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Quick SOFA scores may predict mortality in the ED

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In this retrospective single-center chart review study, researchers analyzed a total of 67,475 adult emergency department (ED) visits to calculate a quick Sequential Organ Failure Assessment (qSOFA) score with both vital signs and Modified Early Warning System (MEWS) scores. At the study institution, the MEWS score is a tool nurses use to monitor patients and allow early detection of impending decline in condition. They excluded patients triaged to fast-track, dentistry, psychiatry, and labor and delivery. more

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