William Knaus
William Knaus
Emeritus Professor of Public Health Sciences, University of Virginia
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APACHE II: a severity of disease classification system
WA Knaus, EA Draper, DP Wagner, JE Zimmerman
Critical care medicine 13 (10), 818-829, 1985
Definitions for sepsis and organ failure and guidelines for the use of innovative therapies in sepsis
RC Bone, RA Balk, FB Cerra, RP Dellinger, AM Fein, WA Knaus, ...
Chest 101 (6), 1644-1655, 1992
The APACHE III prognostic system: risk prediction of hospital mortality for critically III hospitalized adults
WA Knaus, DP Wagner, EA Draper, JE Zimmerman, M Bergner, ...
Chest 100 (6), 1619-1636, 1991
APACHE—acute physiology and chronic health evaluation: a physiologically based classification system
WA Knaus, JE Zimmerman, DP Wagner, EA Draper, DE Lawrence
Critical care medicine 9 (8), 591-597, 1981
The effectiveness of right heart catheterization in the initial care of critically III patients
AF Connors, T Speroff, NV Dawson, C Thomas, FE Harrell, D Wagner, ...
Jama 276 (11), 889-897, 1996
An evaluation of outcome from intensive care in major medical centers
WA Knaus, EA Draper, DP Wagner, JE Zimmerman
Annals of internal medicine 104 (3), 410-418, 1986
Outcomes following acute exacerbation of severe chronic obstructive lung disease. The SUPPORT investigators (Study to Understand Prognoses and Preferences for Outcomes and …
AF Connors Jr, NV Dawson, C Thomas, FE Harrell Jr, N Desbiens, ...
American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine 154 (4), 959-967, 1996
Recombinant human interleukin 1 receptor antagonist in the treatment of patients with sepsis syndrome: results from a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
CJ Fisher, JFA Dhainaut, SM Opal, JP Pribble, RA Balk, GJ Slotman, ...
Jama 271 (23), 1836-1843, 1994
The performance of intensive care units: does good management make a difference?
SM Shortell, JE Zimmerman, DM Rousseau, RR Gillies, DP Wagner, ...
Medical care 32 (5), 508-525, 1994
Hospital and 1-year survival of patients admitted to intensive care units with acute exacerbation of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
MG Seneff, DP Wagner, RP Wagner, JE Zimmerman, WA Knaus
Jama 274 (23), 1852-1857, 1995
Variations in mortality and length of stay in intensive care units
WA Knaus, DP Wagner, JE Zimmerman, EA Draper
Annals of Internal Medicine 118 (10), 753-761, 1993
The SUPPORT prognostic model: Objective estimates of survival for seriously ill hospitalized adults
WA Knaus, FE Harrell, J Lynn, L Goldman, RS Phillips, AF Connors, ...
Annals of internal medicine 122 (3), 191-203, 1995
The impact of serious illness on patients' families
KE Covinsky, L Goldman, EF Cook, R Oye, N Desbiens, D Reding, ...
Jama 272 (23), 1839-1844, 1994
A controlled trial to improve care for seriously iII hospitalized patients: The study to understand prognoses and preferences for outcomes and risks of treatments (SUPPORT)
AF Connors, NV Dawson, NA Desbiens, WJ Fulkerson, L Goldman, ...
Jama 274 (20), 1591-1598, 1995
Advance directives for seriously ill hospitalized patients: Effectiveness with the patient self‐determination act and the SUPPORT intervention
J Teno, J Lynn, N Wenger, RS Phillips, DP Murphy, AF Connors Jr, ...
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 45 (4), 500-507, 1997
Changes in hospital mortality for United States intensive care unit admissions from 1988 to 2012
JE Zimmerman, AA Kramer, WA Knaus
Critical care 17, 1-9, 2013
Influence of patient preferences and local health system characteristics on the place of death
RS Pritchard, ES Fisher, JM Teno, SM Sharp, DJ Reding, WA Knaus, ...
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 46 (10), 1242-1250, 1998
Do advance directives provide instructions that direct care?
JM Teno, S Licks, J Lynn, N Wenger, AF Connors Jr, RS Phillips, ...
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 45 (4), 508-512, 1997
Improving intensive care: observations based on organizational case studies in nine intensive care units: a prospective, multicenter study
JE Zimmerman, SM Shortell, DM Rousseau, J Duffy, RR Gillies, ...
Critical care medicine 21 (10), 1443-1451, 1993
Evaluation of acute physiology and chronic health evaluation III predictions of hospital mortality in an independent database
JE Zimmerman, DP Wagner, EA Draper, L Wright, C Alzola, WA Knaus
Critical care medicine 26 (8), 1317-1326, 1998
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