A Risk Prediction Score for Kidney Failure or Mortality in Rhabdomyolysis
Gearoid M. McMahon MB BCh1,2, Xiaoxi Zeng,MD1,3 and Sushrut S. Waikar, MD, MPH1
JAMA Intern Med. Published online September 02, 2013. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2013.9774
Read the article here: http://archinte.jamanetwork.com/article.aspx?articleid=1733454
Online calculator developed by Karandeep Singh, MD1
1Renal Division, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
2National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute's Framingham Heart Study and Center for Population Studies, Framingham, MA
3Department of Nephrology, West China Hospital of Sichuan University
Age (years): <= 50 > 50 to <= 70 > 70 to <= 80 > 80
Gender: Male Female
Initial Creatinine (mg/dL): < 1.4 1.4 - 2.2 > 2.2
Initial Calcium (mg/dL): < 7.5 >= 7.5
Initial CPK (u/L): > 40,000 <= 40,000
Etiology is myositis, exercise, statins or seizure: Yes No
Initial Phosphate (mg/dL): < 4.6 4.6 - 5.4 > 5.4
Initial CO2 (mmol/L): < 19 >= 19
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