C-reactive Protein Concentration as a Risk Predictor of Mortality in Intensive Care Unit

A Multicenter, Prospective, Observational Study

Rong Qu; Linhui Hu; Yun Ling; Yating Hou; Heng Fang; Huidan Zhang; Silin Liang; Zhimei He; Miaoxian Fang; Jiaxin Li; Xu Li; Chunbo Chen


BMC Anesthesiol. 2020;20(292) 

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For inflammatory biomarkers at ICU admission, the concentration of CRP, and not PCT or WBC, can be an independent risk factor for ICU mortality, and CRP can improve risk reclassification for prognosis prediction.