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Intensive Care Medicine

, Volume 41, Issue 8, pp 1493–1495 | Cite as

Mortality, disability, and intensive care in patients with mitochondrial 3243A>G mutation

  • Han-Chung Hsiue
  • Ni-Chung Lee
  • Hung-Bin Tsai
  • Chih-Chao Yang
  • Chao-Szu Wu
  • Wang-Tso Lee
  • Wen-Chin Weng
  • Pi-Chuan Fan
  • Yin-Hsiu Chien
  • Wuh-Liang Hwu
  • Kun-Long Hung
  • Chao-Ching Huang
  • Chih-Hung Chen
  • Shio-Jean Lin
  • Shao-Yin Chu
  • Tzu-Jou Wang
  • Chien-Jung Lu
  • Pei-Lin LeeEmail author
Letter

Keywords

Intensive Care Unit Valproate Intensive Care Unit Admission Intensive Care Unit Patient Intensive Care Unit Stay 
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Notes

Acknowledgments

The authors acknowledge the statistical assistance provided by the Taiwan Clinical Trial Bioinformatics and Statistical Center, Training Center, and Pharmacogenomics Laboratory (founded by the National Research Program for Biopharmaceuticals (NRPB) at the National Science Council of Taiwan; NSC 102-2325-B-002-088), and the Department of Medical Research of National Taiwan University Hospital. The study was supported by grants from the National Science Council of Taiwan (project number NSC 102-2314-B-002 -099) and ResMed Respiratory Medicine Institute Clinical Study Fund.

Conflicts of interest

The authors declare no conflicts of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Han-Chung Hsiue
    • 1
  • Ni-Chung Lee
    • 2
    • 3
  • Hung-Bin Tsai
    • 4
  • Chih-Chao Yang
    • 5
  • Chao-Szu Wu
    • 2
  • Wang-Tso Lee
    • 3
  • Wen-Chin Weng
    • 3
  • Pi-Chuan Fan
    • 3
  • Yin-Hsiu Chien
    • 2
    • 3
  • Wuh-Liang Hwu
    • 2
    • 3
  • Kun-Long Hung
    • 6
    • 7
  • Chao-Ching Huang
    • 8
    • 9
  • Chih-Hung Chen
    • 10
  • Shio-Jean Lin
    • 11
  • Shao-Yin Chu
    • 12
  • Tzu-Jou Wang
    • 13
  • Chien-Jung Lu
    • 14
  • Pei-Lin Lee
    • 15
    • 16
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of OncologyNational Taiwan University HospitalTaipeiTaiwan
  2. 2.Department of Medical GeneticsNational Taiwan University HospitalTaipeiTaiwan
  3. 3.Department of PediatricsNational Taiwan University HospitalTaipeiTaiwan
  4. 4.Department of TraumatologyNational Taiwan University HospitalTaipeiTaiwan
  5. 5.Department of NeurologyNational Taiwan University Hospital7, Chung-Shan South RoadTaiwan
  6. 6.Department of PediatricsCathay General HospitalTaipeiTaiwan
  7. 7.School of MedicineFu-Jen Catholic UniversityNew Taipei CityTaiwan
  8. 8.College of MedicineTaipei Medical UniversityTaipeiTaiwan
  9. 9.Department of Pediatrics, College of MedicineNational Cheng Kung UniversityTainanTaiwan
  10. 10.Department of Neurology, College of MedicineNational Cheng Kung UniversityTainanTaiwan
  11. 11.Department of PediatricsChi-Mei HospitalTainanTaiwan
  12. 12.Department of PediatricsBuddhist Tzu-Chi General HospitalHualienTaiwan
  13. 13.Department of PediatricsKaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial HospitalKaohsiungTaiwan
  14. 14.Department of NeurologyEn Chu Kong HospitalNew Taipei CityTaiwan
  15. 15.Department of Internal MedicineNational Taiwan University HospitalTaipeiTaiwan
  16. 16.Center of Sleep DisorderNational Taiwan University HospitalTaipeiTaiwan

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