Journal article

A Core Outcome Set for Pediatric Critical Care*

Ericka L Fink, Aline B Maddux, Neethi Pinto, Samuel Sorenson, Daniel Notterman, J Michael Dean, Joseph A Carcillo, Robert A Berg, Athena Zuppa, Murray M Pollack, Kathleen L Meert, Mark W Hall, Anil Sapru, Patrick S McQuillen, Peter M Mourani, David Wessel, Deborah Amey, Andrew Argent, Werther Brunow de Carvalho, Warwick Butt Show all

Critical Care Medicine | LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS | Published : 2020

Abstract

OBJECTIVES: More children are surviving critical illness but are at risk of residual or new health conditions. An evidence-informed and stakeholder-recommended core outcome set is lacking for pediatric critical care outcomes. Our objective was to create a multinational, multistakeholder-recommended pediatric critical care core outcome set for inclusion in clinical and research programs. DESIGN: A two-round modified Delphi electronic survey was conducted with 333 invited research, clinical, and family/advocate stakeholders. Stakeholders completing the first round were invited to participate in the second. Outcomes scoring greater than 69% "critical" and less than 15% "not important" advanced ..

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