MELD score

MELD score

10 - 50 downloads

Add this app to your lists
The Model for End-Stage Liver Disease (MELD) can be used to evaluate short term survival in an adult with end-stage liver disease. This score is based on serum creatinine, serum total bilirubin, INR and cause of the cirrhosis (cholestatic, alcoholic, other). It is more accurate than Child Pugh score in the assessment of advanced disease and is often used to stratify candidates for liver transpantation thus being useful for hepatologists and hepato-biliopancreatic surgeons.
This app calculates MELD score and provides the survival rate after 1 day, 7 days, 1 month, 3 months, 6 months, 1 year and 2 years.

References:

Chalasani N, Kahi C, et al. Letter to the Editor: Model for End-Stage Liver Disease (MELD) for predicting mortality in patients with acute variceal bleeding. Hepatology. 2002; 35: 1282-1284.

Kamath PS, Wiesner RH, et al. A model to predict survival in patients with end-stage liver disease. Hepatology. 2001; 33: 464-470.

Tags: meld score, calcolo meld score, meld score calculator, calcolo del meld, model for endstage liver disease (meld) score, punteggio meld 12, calcolo punteggio meld, meld 6, the model for endstage liver disease (meld) score, escore meld.

Screenshots MELD score
View bigger - MELD score for Android screenshot
View bigger - MELD score for Android screenshot
Comments and ratings for MELD score

  • There aren't any comments yet, be the first to comment!