Is it time to rethink the urea criterion in CURB-65?

A V Kamath, P K Myint, S L Vowler, B D W Harrison

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10 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1321-1322
Number of pages2
JournalEuropean Respiratory Journal
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Jun 2006


  • age factors
  • aged
  • blood pressure
  • cohort studies
  • community-acquired infections
  • confusion
  • female
  • humans
  • male
  • pneumonia, bacterial
  • respiratory function tests
  • sensitivity and specificity
  • severity of illness index
  • urea

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