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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TMPM-ICD9: a trauma mortality prediction model based on ICD-9-CM codes.
PIM2 is a poor mortality prediction model for developing country settings due to resource-poor conditions and difference in disease prevalence.
The Mortality Prediction Model version II (7) (MPM-II) and the latest version of SAPS model (8) (SAPS III) are two examples.