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The SOFA (Sepsis-related Organ Failure Assessment) score to describe organ dysfunction/failure : On behalf of the Working Group on Sepsis-Related Problems of the European Society of Intensive Care Medicine (see contributors to the project in the appendix)

J. -L. Vincent| R. Moreno| J. Takala| S. Willatts| A. De Mendonça| H. Bruining| C. K. Reinhart| P. M. Suter| L. G. Thijs
Meeting Report
Volume 22, Issue 7 / July , 1996

Pages 707 - 710

No abstract available.

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