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(MedPage Today) -- Does this score take the guesswork out of dual antiplatelet therapy?
Dr Aaron Holley examines the usefulness of the STOPBANG score for obstructive sleep apnea. Medscape Critical Care
(Concordia University) New research shows that preschoolers who score lower on a memory task are likely to score higher on a dropout risk scale at the age of 12.
The Apgar score that evaluates a baby's condition at birth may also be a useful tool for predicting whether a mother is critically ill, new research suggests. The Apgar score is a universal measure do...
A new risk assessment score more accurately reflects the probability of dying from chronic myeloid leukemia than do existing scoring systems.
A new study assesses the diagnostic value of the HEART score compared with clinical judgement for ACS in patients with undifferentiated chest pain. Emergency Medicine Journal
An expert panel has developed a model score sheet to help determine whether repair or conservative management is in order for unruptured intracranial aneurysms Medscape Medical News
A new clinical prediction model can help identify high risk of venous thromboembolism (VTE) among patients with a leg cast, according to a study published this week in PLOS Medicine. The study was con...
Evidence suggests that diet plays an important role in the development of mental disorders, especially anxiety. Dietary diversity score is an indicator for assessing diet quality. However, its associa...
The Readmission Risk score (RR score) is a software application developed to identify patients at increased risk for readmission. This score was developed to improve on the methodology for 30-day risk...
The aim of this study was to investigate the prognostic prediction power of a newly introduced early warning score modified by serum lactate level, the National Early Warning Score-Lactate (NEWS-L) sc...
Sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) is closely associated with preoperative complications. STOP-Bang score was validated for preoperative screening of SDB. However, STOP-Bang score lacks adequately high ...
The AIMS65 score and the Glasgow-Blatchford risk score (GBRS) are validated preendoscopic risk scores for upper gastrointestinal hemorrhage (UGIH).