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Risk Scale of Letts et al for Neonatal Vascular Insufficiency

Specialty:

Pedatrics

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

Neonates are at risk for vascular insufficiency in a limb, which can result in gangrene and the need for amputation. Infants in the neonatal ICU are at greatest risk. Letts et al developed a simple risk score that can help identify neonates at risk for this complication.

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