Subscribe

Minimum Data Set Mortality Risk Index for Nursing Home Resident

Purpose:

To use the Minimum Data Set Mortality Risk Index of Porock et al to predict 6-month mortality for a nursing home resident.

Specialty:

General content (available to all)

Objective:

risk factors, severity, prognosis, stage

ICD-10:

Description:

Porock et al developed a model for predicting death in a nursing home based on the minimum data set. This Minimum Data Set Mortality Index can help to identify patients who may benefit from more aggressive management. The authors are from the University of Nottingham and the University of Missouri at Columbia.

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

RECENT TWEETS

medal descover
medal iphone