Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome is a topic covered in the Diseases and Disorders.

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General

DRG Category: 189

Mean LOS: 4.9 days

Description MEDICAL: Pulmonary Edema and Respiratory Failure

DRG Category: 207

Mean LOS: 14.1 days

Description MEDICAL: Respiratory System Diagnosis With Ventilator Support > 96 Hours

DRG Category: 208

Mean LOS: 6.8 days

Description MEDICAL: Respiratory System Diagnosis With Ventilator Support < or = 96 Hours

DRG Category: 3

Mean LOS: 31.9 days

Description SURGICAL: Tracheostomy With Mechanical Ventilation < 96 Hours or Primary Diagnosis Except for Face, Mouth, and Neck With Major Operating Room

Classification Section

Nursing Type Primary: critical care

Nursing Type Secondary: acute care

System Primary: pulmonary

System Secondary: not applicable

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