A clinical risk stratification tool to gauge the severity of disease in patients with acute pancreatitis. It consists of measurements of the patient's blood pressure, serum creatinine level, and oxygenation. These are combined with evidence of hemorrhage, abscess formation, pseudocyst formation, or necrosis along with Ranson criteria, C-reactive protein levels, and APACHE-III scores.
Atlanta Classification of Acute Pancreatitis
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Venes, Donald, editor. "Atlanta Classification of Acute Pancreatitis." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 24th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2021. Taber's Online, www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/736111/all/Atlanta_Classification_of_Acute_Pancreatitis.
Atlanta Classification of Acute Pancreatitis. In: Venes DD, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2021. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/736111/all/Atlanta_Classification_of_Acute_Pancreatitis. Accessed May 12, 2021.
Atlanta Classification of Acute Pancreatitis. (2021). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary (24th edition). F.A. Davis Company. https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/736111/all/Atlanta_Classification_of_Acute_Pancreatitis
Atlanta Classification of Acute Pancreatitis [Internet]. In: Venes DD, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2021. [cited 2021 May 12]. Available from: https://www.tabers.com/tabersonline/view/Tabers-Dictionary/736111/all/Atlanta_Classification_of_Acute_Pancreatitis.
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