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Title: Evaluation of ferritin and the ferritin index as prognostic biomarkers in septic shock.
Austin Authors: Gunasekaran, Chandrasekaran;Eastwood, Glenn M ;Peck, Leah ;Young, Helen ;Serpa Neto, Ary ;Bellomo, Rinaldo 
Affiliation: Data Analytics Research and Evaluation Centre, The University of Melbourne and Austin Hospital, Melbourne, Australia.
Department of Critical Care, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria, Australia
Department of Intensive Care, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Department of Intensive Care, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Sao Paolo, Brazil.
Australian and New Zealand Intensive Care Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Intensive Care
Department of Intensive Care, Ballarat Base Hospital, Victoria, Australia
Issue Date: Sep-2023
Date: 2022
Publication information: Australian Critical Care 2023-09; 36(5)
Abstract: Ferritin, an acute phase reactant, and the ferritin index (FI = observed ferritin level/upper limit of normal level for age and sex) may be prognostic biomarkers in septic shock and cardiac surgery patients.
DOI: 10.1016/j.aucc.2022.10.012
Journal: Australian Critical Care: Official Journal of the Confederation of Australian Critical Care Nurses
PubMed URL: 36470774
Type: Journal Article
Subjects: Cardiac surgery
Ferritin index
Hospital length of stay
ICU length of stay
Intensive care
Septic shock
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