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Fig. 2 | Critical Care

Fig. 2

From: Frequency and mortality of septic shock in Europe and North America: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Fig. 2

Frequency of septic shock within a cohort of patients admitted to the intensive care unit and diagnosed at some time during stay. (a) All definitions except Sepsis-3. (b) Sepsis-3 only. The forest plots contain exact 95% confidence intervals, and specific studies are weighted using the inverse-variance method. The pooled summaries are obtained using the Freeman–Tukey double arcsine transformation and the DerSimonian–Laird method estimates between-study variance

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