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Prognostic Scores | Acute Coronary Syndromes (ACS)

Purpose:

To predict the 10 year mortality rate for a patient with an acute coronary syndrome (ACS) using the scores of Persson et al.

Specialty:

Cardiovascular Diseases, Geriatric Medicine - Family Practice, Geriatric Medicine - Internal Medicine

Objective:

criteria for diagnosis, severity, prognosis, stage, disease progression, complication detection

ICD-10:

I24, I24.9

Description:

Persson et al developed two scores for evaluating the long-term prognosis for a patient with acute coronary syndrome (ACS). The authors are from University Hospital Gothenburg (Sweden), University Hospital Lorenskog (Norway), University of Oslo, and Karolinska University Hospital.

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