mortality prediction model


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mortality prediction model

Abbreviation: MPM
A rating system of the severity of illness of patients admitted to an ICU. It includes the patient's age, need for vasoconstricting drugs (blood pressure), kidney function, urinary output, coagulation status, oxygenation, need for mechanical ventilation, mental status, liver health, cancer diagnosis (if any), and the presence of mass lesions in the brain.
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18 Most of these scoring systems except SOFA and mortality prediction model (MPM) have good sensitivity and specificity if applied during first 24 hours of admission in ICU.
TMPM-ICD9: a trauma mortality prediction model based on ICD-9-CM codes.