The pulse oximeter perfusion index as a predictor for high illness severity in neonates

Eur J Pediatr. 2002 Oct;161(10):561-2. doi: 10.1007/s00431-002-1042-5. Epub 2002 Sep 3.
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Publication types

  • Comparative Study
  • Evaluation Study

MeSH terms

  • Artifacts
  • Blood Pressure / physiology
  • Female
  • Heart Rate / physiology
  • Humans
  • Infant Welfare
  • Infant, Newborn / physiology*
  • Male
  • Morbidity
  • Oximetry*
  • Oxygen / analysis
  • Patient Admission
  • Predictive Value of Tests
  • Prospective Studies
  • Pulsatile Flow*
  • Sensitivity and Specificity
  • Severity of Illness Index
  • Skin / blood supply
  • Skin Abnormalities / diagnosis
  • Skin Abnormalities / physiopathology
  • Vasoconstriction / physiology

Substances

  • Oxygen