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Table 1 Sequential organ failure assessment (SOFA) score

From: Impact of amount of fluid for circulatory resuscitation on renal function in patients in shock: evaluating the influence of intra-abdominal pressure, renal resistive index, sublingual microcirculation and total body water measured by bio-impedance analysis on haemodynamic parameters for guidance of volume resuscitation in shock therapy: a protocol for the VoluKid pilot study–an observational clinical trial

Variables/points 1 2 3 4
Neurological
Glasgow Coma Scale
13–14 10–12 6–9 < 6
Pulmonary
PaO2/FiO2 (mmHg)
< 400 < 300 < 200 and respiratory
support
< 100 and respiratory support
Cardiological
Mean systolic arterial pressure (mmHg; μg/kg/min)
< 70 Dopamine ≤ 5
OR
Dobutamine (whatever dose)
Dopamine > 5
OR
Epinephrine ≤ 0.1
OR
Norepinephrine ≤ 0.1
Dopamine > 15
OR
Epinephrine > 0.1
OR
Norepinephrine > 0.1
Renal
a. Blood creatinine (μmol/L)
OR
b. Diuresis (mL/d)
a 110–170 171–299 300–440 > 440
b    < 500 < 200
Haematological
Platelets (x10S9/l)
< 150 < 100 < 50 < 20
Hepatic
Blood bilirubin (μmol/L)
20–32 33–101 102–204 > 204