Funded Project Details - FY2021
|Title:|| Development and Validation of a Cirrhosis-specific Surgical Risk Calculator (C-SuRC)|
George N. Ioannou
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||Health Services R&D
|| August 2020 -
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Background: Perioperative mortality is 2-4 times higher in patients with cirrhosis compared to patients without cirrhosis due to cirrhosis-related factors such as portal hypertension and impaired hepatic synthetic function. Currently no models exist that accurately estimate peri-operative mortality and morbidity in patients with cirrhosis. Our overarching aim is to develop and validate a Cirrhosis-specific Surgical Risk Calculator (C- SuRC) that accurately estimates perioperative mortality and c...
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