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Cumulative Illness Rating Scale | Geriatric Patients CIRS(G)

Purpose:

To evaluate a geriatric patient for the level of comorbid conditions using the Cumulative Illness Rating Scale for Geriatrics CIRS(G) of Miller et al.

Specialty:

Geriatric Medicine - Family Practice, Geriatric Medicine - Internal Medicine

Objective:

severity, prognosis, stage, disease progression, comorbid conditions

ICD-10:

R41.8, R54

Description:

The Cumulative Illness Rating Scale for Geriatrics CIRS(G) was developed by Miller et al based on the Cumulative Illness Rating Scale of Linn et al. This can be used to measure the burden of current and chronic illnesses in the older adult. The authors are from the University of Pittsburgh.

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