NIGERIAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PRACTICE, vol.19, no.6, pp.761-765, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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NIGERIAN JOURNAL OF CLINICAL PRACTICE
Glasgow coma scale-age-systolic blood pressure score, modified early warning scoring system, mortality, nontraumatic critical patient, MEDICAL ADMISSIONS, TRAUMA PATIENTS, MORTALITY, VALIDATION, SYSTEM, MGAP
Introduction: The purpose of this study is to assess and compare the discriminatory ability of the Glasgow coma scale (GCS)-age-systolic blood pressure (GAP) score and modified early warning scoring system (mEWS) score for 4-week mortality, for the patients being in the triage category 1 and 2 who refer to Emergency Department (ED).