SICU


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SICU

Surgical intensive care unit. See ICU.

SICU

Abbreviation for surgical intensive care unit.
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La historia reciente, en el caso de las primeras agrupaciones portenas, se remonta a fines de la decada de 1980, cuando migrantes del NOA y Bolivia se instalan en la gran ciudad y empiezan a ensenar sicu y quena, entre otros instrumentos.
A significant effect from the relative's gender identity was found only on need for information (female mean score 28.19 [4.33], male mean score 29.74 [3.36], F=4.16, p=0.044)) and from patient's place of hospitalization only on need for support (ward hospitalized mean score 42.16 [8.44], SICU patients' relatives mean score 37.79 [8.22], relatives F=5.87, p=0 .017).
Each donor-hepatectomy patient was assigned a study number, and charts were analysed for events including date of surgery, sex, ethnicity, ASA classification, height and weight, intraoperative opioid consumption, intraoperative and postoperative ketamine dosing parameters, opioid consumption during 24, 48 and 72 h postoperative periods, VAS pain scores every 4 h for 72 h (grouped into days), number of postoperative hours until first ambulation, SICU length-of-stay (LOS) and hospital LOS.
This single-center randomized study was conducted in the SICU of Benisuef University Hospital.
Inclusion criteria for the sepsis group were admission to SICU for the treatment of sepsis, sepsis presumed to be abdominal in origin, and at least one major abdominal surgical procedure performed during the current hospitalization.
Abbreviations ICU: Intensive care unit GRV: Gastric residual volume SICU: Surgical intensive care unit BMI: Body mass index GCS: Glasgow coma scale APACHE II: Acute physiology and chronic health evaluation.
Because our SICU focuses on gastrointestinal surgery, our data and management experience of AGID may not fit the critical patients in other ICUs completely.
The patient was admitted to the surgical intensive care unit (SICU) and scheduled for same-day craniotomy and sinusotomies.
The surgical team was consulted, and the patient was admitted to the surgical intensive care unit (SICU).
He was operated upon but his condition deteriorated at 3:00 AM but there was no vacant bed in Surgical Incentive Unit (SICU).
Data were gathered on all patients meeting inclusion criteria admitted to the surgical intensive care unit (SICU) from June 2012 to November 2012.
Piper, Kaplan, Maung, Barre, and Davis (2014) investigated the usefulness of the RI at time of transfer out of the surgical intensive care unit (SICU) in predicting early SICU readmission.