Oxygen for acutely ill patients: a BMJ Rapid Recommendation

Published by WikiRecs group on Nov 11, 2018

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Abstract

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PICOS

PICO 1.1

Population
Acutely ill patients, including those with stroke, myocardial infarction, sepsis, critical illness, cardiac arrest, undergoing surgery who are perceived to need oxygen therapy. ,
Intervention
An upper limit of oxygen saturation target 97% or higher ,
Comparator
An upper limit of oxygen saturation target of 96% ,
Outcomes
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PICO 1.2

Population
Those with acute stroke and oxygen saturation of > 92% on room air
Intervention
Supplemental oxygen
Comparator
No supplemental oxygen therapy
Outcomes

PICO 1.3

Population
Those with acute myocardial infarction and oxygen saturation of > 92% on room air
Intervention
Supplemental oxygen
Comparator
No supplemental oxygen therapy
Outcomes