capuchos. Centro Hospitalar Universitário de Lisboa Central. Lisboa.

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.20344/amp.19556

Keywords:

Critical Care, Intermediate Care Facilities, Simplified Acute Physiology Score

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Published

2023-04-05

How to Cite

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Burillo Simões P, Silva J, Pereira J, Picado B, Salvado C. Letter to the Editor About the Usefulness of the SAPS II Score in an Intermediate Care Unit. Acta Med Port [Internet]. 2023 Apr. 5 [cited 2023 Jun. 4];36(5):374-5. Available from: https://www.actamedicaportuguesa.com/revista/index.php/amp/article/view/19556

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