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Acute Renal Failure Mortality Score

Purpose:

To predict hospital mortality for a patient with acute renal failure (ARF) using the SHARF scores of Lins et al.

Specialty:

Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics
Clinical Laboratory

Objective:

severity, prognosis, stage

ICD-10:

N17

Description:

Lins et al developed the Stuivenberg Hospital Acute Renal Failure (SHARF) scores to predict the prognosis for a hospitalized patient with acute renal failure (ARF). These can help identify a patient who may benefit from more aggressive management. The authors are from Antwerp, Belgium.

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