prognostic scoring system

prognostic scoring system

Any scoring to help predict outcome(s) and identify Pts and clinical situations in which the potential value of intensive care is low, while the burden of therapy is high, providing a numerical prediction of mortality. See APACHE II, MPS, PRISM, SAPS, TISS.
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4) The panel takes cognisance of the fact that the IPSS and the World Health Organization (WHO) Prognostic Scoring System (WPSS) are being revised, but at this stage the IPSS is still the most extensively used system in South Africa.
DIPSS Plus: a refined dynamic international prognostic scoring system for primary myelofibrosis that incorporates prognostic information from karyotype, platelet count, and transfusion status.
Dacogen (decitabine) for Injection is indicated for treatment of patients with myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS), including previously treated and untreated, de novo and secondary MDS of all French-American-British (FAB) subtypes (refractory anemia, refractory anemia with ringed sideroblasts, refractory anemia with excess blasts, refractory anemia with excess blasts in transformation, chronic myelomonocytic leukemia), and Intermediate-1, Intermediate-2 and High-Risk International Prognostic Scoring System (IPSS) groups.
Responses were observed in all MDS FAB subtypes, in patients with low, intermediate or high risk disease by the MDS International Prognostic Scoring System (IPSS) and in patients with del (5q) and other chromosome abnormalities.
This analysis was based on data from 19 high-risk, 18 intermediate 2, and 8 intermediate 1 patients, as defined by the International Prognostic Scoring System (IPSS) that is used to classify MDS patients.
This analysis was based on data from 19 high-risk, 19 intermediate 2, and 8 intermediate 1 patients, as defined by the International Prognostic Scoring System (IPSS) that is used to classify MDS patients.
The observed overall response rate was 49 percent, with a 64 percent response rate in 'high-risk' patients as defined by the International Prognostic Scoring System.
First medicinal product to achieve a transfusion independence rate of greater than 40 percent across higher risk MDS International Prognostic Scoring System (IPSS) risk categories
Dacogen is indicated in the United States for treatment of patients with MDS including previously treated and untreated, de novo, and secondary MDS of all French-American-British (FAB) subtypes (refractory anemia, refractory anemia with ringed sideroblasts, refractory anemia with excess blasts, refractory anemia with excess blasts in transformation, and chronic myelomonocytic leukemia), and Intermediate-1, Intermediate-2, and High-Risk International Prognostic Scoring System (IPSS) groups.
8 /PRNewswire/ -- GE Marquette Medical Systems today introduced the Duke Treadmill Score in the CASE(R) 8000 Cardiac Assessment System, the first device-integrated prognostic scoring system designed to advance the effectiveness of stress testing and help physicians more accurately assess patients' risk of future cardiac events.
Dacogen was approved by the FDA on May 2, 2006 for the treatment of patients with myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) including previously treated and untreated, de novo, and secondary MDS of all French-American-British (FAB) subtypes (refractory anemia, refractory anemia with ringed sideroblasts, refractory anemia with excess blasts, refractory anemia with excess blasts in transformation, and chronic myelomonocytic leukemia), and Intermediate-1, Intermediate-2, and High-Risk International Prognostic Scoring System (IPSS) groups.
The EORTC system is robust for the stratification of small trials, while the CALGB prognostic scoring system, with six strata for risk, demands a large sample size to ensure statistically significant subgroup separation," said Dr.