Development and validation of a predictive mortality risk score from a European hemodialysis cohort

@inproceedings{Floege2015DevelopmentAV,
  title={Development and validation of a predictive mortality risk score from a European hemodialysis cohort},
  author={Juergen Floege and Iain A Gillespie and Florian Kronenberg and Stefan D. Anker and Ioanna Gioni and Sharon Richards and Ronald L. Pisoni and Bruce M. Robinson and Daniele Marcelli and Marc C Froissart and K -U Eckardt},
  booktitle={Kidney international},
  year={2015}
}
Although mortality risk scores for chronic hemodialysis (HD) patients should have an important role in clinical decision-making, those currently available have limited applicability, robustness, and generalizability. Here we applied a modified Framingham Heart Study approach to derive 1- and 2-year all-cause mortality risk scores using a 11,508 European incident HD patient database (AROii) recruited between 2007 and 2009. This scoring model was validated externally using similar-sized Dialysis… CONTINUE READING
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