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Multiple Organ Failure (MODS) Summary

Description: A progressive condition usually characterized by combined failure of several organs such as the lungs, liver, kidney, along with some clotting mechanisms, usually postinjury or postoperative.

Also Known As: MODS; Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome; Failure, Multiple Organ; Multiple Organ Failures; Organ Dysfunction Syndrome, Multiple Show All >>

Networked: 2487 relevant articles (109 outcomes, 223 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Multiple Organ Failure

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Cytokines : 6 outcomes 16 studies in 119 results : IBA
  2. Zymosan : 4 outcomes 20 studies in 84 results : IBA
  3. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 4 outcomes in 34 results : IBA
  4. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor) : 3 outcomes 13 studies in 124 results : IBA
  5. Oxygen : 3 outcomes 11 studies in 91 results : IBA
  6. C-Reactive Protein : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 16 results : IBA
  7. Methylprednisolone : 3 outcomes 1 study in 9 results : FDA 18 Generic
  8. Protein C : 2 outcomes 4 studies in 24 results : IBA
  9. Interleukin-8 (Interleukin 8) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 29 results : IBA
  10. Proteins (Proteins, Gene) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 15 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Multiple Organ Failure

  1. Sepsis (Septicemia)
  2. Septic Shock (Toxic Shock Syndrome)
  3. Multiple Organ Failure (MODS)
  4. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)
  5. Infection
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Key Therapies for Multiple Organ Failure

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  1. Resuscitation : 7 outcomes 9 studies in 96 results
  2. Plasma Exchange : 5 outcomes in 28 results
  3. Debridement : 5 outcomes in 16 results
  4. Renal Replacement Therapy (Therapies, Renal Replacement) : 3 outcomes 2 studies in 49 results
  5. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 33 results
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