Prognosis of patients with severe burns based on plasma base excess and serum lactate level and comparison with ABSI

Alireza Sedaghat; Benyamin Fazli; arash peivandi; Farzaneh Fazeli; Bita Mirzaie Feyzabadi

Volume 9, Issue 3 , September 2022, , Pages 104-109

https://doi.org/10.22038/rcm.2022.66924.1411

Abstract
  Background and Aim: This study was aimed to evaluate the prognosis of patients with severe burns by measuring the plasma base excess and serum lactate levels and comparing it with the ABSI scoring system as an important indicator in the resuscitation of burn patients.Methods: This prospective cohort ...  Read More

Serum lactate is a useful predictor of death in severe sepsis and septic shock

Jafar Malmir; Ehsan Bolvardi; Monavar Afzal Aghaee

Volume 1, Issue 3 , August 2014, , Pages 97-104

https://doi.org/10.17463/RCM.2014.03.002

Abstract
  The severe sepsis and septic shock are as common and lethal that emergency physicians routinely confront. Actually, more than two thirds of sepsis patients present initially to the ED. Only a few laboratory tests for markers of sepsis are currently available. The serum lactate level can help in determining ...  Read More