Internal and external validation of the NOSEP prediction score for nosocomial sepsis in neonates
Mahieu, Ludo M × De Dooy, Jozef J Cossey, Veerle Goossens, Linde L Vrancken, Sabine L Jespers, Ann Y Vandeputte, Christina T # De Muynck, Aimé O #
Williams & Wilkins Co.
Critical Care Medicine vol:30 issue:7 pages:1459-66
To evaluate the performance of a scoring system (NOSEP) to predict nosocomial sepsis in neonates at the hospital where the score was developed (internal validation) and in an independent data set from other centers (external validation).