Start

Evolving DIC Score of Kinasewitz et al in a Septic Patient

Specialty:

Allergy, Immunology, Anesthesiology, Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Emergency Medicine, Family, General Practice, Geriatrics, Internal Medicine, Medical Genetics, Neurological Surgery, Neurology, Obstetrics, Gynecology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Otolaryngology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Plastic Surgery, Preventive Medicine, Psychiatry, Radiology, Surgery, Urology, Other

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Kinasewitz et al developed a score for evaluating disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC) in a patient with sepsis. The score can help identify a patient who may benefit from more aggressive management. The authors are from the University of Oklahoma.

To read more or access our algorithms and calculators, please log in or register.

RECENT TWEETS

medal descover
medal iphone