Predicting postoperative morbidity in adult elective surgical patients using the Surgical Outcome Risk Tool (SORT).

@article{Wong2017PredictingPM,
  title={Predicting postoperative morbidity in adult elective surgical patients using the Surgical Outcome Risk Tool (SORT).},
  author={Danny Jon Nian Wong and Charlotte M Oliver and Suneetha Ramani Moonesinghe},
  journal={British journal of anaesthesia},
  year={2017},
  volume={119 1},
  pages={95-105}
}
Background The Surgical Outcome Risk Tool (SORT) is a risk stratification instrument used to predict perioperative mortality. We wanted to evaluate and refine SORT for better prediction of the risk of postoperative morbidity. Methods We analysed prospectively collected data from a single-centre cohort of adult patients undergoing major elective surgery… CONTINUE READING