What other prediction models regarding pneumonia severity and outcomes are currently in development?

Updated: Sep 30, 2020
  • Author: Justina Gamache, MD; Chief Editor: Guy W Soo Hoo, MD, MPH  more...
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Still other prediction models regarding pneumonia severity and outcomes are currently being explored and developed, such as the Spanish CURXO-80 tool [48] ; predisposition, insult, response, and organ dysfunction (PIRO) tool [49] ; and systolic blood pressure, multilobar involvement, albumin level, respiratory rate, tachycardia, confusion, oxygenation and arterial pH (SMART-COP) tool. [50]


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