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Table 1 Main admission criteria

From: Designing and conducting a cluster-randomized trial of ICU admission for the elderly patients: the ICE-CUB 2 study

Cardiology Cardiogenic shock
Cardiac insufficiency requiring NIV
Severe cardiac rhythm abnormalities
Surgery Neurosurgery
Surgery for poly-traumatism
Cardiac surgery
Digestive surgery
Surgery other
Coma Coma—metabolic
Coma—toxic
Coma—stroke
Coma—status epilepticus
Coma—traumatism
Coma—anoxic
Coma—cerebral hypertension
Respiratory Acute respiratory failure with COPD
Pulmonary embolism
Bilateral pneumonia
Acute respiratory failure requiring tracheal intubation
Acute respiratory failure requiring NIV
Acute respiratory failure requiring active physiotherapy
GI GI tract haemorrhage
Pancreatitis
Acute liver insufficiency
Abdominal emergency
Shock Septic shock
Haemorrhagic shock
Hypovolemic shock
Shock others
Renal Acute kidney failure
Polytraumatism
Miscellaneous Miscellaneous