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응급진료센터에 내원한 급성 담관염 환자에서 혈액요소질소/알부민 비를 이용한 28일 사망률 예측의 유용성

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 Usefulness of BUN/Albumin Ratio in Prediction of 28-day Mortality in Patients with Acute Cholangitis 
 강현솔  ;  정성필  ;  유제성  ;  주영선  ;  공태영  ;  고동률  ;  홍정화  ;  박유석  ;  정현수  ;  박인철 
 Journal of the Korean Society of Emergency Medicine (대한응급의학회지), Vol.26(6) : 491-499, 2015 
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 Journal of the Korean Society of Emergency Medicine (대한응급의학회지) 
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Cholangitis ; Blood urea nitrogen ; Albumins ; Prognosis
Purpose: We evaluated the blood urea nitrogen (BUN)/albumin (B/A) ratio in patients with acute cholangitis to determine the prognostic significance of the B/A ratio as a marker of early mortality in critically ill patients with acute cholangitis. Method: We retrospectively analyzed medical records in two emergency departments (ED) and screened eligible adult patients who were admitted to the ED with acute cholangitis. The B/A ratio was evaluated as the BUN value divided by albumin level on each hospital day. The clinical outcome was mortality after 28 days. Results: A total of 461 patients with acute cholangitis were included in this study. Multivariate Cox proportional hazard models showed that higher B/A ratio on ED admission (day 1) (Hazard Ratio (HR): 1.182; 95% Confidence Interval (CI): 1.076-1.298, p<0.001) and day 4 (HR: 1.192; 95% CI: 1.019-1.395, p=0.028) were independent risk factors for mortality at 28 days. Our study showed that the increased 28-day mortality was associated with a B/A ratio >6.83 on day 1 (HR: 4.065; 95% CI: 4.123-43.737, p<0.001) and a higher B/A ratio (>6.26) on day 4 (HR: 7.16; 95% CI: 1.412-36.333, p=0.018) in patients with acute cholangitis. Conclusion: The ratio of BUN to albumin on ED admission is a promising prognostic marker of 28-day mortality in patients with acute cholangitis.
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강현솔(Kang, Hyun Sol)
고동률(Ko, Dong Ryul) ORCID logo https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3098-2784
공태영(Kong, Tae Young) ORCID logo https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4182-7245
박유석(Park, Yoo Seok) ORCID logo https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1543-4664
박은철(Park, Eun-Cheol) ORCID logo https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2306-5398
유제성(You, Je Sung) ORCID logo https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2074-6745
정성필(Chung, Sung Pil) ORCID logo https://orcid.org/0000-0002-3074-011X
정현수(Chung, Hyun Soo) ORCID logo https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6110-1495
주영선(Joo, Young Seon)
홍정화(Hong, Jung Hwa)
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