Yıl 2021, Cilt 5 , Sayı 1, Sayfalar 31 - 35 2021-01-01

Thrombocytopenia and its effect on mortality and morbidity in the intensive care unit

Gulay ILKHAN [1] , Hakan CELİKHİSAR [2]


Background/Aim: Thrombocytopenia is a common hematological abnormality among patients in the intensive care unit (ICU). The development of thrombocytopenia in the ICU usually indicates severe organ system dysfunction rather than a primary hematological disorder. We aimed to determine the incidence, causes, and clinical results of thrombocytopenia in patients followed up in ICU. Methods: In this retrospective cohort study, 165 patients who were followed up in the ICU with thrombocyte counts below 150,000 /uL were included and causes of thrombocytopenia, along with its effects on mortality and intensive care stay were investigated. Results: Thrombocytopenia was determined in 30.1% of the patients in the ICU. The cause of thrombocytopenia was sepsis in 33 (20.0%) of the patients and disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) in 20 (12.1%) patients. During the study period, 115 (69.7%) of 165 thrombocytopenic patients and 173 (45.1%) of 383 patients without thrombocytopenia died. Mortality was significantly higher in patients with thrombocytopenia. Mortality significantly increased when platelet count decreased, even with similar APACHE II scores. Conclusion: The most common causes of thrombocytopenia in the ICU were sepsis and DIC. Thrombocytopenia is common in the ICU and increases mortality rates.
APACHE II, Intensive care, mortality, sepsis, thrombocytopenia
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Konular Yoğun Bakım, Tıp
Bölüm Araştırma makalesi
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Orcid: 0000-0001-6453-3867
Yazar: Gulay ILKHAN
Kurum: İZMİR TİRE DEVLET HASTANESİ
Ülke: Turkey


Orcid: 0000-0002-0109-3208
Yazar: Hakan CELİKHİSAR (Sorumlu Yazar)
Kurum: İBB Eşrefpaşa Hastanesi
Ülke: Turkey


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Yayımlanma Tarihi : 1 Ocak 2021

Bibtex @araştırma makalesi { josam842587, journal = {Journal of Surgery and Medicine}, issn = {}, eissn = {2602-2079}, address = {jsurgmed@gmail.com}, publisher = {Fatih BAŞAK}, year = {2021}, volume = {5}, pages = {31 - 35}, doi = {10.28982/josam.842587}, title = {Thrombocytopenia and its effect on mortality and morbidity in the intensive care unit}, key = {cite}, author = {Ilkhan, Gulay and Celikhisar, Hakan} }
APA Ilkhan, G , Celikhisar, H . (2021). Thrombocytopenia and its effect on mortality and morbidity in the intensive care unit . Journal of Surgery and Medicine , 5 (1) , 31-35 . DOI: 10.28982/josam.842587
MLA Ilkhan, G , Celikhisar, H . "Thrombocytopenia and its effect on mortality and morbidity in the intensive care unit" . Journal of Surgery and Medicine 5 (2021 ): 31-35 <http://jsurgmed.com/tr/pub/issue/59430/842587>
Chicago Ilkhan, G , Celikhisar, H . "Thrombocytopenia and its effect on mortality and morbidity in the intensive care unit". Journal of Surgery and Medicine 5 (2021 ): 31-35
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EndNote %0 Journal of Surgery and Medicine Thrombocytopenia and its effect on mortality and morbidity in the intensive care unit %A Gulay Ilkhan , Hakan Celikhisar %T Thrombocytopenia and its effect on mortality and morbidity in the intensive care unit %D 2021 %J Journal of Surgery and Medicine %P -2602-2079 %V 5 %N 1 %R doi: 10.28982/josam.842587 %U 10.28982/josam.842587
ISNAD Ilkhan, Gulay , Celikhisar, Hakan . "Thrombocytopenia and its effect on mortality and morbidity in the intensive care unit". Journal of Surgery and Medicine 5 / 1 (Ocak 2021): 31-35 . https://doi.org/10.28982/josam.842587
AMA Ilkhan G , Celikhisar H . Thrombocytopenia and its effect on mortality and morbidity in the intensive care unit. J Surg Med. 2021; 5(1): 31-35.
Vancouver Ilkhan G , Celikhisar H . Thrombocytopenia and its effect on mortality and morbidity in the intensive care unit. Journal of Surgery and Medicine. 2021; 5(1): 31-35.
IEEE G. Ilkhan ve H. Celikhisar , "Thrombocytopenia and its effect on mortality and morbidity in the intensive care unit", Journal of Surgery and Medicine, c. 5, sayı. 1, ss. 31-35, Oca. 2021, doi:10.28982/josam.842587