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Unformatted text preview: D E B A T E T O P I C : C O M P U T E R S YS T E M T O M O N I T O R I C U S A U G M E N T : B E N E F I T S O F APAC H E P O S I T I O N : PRO C O U R S E : I S 350 P RO F ESSOR: R IC HARD EGAN GRO U P : FO UR ME MBERS: T H EOP H I L US B LO U N T RY A N H A R R I S O N L A MO NT L A NDRU M J ASO N KOR N EGAY V R A J E S H PA T E L O BJ ECT I V E Prove the importance of “[s]ystems such as APACHE [, and why] should [they] be installed i n ICUs in all large hospitals in the U.S.” SU M M ARY EXP L A NAT IO N BE N E F I TS OF APAC HE Objective, easy Uses available hospital data Valid for many diagnoses Indicative of illness severity Independent of t reatment Board cost-benefit analysis Source: icuadelaide CONF L I CTS – T H E OT H ER SIDE Cons P ro’s countered statement P URPOSE • APACHE should be used but should only be used in certain cases that the m achine is best meant for. RESEARC H W OR KS C I T ED "I C U S c o r i n g S y s t e m." icuadelaide. N.p., n.d. Web. 1 Mar. 2011. <www.icuadelaide.com.au/files/icu_notes/outcome_icu.pdf>. Lee, K, K Hui, T Lim, and W Tab. "Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation(Apache II) Scoring in the medical intensive care unit, National University Hospital, Singapore." smj.sma. Version Vol 34. smj.sma.org, n.d. Web. 1 Mar. 2011. <smj.sma.org.sg/3401/3401a7.pdf>. "Prognostic Accuracy of Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II Scores in Critically Ill Cancer Patients — Am J Crit Care ." American Journal of Critical Care . N.p., n.d. Web. 1 Mar. 2011. <http://ajcc.aacnjournals.org/content/15/1/47.full>. "The acute physiology and chronic health evaluation... [J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2007] PubMed result." National Center for Biotechnology Information. N.p., n.d. Web. 1 Mar. 2011. <http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18068061>. ...
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