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Descriptor English: APACHE
Descriptor Spanish: APACHE
Descriptor Portuguese: APACHE
Descriptor French: Indice APACHE
Entry term(s): APACHE I
APACHE II
APACHE III
Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation
Tree number(s): E05.318.308.980.438.475.365
E05.318.308.980.438.475.456.500.250
N05.715.360.300.800.438.375.364.500.250
N06.850.520.308.980.438.475.364.500.250
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018806
Scope note: An acronym for Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation, a scoring system using routinely collected data and providing an accurate, objective description for a broad range of intensive care unit admissions, measuring severity of illness in critically ill patients.
Previous Indexing: Severity of Illness Index (1986-1994)
Public MeSH Note: 95
History Note: 95
DeCS ID: 32354
Unique ID: D018806
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1995/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/05/23
Revision Date: 2017/06/30
APACHE - Preferred
Concept UI M0028159
Scope note An acronym for Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation, a scoring system using routinely collected data and providing an accurate, objective description for a broad range of intensive care unit admissions, measuring severity of illness in critically ill patients.
Preferred term APACHE
Entry term(s) Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation
APACHE II - Narrower
Concept UI M0028157
Preferred term APACHE II
APACHE III - Narrower
Concept UI M0028158
Preferred term APACHE III
APACHE I - Narrower
Concept UI M0028156
Preferred term APACHE I



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