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What does MODS stand for?

MODS stands for Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome

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2009: Former South Korean president and 2000 Nobel Peace Prize recipient Kim Dae-jung died of multiple organ dysfunction syndrome.
The study also suggested that while statins did not reduce the risk of pneumonia, multiple organ dysfunction syndrome, and surgical complications, they did reduce mortality in patients with postoperative multiple organ dysfunction syndrome and in those developing postoperative surgical complications.
Nutraceutical: Probiotics Indication: Multiple organ dysfunction syndrome (MODS) Source: Am J Clin Nutr, March 2007;85(3):816-23.
Significantly greater reductions in multiple organ dysfunction syndrome scores and chest radiograph scores were observed in the treatment group.