An Overview of Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome

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Multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS) carries a serious risk of mortality. In order to prevent it from progressing to an irreversible stage, immediate detection and treatment are crucial.

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Multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS) is defined as the progressive physiological dysfunction of two or more organs or organ systems where homeostasis cannot be maintained without intervention. MODS is generally initiated by illness, injury or infection, causing a state of immunodepression and hypometabolism.


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Patt Cartwright
25 May 2020
A great read, some interesting points.
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22 Jun 2020
Great read
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10 Aug 2020
This was very simple and informative.
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07 Jun 2020
This is concise and well-explained.
Rachel Young
06 Jun 2020
Quick, succinct
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17 Sep 2022
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It is a very serious matter to administer medication in the correct manner.
Heather Petitt
19 Oct 2020
Very informative.
Zoe Thayer
02 Jun 2020
good, quick overview
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03 Jun 2020
Very good coverage of the topic.
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