Prognostic factors of spontaneous intracerebral haemorrhage in haemodialysis patients and predictors of 30-day mortality.

@article{Huang2008PrognosticFO,
  title={Prognostic factors of spontaneous intracerebral haemorrhage in haemodialysis patients and predictors of 30-day mortality.},
  author={B Huang and C Liao and W H Huang and Yu-Hsun Hsu and J Hsu and H-C Yen and Chun-Liang Lin},
  journal={Internal medicine journal},
  year={2008},
  volume={38 7},
  pages={568-74}
}
BACKGROUND The prognostic factors of intracerebral haemorrhage (ICH) in haemodialysis (HD) patients are not fully clear and there is no standard clinical grading scale to predict 30-day mortality. Our aim was to develop such a scale. METHODS Records of all HD patients with spontaneous ICH presenting to Chang Gung Memorial Hospital in Taiwan during 1994-2004 were reviewed. The study design was a retrospective analysis of data collected from one hospital. Prognostic factors were identified by… CONTINUE READING