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The Hacettepe Score for Perforated Peptic Ulcer Disease

Specialty:

Infectious Diseases
General Surgery & Anesthesiology
Gastroenterology

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

The Hacettepe Score can be used to predict the risk of death in a patient with perforated peptic ulcer disease. This can identify patients who may benefit from more aggressive therapy. The authors are from Hacettepe University in Ankara, Turkey.

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